Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

Want to spend a full day fresh-water fishing? Check out our exciting fresh water fishing guide!

Activities: Cycling, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Kayaking, Walking & Hiking

Lake Marie Trail

Lake Marie
Winchester Bay, OR

Length: 1 mile (loop) Difficulty: Easy Surface: Dirt, paved Information courtesy of Coos Trails. Access:   From Coos Bay, drive on US 101 north approximately 21 miles to the access to Umpqua Lighthouse State Park.  The park is located on the…

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

Oregonian Wayne Van Burger loves to share his passion for sport fishing on the “The Joy of Fishing,” a weekly, half-hour program that airs on the Fox Sports Northwest cable network. This former Marshfield High School head wrestling coach and…

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Miscellaneous

No trip to Oregon’s Adventure Coast is complete without a Dungeness crab feast; and the best crab are always the ones you bring up yourself from the waters of lower Coos Bay (especially during this time of year). Fall is typically the best…

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Kayaking, State Parks & National Lands

Oregon Coast Kayaking

Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 621-0496

Owner John Schlesinger is an ACA certified instructor and has been giving tours and lessons for five years. John’s sole goal is to deliver an exciting and safe kayaking experience for  everyone who is willing. Private lessons/tours available…

Activities: Eat & Drink, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… because crab season has officially kicked off in Oregon’s south coast, Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston! The season will offer the tastiest bounty of the sea for crab connoisseurs, and…

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

Pacific Charter Services

63480 Crossline Road
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 378-3040

Led by Captain Steven Dwight, Pacific Charter Services LLC will show you a great time! Rockfish Lingcod Tuna Salmon Steelhead Crabbing Tours 28-ft Grady White Boat with state of the art electronics All gear & bait provided

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

Most Pacific salmon fishing occurs April through November, and sport seasons are regulated for Coho and Chinook salmon by state and federal agencies. Check with the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife for the most up to date recreation report…

Activities: Eat & Drink, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

SAMPLE Annual Charleston Crab Feed

Sunday, 6/19/2016 to Tuesday, 6/21/2016
Old Charleston School House
Charleston, Oregon 97302
(541) 269-0215

Fresh Dungeness Crab Dinners, whole or half crabs at market price includes side dishes,bread, beverage and cake. Projected prices: $18 for whole crab dinner and $14 for half crab dinner but market dictates final price. Pricing will be updated as…

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

Sharky’s Charters

63422 Kingfisher Rd. Suite B
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 260-9110

USCG Certified Master, over 750 days at sea, and 30 years experience. Currently offering fishing, crab, salmon, and tuna. You may recognize Captain John from the “Basin Tackle Outdoors Show”. Captain John operates one of the fastest…

Activities: ATVing & Motorsports, Dunes, Eat & Drink, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, State Parks & National Lands

Early in 2011, we hosted our Chowder Bounty Travel Correspondent winner for a weekend of fun. Her job was to show up, have a great time, and share her experience. We hope her trip will inspire you to find your adventure here!