Outfitters and Guides

A river outfitter readies his clients and equipment for a day on the Klamath River.

Outfitters and Guides - 2018

A variety of outfitters and guides operate under a special use permit on the Klamath National Forest’s rivers and wilderness areas.  These outfitters and guides are our partners in offering high quality recreational experiences to the public. Because they have specialized knowledge, skills, experience, and equipment, they provide opportunities for people with limited experience or abilities to enjoy this National Forest.

Whitewater Outfitters and Guides

These outfitter guides operate commercial raft or kayak trips on rivers and creeks withing the National Forest including the Klamath River, Scott River, Salmon River, and Clear Creek. Each of these outfitter guides have been issued long-term "priority use" permits by the National Forest. Click on the links below to leave the Forest Service website and visit the whitewater outfitters' websites. 

Information on the annual Karuk Ceremonial Activity on the Klamath River is available here.

 

Fishing Guides

Fishing guides typically offer drift boat trips that include wading & fly fishing on the Klamath River.  Each of these outfitter guides have been issued long-term "priority use" permits by the National Forest. Each year the Forest issues several temporary permits to additional fishing guides. Click on the links below to leave the Forest Service website and visit the fishing guides' websites.  

 

Packstock Outfitters and Guides

The following businesses provide packstock outfitting and guiding or packer services in the backcountry and wildernesses of the Klamath National Forest.  The Klamath National Forest includes all of the Marble Mountain and Russian Wildernesses, and portions of the Siskiyou and Trinity Alps Wildernesses.

McBroom & Co., Packers and Guides
Offers full service, guided trips, elk hunts, drop camps, and dunnage, primarily serving the Marble Mountain, north half of the Trinity Alps, and Russian Wildernesses from the Salmon River trailheads. 

S&E Outfitters
Offers pack trips and dunnage service primarily serving the east Marble Mountain Wilderness, north half of the Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Russian Wilderness from the Scott Valley trailheads. 

Backpacking & Hiking Guides

These outfitter guides offer backpacking or guided hiking trips in the Marble Mountains, Russian, and Trinity Alps Wildernesses. 

 

 





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