Indigenous Adventures

Capt. Cooper Hedgecock Coos Bay, OR Incorporated Licensed Insured

It wouldn’t be a visit to Oregon’s adventure coast without a visit to Coos Bay. Indigenous Adventures and Captain Cooper Hedgecock will take you on an awesome fishing trip surrounded by a beautiful protected bay, emerald forests and the mighty Pacific Ocean.

Captain Cooper Hedgecock and Indigenous Adventures are located in Coos Bay, Oregon. Captain Cooper started his fishing career at the age of twelve as a deckhand. He got his Captain’s license at the age of eighteen and has never looked back! He welcomes children and anglers of all skill level. He enjoys sharing his knowledge of Oregon’s beautiful rivers and all they have to offer with all of his clients.

Captain Cooper Hedgecock is at the helm of a 24’ Sport Fisherman powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine. His boat is outfitted with a GPS and fish finder. He also has a cooler and all USCG approved safety gear aboard his vessel.

Indigenous Adventures offers a Salmon fishing trip and a Steelhead fishing trip for up to five guests. When you book your trip, all rods, reels, terminal tackle, fresh bait, lures, and fly-fishing equipment is supplied. Captain Cooper will also clean and fillet your catch too! You’ll be fishing on the Coos, Coquill, Umpqua, Elk, and Sixes River systems. This ensures you’ll have the fish biting. Indigenous Adventures also offers a crabbing trip as well.

On your trip with Indigenous Adventures, bring your fishing license with you.  Your line will be tight with Coho Salmon, King Salmon, and Steelhead. With the many different fishing techniques that Captain Cooper is experienced in, you can be sure you won’t leave empty handed. They include drift fishing, spinning, trolling, light tackle, and fly fishing. After your fishing trip with Indigenous Adventures, you can book a stay in one their Yurts for an additional fee.

The freshwater fishing season is heating up! Book your trip now with Indigenous Adventures and Captain Cooper…they’ll give you a fishing experience that will have you coming back year after year.



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  Launch Location

Coos River, Oregon, USA, Coos Bay

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Trips start at $225

2 Trips

1-5 guests

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2015 24' Sport Fisherman

200 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch



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Includes 5 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Salmon fishing varies depending on the time of the year. We could be trolling or taking the drift boat down one of Oregon’s beautiful river systems! 

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Includes 3 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

Drift down one of Oregon’s beautiful river systems while fishing for steelhead! The drift boat is equipped with a heater and a pizza oven! 

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Fish Species

Coho Salmon
King Salmon

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio


  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Fishing Techniques

  • Drift Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fly Fishing Equipment
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Minimum Age

  • All ages welcome

Fishing Location

  • Inshore
  • Nearshore
  • Offshore
  • River

About the Vessel


Capt. Cooper Hedgecock

Boat Type

Sport Fisherman

Boat Length


Year Built


Engine Manufacturer


Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

200 HP