Recreation

McKenzie River ~ Permitted River Outfitter & Guides

Only permitted river outfitters and guides are authorized to operate commercially on the upper McKenzie River, under special use permit with the Willamette National Forest.

Professional guides will provide the equipment, experience, knowledge and skills necessary to safely and enjoyably navigate the river.

Please check with the McKenzie River Ranger District for the most up to date list of river outfitters and guides.

Table of Guides last updated: May 2014

Company Address Telephone Rafting Drift-boat Fishing Rivers Authorized Other
A HELFRICH RIVER OUTFITTER LLC 1950 YOLANDA AVE., SPRINGFIELD, OR 97477 541 726-5039 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
ALL-STAR OUTFITTERS LLC 3322 WINCHESTER WAY, EUGENE, OR 97401 541 914-2886 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
BEND FLY GUIDES LLC PO BOX 7311, BEND, OR 97708 541 283-6196   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
BERT’S GUIDE SERVICE LLC 17277 SW KEMMER RD., BEAVERTON, OR 97007 503 962-0389 X X Upper McKenzie  
CADDIS FLY ANGLING SHOP 168 W 6th AVE, EUGENE, OR 97401 541 342-7005   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
CALYPSO GUIDE SERVICE 1495 CREST DR., EUGENE, OR 97405 541 484-2595 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
CASTER’S GUIDE SERVICE LLC 643 NW SURVISTA AVE, CORVALLIS, OR 97333 541 602-2046 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
CLAYTON HOLLOWAY’S GUIDE SERVICE 1217 SEQUOIA SPRINGFIELD,  OR 97477 541 968-4822   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
CO GUIDE SERVICE PO BOX 103, VIDA, OR 97488 541 953-6453 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
DAVE HELFRICH OUTFITTER 47555 MCKENZIE HWY, VIDA, OR 97488 541 896-3786   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
DEAN HELFRICH & SONS LLC 2833 20th ST, SPRINGFIELD, R 97477 541 747-8401 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
DON WOUDA GUIDE SERVICE 90684 HILL RD, SRINGFIELD OR 97478 541 746-1041   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
ETHAN NICKEL GUIDE SERVICE 170 W. 35th PLACE, EUGENE, OR 97405 541 554-2303   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
EMERALD VALLEY O/G LLC 680 W. 35th PLACE EUGENE, OR 97405 541 914-0265 X   Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
(the) FLY FISHER’S PLACE INC PO BOX 1179, SISTERS, OR 97759 541 549-3474   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette & North Santiam Walk/Wade Trips & Clear Lake Trips & Trail Bridge Reservoir
GARY WILLIAMS GUIDE SERVICE 1375 INGLEWOOD AVE, EUGENE, OR 97401 541 485-8106   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
GREG WHITE GUIDE SERVICE 2873 NORKENZIE, EUGENE, OR 97408 541 556-6600   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
HIGH COUNTRY EXPEDITIONS LLC 55447 MCKENZIE RIVER DRIVE, MCKENZIE BRIDGE, OR 97413 541 822-8288 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette Shuttles
HIGH DESERT RIVER OUTFITTERS PO BOX 264, MAUPIN, OR 97037 800 461-5823 X   Upper McKenzie  
HORSE CREEK OUTDOORS LLC PO BOX 2817, MCKENZIE BRIDGE, OR 97413 541 822-3243 X   Upper McKenzie Shuttles
JERRY TUBBS OUTFITTER & GUIDE 897 N 55th STREET, SPRINGFIELD, OR 97478 541 747-9534 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
KEVIN HAWKINS FISHING 4350 SE ELSEWHERE LN., MILWAUKIE, OR 97222 503 789-9958   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
MICHAEL T WILLIAMS ENTERPRISES PO BOX 11392, EUGENE,  OR 97440 541 513-7778   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette Walk/Wade Trips & Salmon Cr., N.Fork Willamette, S.Fork McKenzie & Clear Lake
MIKES FLYFISHING GUIDE SERVICE PO BOX 3327, EUGENE, OR 97403 541 554-4901   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
OREGON RIVER EXPERIENCES 18074 S BOONE COURT, BEAVER CREEK, OR 97004 503 563-1500 X   Upper McKenzie  
OREGON WHITEWATER ADVENTURES INC 39620 DEERHORN RD., SPRINGFIELD,  OR 97478 541 746-5422 X   Upper McKenzie  
OUTDOOR VENTURES LLP PO BOX 7713 BEND, OR 97708 541 520-2793 X X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette Dory & Kayak &, Cataraft & , River Skills &, Environmental Education
OUZEL OUTFITTERS, INC PO BOX 817 BEND, OR 97709 541 385-5947 X X Upper McKenzie Kayak
PEAK 7 ADVENTURES 3048 S.W. HIGH DESERT DR. STE Q PRINEVILLE, OR 97754 503-928-7757 X   Upper McKenzie  
REDSIDE GUIDE SERVICE 2202 PIERCE ST., EUGENE,  OR 97405 541 554-9538   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
RIVERSTONE ADVENTURES LLC 63134 RIVERSTONE ST., EUGENE, OR 97405 1-800 620-0269 X   Upper McKenzie  
SCHAEFER’S GUIDE SERVICE PO BOX 34, VIDA, OR 97488 541 896-3789   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
SUN COUNTRY TOURS, INC 531 SW 13TH STREET, BEND, OR 97702 541 382-6277 X   Upper McKenzie  
TNT WHITEWATER RAFTING LLC 26316 CHERRY CREEK RD., MONROE, OR 97456 541-847-6085 X   Upper McKenzie Shuttles
TY HOLLOWAY’S GUIDE SERVICE 1217 SEQUOIA SPRINGFIELD,  OR 97477 541 915-9425   X Upper McKenzie & Middle Fork of the Willamette  
YD ADVENTURES 19390 SW MOHAVE CT., TUALLATIN, OR 97062 503 692-9070 X   Upper McKenzie Rock Climbing