FLY FISHING

The fly fishing in Sun Valley is world-class!

The Sun Valley area offers spectacular freestone, spring creek, tail water and alpine lake flyfishing opportunities that reward novice and expert anglers alike. Our primary waters include the Big Wood River, Silver Creek, the Salmon River, the Big Lost River, the Copper Basin and dozens of alpine lakes.

Many species occupy our local waters including rainbow trout, brown trout, brook trout, bull trout, cutthroat trout, grayling, steelhead, sockeye, chinook and kokanee salmon. Let one of our experienced, knowledgeable and professional guides lead you on a half-day, three-quarter day or full day adventure into our local wilderness!

Full Day 8 Hours (includes lunch) 1-2 anglers $475
+ 3rd angler $125

3/4 Day 5-6 Hours 1-2 anglers $350
+ 3rd angler $100

1/2 Day 3-4 Hours 1-2 anglers $300
+ 3rd angler $75

Steelhead Fishing 1-2 anglers $500
+ 3rd angler $125


Sun Valley Outfitters – Where your Rocky Mountain dreams come true!

The Big Wood is a classic Rocky Mountain freestone river that offers blue ribbon angling for rainbow and brown trout. Many different mayflies, stoneflies and caddis flies call the Big Wood home making for some truly excellent flyfishing in one of the most majestically beautiful mountain ranges in the United States!

Full Day  8 Hours  (includes lunch)  1-2 anglers  $475
+ 3rd angler $125

3/4 Day  5-6 Hours   1-2 anglers $350
+ 3rd angler $100

1/2 Day  3-4 Hours   1-2 anglers $300
+ 3rd angler $75

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Silver Creek is one of the finest spring creek fisheries in North America! Rising through layers of limestone and emerging in a thousand small springs, the waters of Silver Creek flow together to create a unique spring creek ecosystem that is home to some of the most prolific mayfly hatches in the world! Brown and rainbow trout proliferate this river system which is famous for its high level of challenge and natural beauty. Every fish landed at “The Creek” should be considered a trophy even for the most experienced angler.

Full Day  8 Hours  (includes lunch)  1-2 anglers $475
+ 3rd angler $125

3/4 Day  5-6 Hours   1-2 anglers $350
+ 3rd angler $100

1/2 Day  3-4 Hours   1-2 anglers $300
+ 3rd angler $75

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The Big Lost is a spectacular rainbow trout fishery that offers freestone and tailwater sections which flow along the base of one of the most scenic mountain ranges in the West. In addition to rainbows, the Big Lost also offers a run of kokanee salmon which migrate up the river system in the fall.  An hour’s drive from Sun Valley, an adventure to the Big Lost is always worth the effort!

Full Day  8 Hours  (includes lunch)  1-2 anglers $475
+ 3rd angler $125

3/4 Day  5-6 Hours   1-2 anglers $350
+ 3rd angler $100

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The Copper Basin encompasses the East and West Forks of the Big Lost River in addition to numerous small tributaries and alpine lakes. The Copper Basin is one of central Idaho’s true gems and is sandwiched between the White Knob and Pioneer mountain ranges. Rainbow and Yellowstone cutthroat trout are numerous here in addition to brook trout and mountain whitefish. This alpine fishing experience is definitely one not to be missed!

Full Day  8 Hours  (includes lunch)  1-2 anglers $475
+ 3rd angler $125

3/4 Day  5-6 Hours   1-2 anglers $350
+ 3rd angler $100

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The Salmon River is one of the most dynamic fisheries in the western United States. Rainbow trout, west slope cutthroat trout, bull trout, mountain whitefish, cuttbows, squawfish, steelhead, sockeye salmon and king salmon all call this river their home. At the foot of the Sawtooth Mountain range, the “River of No Return” offers some of the most exciting fishing in the region.

Steelhead Fishing    1-2 anglers $500
+ 3rd angler $125

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Fishing Licenses

Any angler over the age 14 must have a valid fishing license.
License information is available at the Idaho Fish and Game web site.
Non-resident 1-DAY  $12.75
Additional days (must be bought consecutively with 1-DAY license) $6.00/day
Non-resident SEASON  $98.25
Resident SEASON  $25.75

Sun Valley Outfitters is the ONLY full service outfitter in the Sun Valley area!