Historically Known For Catching The Biggest
Fish On The Smith And Klamath Rivers
Legendary Salmon and Steelhead Fishing Trips
Lunker Fish Trips Bait & Tackle
2590 Highway 199, Crescent City, CA 95531
Mick Thomas, owner and operator of Lunker Fish Trips Bait & Tackle, has been fishing the rivers of Northern California his entire life. A full-time, licensed fishing guide since 1981, Mick has long been one of the most successful and respected guides on the Smith, Klamath, Eel and Mattole rivers. He offers trips year round on some of the best salmon and steelhead streams outside of Alaska.
Mick's clients have caught some of the largest fall king salmon and winter steelhead on the Smith River, where he offers drift boat trips from September through April.
Mike also guides on the world famous Klamath River for its legendary runs of spring and fall salmon. On the Klamath, Mick's clients fish from a spacious jet boat.
Legendary Fishing Since 1981
Licensed - Bonded - Insured
Mick Thomas, owner of Lunker Fish Trips and a longtime guide on the Smith and Klamath Rivers, is one of the most consistent guides in Northern California. He has led customers to countless steelhead over 20 pounds and king salmon over 50 pounds.