Skeena Steelhead average 8 – 20 pounds, with a reasonable opportunity to catch Steelhead in excess of 20 pounds. Not to mention 30 pound plus Steelhead do exist and are caught each year. An interesting fact of the Skeena River is marine biologists have caught Steelhead 44 pounds and over in their test fishery. At Nicholas Dean Outdoors, world record Steelhead are a possibility. There’s simply no greater place in the world to catch a world record steelhead, and our guides know where they live!