Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR

Shirley Catch Guide Service runs angling trips out of Warrenton and offers to show you what the local fishery is all about.

Capt. Zachary will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. He specializes in light tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing, drift fishing, and spinning, all to get you on that bite. This involves 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Salmon, Sturgeon, Crab, and Rainbow Trout, depending on the season and conditions on the day.

You’ll be fishing from a 23’ Alumaweld boat with enough room for up to 6 anglers at any single time.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing.

Fishing licenses aren’t included, so make sure to get them prior to the trip.

You’ll be able to keep any legal species caught during the trip.

Want to bring the rest of the family along for the ride? Kids are welcome aboard, so you’re free to make it a family adventure.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Shirley Catch Guide Service.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 23 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $500
    Full 8-hour trip, location is dependent on the best catching opportunity.
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FAQs about Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR

Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR offers the following trip to customers:
  • US $250 per person - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS 10in Garmin
  • Fishfinder 10in Garmin
  • Live Bait Well

Trips booked with Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR offers the following type of fishing:
  • River Fishing

Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Shirley Catch Guide Service Astoria OR include:
  • Crab
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Coho)
  • Sturgeon

Meet the Captain

Zachary Shirley
Warrenton, Oregon, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & license verified
33 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2022
Angler's Choice
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Zach Shirley has been fishing the Pacific Ocean and rivers all over Oregon for more than 20 years. Born and raised in Oregon while also coming from a fishing family, Zach’s childhood was spent on the banks or aboard his dad’s boat. Some of his best memories were made on the water, and he is dedicated to making those lifelong memories for you.

About this listing

Targeted species

Crab Crab
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
Salmon (Chinook) Chinook Salmon
Salmon (Coho) Coho Salmon

Boat specs

Alumaweld (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 1997, and restored in 2022. Powered by a 175HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
10in Garmin
Fishfinder
10in Garmin
Live Bait Well

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 14 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
PayPal
Checks

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (41)
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
82%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
89%
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James W.
Excellent
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Overall

Fishing with Zachary

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on August 4, 2023
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John P.
Vancouver, WA
Excellent
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Epic Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on July 19, 2023
We had an awesome time out on the water with Cpt. Zack. Even without boating 3 massive salmon it would have been a great time....
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Adam S.
Arlington, WA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fantastic Chinook Fishing Charter: 5 Stars, Would Repeat

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on July 1, 2023
I recently went on a Chinook fishing charter and it was absolutely fantastic! The guide was friendly and knowledgeable, making...
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Deborah M.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on July 29, 2023
He made sure we were all having a good experience And we got lucky and all got our fish! He was also great with...
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Steve B.
Chandler, AZ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Birthday fishing trip with captain Zachary Shirley

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on July 25, 2023
I chose Shirley Catch Guide service for my Birthday fishing trip and Zach didn’t disappoint. Spent a very relaxing and enjoyable...
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