Guided Fly Fishing in Southern Oregon & Northern California

Rainbow Trout

A licensed guide and Certified Casting Instructor, Tom April is dedicated to promoting the sport of fly fishing.  With over 30 years of experience in Northern California, Burney and the Inter-mountain Area and Southern Oregon, Rogue River, instructing and guiding fly fishing for people of all ages and abilities, he has the skills, patience and enthusiasm to provide an outstanding adventure.

Tom will plan a day of fishing based on your goals and interests. He will review your equipment, making recommendations on terminal tackle and supplies, ensuring that you arrive at your fishing destination fully prepared.

So relax and leave the details to Tom. From dry flies to nymphs, spring creeks to classic runs on freestone rivers, this is your day of fly fishing!

Fishing Report

November 19, 2018 Got a chance to update my web site and invite everyone to fish the Southern Oregon with me in early 2019. I will be guiding again in the Port Orford area from mid January through February. If your interested Please view my calendar for open dates and give me a call to book. also if you want to e-mail ... More
October 26,2017 Were rolling into November and with just a few days left in October the weather and Steelhead fishing on the Rogue River can’t get any better. The Indian Summer were having in Southern Oregon is just what we needed. After all the smoke from fires throughout Southern Oregon we needed this clear warm weather to get ready for ... More
August 20th, 2017 Wow, the summer is blowing by and the trout fishing around Clearwater Lodge is GREAT! Lots of big wild rainbows from the Fall River Valley and nice wild rainbows from the Pit River have kept the Lodge humming. Here are just a few photos of some big rainbows last week at Clearwater Lodge. But now is the ... More