Gone Fishin’: 7 Great Fishing Getaways for Women This Year

Calling all fisherwomen! If you are looking for the perfect getaway that blends a little bit of relaxation, a little bit of fishing, a little bit of girl-time–then we have 7 great fishing holidays you won’t want to miss. Join us this summer for fly-fishing, riding & fishing, hatching and dry-fly clinics and more.

Girls On The Green Fly Fishing Retreat in Green River, USA

Experience the magic of the Green on this Women’s Fly-Fishing Retreat. Head to Oregon and enjoy 4 days, 3 nights of accommodation, morning yoga, breakfast, brown bag river lunches, and nightly bbq dinners. And take part in our Cocktail hour, a Match the Hatch clinic, casting client riverside dry fly clinic, and evening fire river reflections.

The Green River serves as a playground for outdoor enthusiasts, offering a plethora of activities such as fishing, boating, kayaking, and rafting. Anglers are drawn to its abundant fish populations, including trout, catfish, and bass, while paddlers and rafters revel in the thrill of navigating its rapids and calm stretches. The river's scenic beauty, with towering cliffs, lush forests, and diverse wildlife, provides a tranquil backdrop for camping, hiking, and nature exploration along its shores.

Don’t miss it.


Dates: June 25 to June 28, 2024

Horseback Riding and Fishing Experience in BC, Canada

Embark on a journey through the Canadian wilderness with our short getaway package designed for those passing through on Highway 20 on this Horse-riding and Fishing Adventure.

Experience the workings of a traditional horse ranch in British Columbia while immersing yourself in the beauty of the Canadian Wild West. Arrive and unwind for 3 nights at a lodge, where peace, comfort, and top-notch services await. Choose to spend your time enjoying two days of horseback riding or fishing adventures— or get the best of both…. the choice is yours!

Dates: Flexible departures all summer long

Mother's Weekend Fly Fishing in Owyhee River, USA

Curated by women for women, this Fishing Retreat in Oregon is the perfect Mother’s Day gift to yourself and your girlfriends the weekend before Mother’s Day. 

Flowing through the high desert landscape of Oregon, the Owyhee River is a haven for fly fishing enthusiasts seeking solitude and pristine wilderness. With its crystal-clear waters and abundant trout population, the Owyhee River offers anglers a unique opportunity to test their skills against wild rainbow, brown, and brook trout in a breathtakingly scenic setting. Known for its challenging conditions and technical fishing, the Owyhee River rewards patient anglers with the chance to hook into trophy-sized trout amidst the rugged beauty of its canyon walls and expansive vistas.


Dates: May 2 to May 5, 2024

Womens Fly Fishing Wellness Retreat in Montana, USA

Venture to Montana for this Fly-Fishing & Wellness Retreat. Nestled in the rugged beauty of Montana, the Big Hole River offers an unparalleled fly fishing experience for anglers of all levels. Renowned for its pristine waters and abundant trout population, the Big Hole River beckons fishing enthusiasts from around the world to test their skills against its challenging currents and elusive fish species. Whether casting from the comfort of a drift boat or wading in the shallows, anglers can expect to encounter a variety of trout, including rainbow, brown, and cutthroat, amidst the stunning backdrop of the surrounding mountains and forests.

With its designation as one of Montana's Blue Ribbon fisheries, the Big Hole River promises exceptional fishing opportunities throughout the year. Springtime brings the eagerly anticipated hatches of mayflies and caddisflies, while summer offers ample opportunities for dry fly fishing amidst the lush greenery of the riverbanks. As autumn approaches, anglers can witness the spectacle of spawning trout and enjoy the solitude of fishing against the backdrop of vibrant fall foliage. Winter fishing on the Big Hole River is equally rewarding, with dedicated anglers braving the cold to pursue trophy-sized trout in the serene winter landscape.

Dates: Aug 15 to Aug 19, 2024

Fly-Fishing and Yoga Experience in Saratoga, Wyoming, USA

Enjoy daily yoga sessions, unlimited access to the private hot springs, and the chance to learn fly fishing basics that will assure you go home with the confidence and knowledge.

We invite you to join us for this 3-night, 2-day unique fly-fishing experience. You can also arrange to arrive earlier before check-in or leave later after check-out and get in a round of golf (seasonal) or add a massage to your experience! Immerse yourself in nature, soak up the relaxing warmth of these historical hot springs, and make some connections that will last a lifetime!

Dates: April & October Departures

Caddis Fly Fishing Experience in Oregon, USA

To freshwater fly anglers, especially those who frequently ply the trout and steelhead water of the western portion of North America, the caddis or “sedge” is a fish-catching machine.

On this Caddis Fly-Fishing Retreat, you’ll take in the Fall colors and spend your days fishing the Owyhee River in Oregon.

Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of the American West, the Owyhee River offers fly fishing enthusiasts a pristine and serene angling experience. Flowing through the remote canyons of southeastern Oregon, this scenic river is renowned for its clear waters, abundant trout populations, and stunning natural beauty. Named after the indigenous Owyhee people, the river winds its way through rugged desert terrain, carving deep canyons and sculpting breathtaking vistas along its course.

Fly fishing on the Owyhee River is a captivating adventure, where anglers can test their skills against wild rainbow trout, brown trout, and redband trout. The river's crystal-clear waters provide excellent visibility, allowing anglers to spot their quarry amidst the underwater currents and rocky substrates. Whether casting dry flies, nymphs, or streamers, anglers can enjoy thrilling encounters with these elusive trout species while surrounded by the tranquility of the remote wilderness.

Dates: Oct 3 to Oct 6, 2024

Fly Fishing Retreat in Bailey, Colorado, USA

Run away from the city heat and find yourself here to enjoy a nice cool down in the high country on this Colorado Fly-Fishing Retreat. This retreat is our most affordable option and is made for beginners. Enjoy the chance to learn fly fishing basics that will assure you go home with the confidence and knowledge.

We invite you to join us for this 3-night, 2-day unique fly-fishing experience. Immerse yourself in nature, soak up the gorgeous mountain air, and make some connections that will last a lifetime!

Dates: Aug 23 to Aug 26, 2024

Fly Fishing, Backpacking and Yoga Journey in Montana, USA

Fly fish in Yellowstone on this Fly-Fishing, Back-packing and Yoga Adventure. Enjoy some good old fishing, yoga, backpacking, camping, backcountry cooking and more. All activities are designed to accommodate women at all levels of experience.

Revel in the beauty of Yellowstone National Park on this amazing experience that will allow you to unplug and disconnect from phones, and immerse yourself in nature. Let the view wash over you as your mind wanders and creativity begins to flow once again.

Spaces limited so be sure to sign up early.

Dates: Sept 18 to Sept 23, 2024

In the End

Whether you're a fly-fishing expert looking to up your game, or new to fishing-we have a little something for everyone. From British Columbia, to Oregon to Montana - there's no shortage of amazing women’s fishing trips to explore.

We've highlighted some of our top 5 picks for women’s fishing holidays in 2024, and we hope this helps you find the perfect trip for your next fishing adventure.

So grab your girlfriends and get ready for a little fun. We’d love to help you plan your trip. And if you are interested in running a custom group fishing adventure, we can also help with that too., To see more of our trips and active retreats, be sure to visit us at Activ Retreats. We’d love to help you, unless of course, we’ve gone fishin.


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