Fish Tale Guide Service is proud to offer Seattle Fishing Charter Trips for Washington Salmon, Steelhead, Trout, Halibut, & Lingcod. Also Olympic Peninsula Guided Fishing Trips, Washington Fly Fishing or Gear trips available! Washington Rivers & Salt Water Charters

Now booking: Fly Fishing Trips for Fall Salmon on the Olympic Peninsula Rivers out of Forks, WA (gear trips also available)

Also Booking: Hatchery Steelhead fishing trips on the Hoh & Bogachiel Rivers starting November 2019 thru January 2020.  Wild Steelhead Guided Fishing Trips January 2020 thru April 2020

Washington Halibut Charters, Olympic Peninsula Fly Fishing Guide on the Sol Duc River, Calawah River, Bogachiel River, Clearwater River & Hoh River: Washington Rivers & Salt Water Charters, Here are the Water ways we guide on!

Salt Water Areas – La Push, Neah Bay, Seiku, & San Juan’s 

We fish the river & salt water that gives you the greatest opportunity on your fishing trip

“Gift Certificates are available”

Full Day Guided Drift Boat & Salt Boat Trips:

Salt Water Fishing Excursions

  • Salt Water Salmon Charters $200 per person (Boat minimum $500)
  • Salt Water Salmon & Bottom Fish Combo $250 per person (Boat minimum $600)
  • Washington Halibut Charter Trips $400 per person (Boat minimum $800)
  • Washington Lingcod & Bottom Fish Charter Trips $200 per person (Boat minimum $600)

Drift Boat Trips

  • $325 for 1 person
  • $450 for 2 people($225 each)
  • $600 for 3 people($200 each)

     (Box lunches available upon request)

  • 5 anglers maximum for Salt Boat (Contact us for larger groups)
  • 3 anglers maximum for drift boat (Contact us for larger groups)
  • Quality bait and tackle are furnished for all Gear Fishing Trips. Quality Flies and tackle are also furnished for all Fly Fishing Trips.
  • We use only the Best Equipment on the Market! Our boats, a 16’8” fully heated Hyde Drift Boat, a 20’ Alumaweld Super Vee,  26′ Coastal Express, or a 14’ NRS Fishing Raft (for low water conditions), Note: Salt Charter trips on a 26′ King Fisher Coastal Express Boat.
  • If you have a special Fishing Pole you like using your always welcome to bring it.
  • A deposit of 50% is required prior to all trips and is refundable, if cancelled within 15 days of the trip.
  • Blown rivers / low rivers or unforeseeable acts of nature, causing trips to be cancelled will be rescheduled to a suitable date.


If you don’t see what you like, just ask, I’d be glad to put a package together for you.

**** We clean and bag your fish for you****

Loren Morris – Guide/Owner, USCG Licensed Captain, Insured, CPR Certified/First Aid Trained.

“I look forward to hearing from you soon!”

                                     Fish Tale Guide Service

                                      P.O. Box 204, Forks, WA 98331

                                      Call 425-761-7526


Washington Salmon Charter River Seasons:
King Salmon – 
April, May, June, July, October, November
Coho Salmon – 
September, October, November
Pink Salmon – August, September, October, (On odd years)

Washington Steelhead Fishing Charter Seasons:
Hatchery Winter Run Steelhead – December and January
Wild Spring Run Steelhead – January, February, March, April
Summer Run Steelhead – June, July, August

Sea Run Cutthroat Fly Fishing: September & October

Washington Salmon Charter Salt Water Seasons:
King Salmon – 
June, July, August, September
Coho Salmon – 
June, July, August, September
Pink Salmon – June, July, August, September (Run on odd numbered years Only)

BLACK MOUTH/CHINOOK: Dec through April

Halibut Charters: May & June 2020

Bottom Fish – Lingcod, Sea Bass: April, May, June, July, August, Sept, Oct 15th, 2020

Trip Check List:

  • Fishing Trips require Current Washington State Fishing License & Punch Card. (available at most sporting goods stores like Ace Hardware, Fred Meyer, or online) or 1 day fishing trip license available on the day of trip from the Captain for $10.
  • Warm Clothing and Hat.
  • Rain Gear is highly recommended on any trip.
  • Waterproof boots, hip boots or waders.
  • A Lunch, snack and your favorite beverage, or whatever you may want during the day’s trip.Cooler (if you plan on keeping any fish)
  • Sunglasses (Polarized are best)
  • Camera (optional)


  • 1 day Fishing Licenses  are sold on the boat for $10 required for 15 and older (if you don’t have one already).
  • Fish Filleting is complimentary.
  • 15%-20% Gratuity for the Captain/Crew is customary.
  • A small convenience fee is added to credit card transactions.
  • Please read our deposit policy carefully.

Scenic Drift Boat Trips on the Hoh River & Sol Duc River

  • 2-4 hour scenic river float trips for 2-3 people
  • $225 per trip
  • Amazing views and wildlife, bring your camera!


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