Klamath River Dave Jacobs February 17, 2017 Klamath River. This short Klamath River description is courtesy of Klamath River fishing guide Dave Jacobs. Located just 30 minutes South of Crescent City, California or about one hour North of Eureka, California on HWY 101, you will find another great fishing opportunity that Klamath River salmon and steelhead fishing guide Dave Jacobs also guides clients on. This river hosts two runs of king salmon as well as two runs of steelhead. By jet boat the lower Klamath Rivers lower thirty or so miles of river offer spectacular king salmon and steelhead fishing, as well as viewing of its abundant wildlife and incredible scenery. You and your guests will experience chrome, fresh out of the Pacific Ocean catching of king salmon. Hooking and experiencing the arial leaps and jumps of double digit steelhead fishing, all while you witness, in the wild, a variety of marine mammals such as seals, sea lions, black bears, majestic bald eagles and soaring ospreys all in the wilderness setting of the North Coast.