Fishing & Razor Clam Information: Let's look at the
locations on the North Coast. For those who wish to
charter a crabbing adventure or have your own vessel,
who have the experience and who are large enough for the
bar crossings in Garibaldi or the Columbia River Bar can
have or who would like to charter a crabbing trip can
have great success in the ocean waters and on the lower
Columbia River during the sports seasons. (Always check
with current regulations and a shellfish license is
Crabbing in Nehalem and Tillamook Bays is very good in
more protected waters. There are several businesses that
rent everything you need for a safe and enjoyable
crabbing trip. They will even in most cases cook the
crab for you.
We recommend in Nehalem, Jetty Fishery and in Garibaldi
(Tillamook Bay) Garibaldi Marina. These businesses are
focused year round on crabbing opportunities and have
For those who-want a charter for either the ocean or the
lower Columbia give us a call and we will help make the
arrangements. We offer crab trips at certain times of
the year. Dungeness Crab are famous world wide for their
taste and abundance in the cold waters of the Pacific.
Here on Oregon's North Coast there are many
opportunities for you to catch these crawlers of the
Razor Clam is a precious resource here on our local
beaches. We at Gale Force Guides strongly want to
protect it so a couple things for you to remember while
here digging are, the legal limit is 15 clams and the
law is to keep the first 15 you dig regardless of size.
Also don't forget to get your shellfish license before
today for more trip information or to reserve your trip.
- or CALL 503-861-1494