The Ultimate Guide to Skeena River Fishing

The Skeena River is the second largest river system in BC. Home to over 32 streams and rivers, the Skeena produces the biggest steelhead and salmon runs in the world.

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Unlike many Canadian river systems, the Skeena is fishable all year round.

Planning Your Trip

Fishing the Skeena should be the time of your life. We’ve distilled all the expert reviews, data, and articles you need to plan your next Skeena adventure.

Choosing a Fishing Lodge

The right lodge makes all the difference. We stand behind all of the fishing lodges we work with and know you’ll have an incredible experience any at one. To Speak with a Skeena Expert Call #250-634-3174


Pesqa Ultimate Spring Skeena Steelhead

Skeena, BC

Prime Spring Steelheading on the Skeena, fresh strong Steelhead filled with the power of the ocean. These fish will hit anything which gets in their way.

Pesqa Ultimate Skeena Chinook - $3800

Terrace BC

Look no further if you want a serious chrome. Experience Skeena chinook salmon fishing at its best with great food, incredible boats, top guides and awesome accommodation.

Pesqa Ultimate Skeena Steelhead - $4400

Terrace BC

The largest, meanest summer run steelhead found anywhere on earth swim up the Skeena. Find wild chrome in one of the worlds most beautiful and wild locations.

Choosing a Fishing Guide

Find the best licensed, professional fishing guides based on the details that matter to you most. Compare price, services, and start a conversation.

Bulkley River Front Cabin - Sleeps 5

Smithers BC

Steelheaders cabin on the Banks of the Bulkley river. If your looking for a place to relax and unwind, this is it.

Bob Hull

Bulkley River, BC

Widely respected within the fishing community, both Bob and Jill Hull are true pioneers of professional guiding in British Columbia.

Bulkley River Front Cabin - Sleeps 2

Smithers BC

Steelheaders dream Cabin on the banks of the Bulkley River. The Cabin is small and perfectly formed for a relaxing fall fishing trip.

The Skeena is world famous for being home to the biggest Salmon and Steelhead

Gone Fishin'

Written by local Skeena experts and friends of Pesqa, our stories, interviews, and essays are the greatest resource for planning a perfect Skeena River fishing trip.

Hey, wait! Are you planning a trip?

Every month, our founder, Sam Franklin rounds up the most important news about fishing contitions on Skeena and sends out an email. If you're planning a trip, you really don't want to miss it.