Guided back country fly fishing trips
- Join us on a adventure and explore west central Alberta’s wild free stone rivers and breath taking back country
WILD TROUT, MOUNTAIN RIVERS, EPIC BACK DROPS, LIFE LONG FRIENDSHIPS & MEMORIES
…..A great day Fly Fishing is about so much more than catching a fish
It’s about that smile you can’t wipe off the whole drive to the river, It’s about the sun rise that morning and the hatches it brings, It’s about the campfire that night and the stories we share, It’s about the accomplishment of over coming the trials and the challenges of our adventures, It’s the validation when it all comes together, It’s about the lessons we learn on the days that it doesn’t, It’s about the knowledge the river passes down and the respect we develop for it, It’s the memories we make and the people we make them with, It’s about the disconnect from our lives and the solitude we crave, It’s about the connections we make and share with wild places The journey we take defines the memories of our fish
West Central Alberta’s back country rivers and streams are home to amazing fly fishing opportunities, epic scenery and a abundance of wild life. Come and join us as we fish for Browns, Bulls, Brookies & Rockies while we explore our mountain rivers, streams and back channels on a West Country Walk & Wade or Drift Trip. All of our drift trips are conducted in rafts fitted with specialized frames for fly fishing. Fly rafts are an awesome way to fish and allow anglers access to stretches of water that most others never get to see. All of our guided trips include waders & boots as well as any other fishing equipment you require including rods, flies and rigging. We also supply all your food and beverages for the day including a shore lunch. Our trips are seasonal and run April 1st to October 31st
West Country Walk & Wade Day Trips
Come and join us for a day on one of Alberta’s beautiful mountain streams or rivers as we hunt for Bulls, Cutthroat, Browns, Brookies and Rockies while we make our way through main stems and explore back channels and beaver ponds in Central Alberta’s stunning, iconic and wild West Country. Feel free to contact us anytime to discuss your trip. We work hard for our clients to ensure that your trips expectations are met. The timing of your trip, the expectations you have, and the current conditions in the region all play a key role in determining the details of your adventure. Contact us to discuss booking a guided Alberta fly fishing trip today.
Freestone Drift Trips
The Freestone sections of river in West Central Alberta are a paradise for the angler that is seeking a secluded off map fly fishing adventure. The Gin clear mountain waters, abundant wildlife and the epic and iconic Rocky Mountain backdrop all add up to an amazing secluded atmosphere and experience for any fly fishing angler. Our day trips typically begin and end at our shop in Olds or at one of our travel partners venues. All of our floats are conducted in one of our specialized fly fishing rafts. Our rafts are designed to operate in freestone sections of river where rapids, ledges and gravel bars are frequently encountered and the water conditions change on a dime and without warning. Our rafts are equipped to carry a guide and up too x2 clients. All our rafts are equipped with specialized rowing frames that allow for comfortable seating and knee locks for both clients and still provide ample room for gear storage. Our Freestone trips are conducted in sections of river that are home to Cutthroat Trout, Browns Trout, Bull Trout, Brookies and even the odd Cuttbow and Rainbow. These trips are available through much of the open water season and the timing of your trip and the current conditions present in the region will determine the best locations for your drift! Contact us today for more details or to book your next West Country Drift Adventure!
Tailwater Drift Trips
The Red Deer River is an amazingly diverse watershed. The fun and unique opportunities for fly fishing anglers that exist in its tailwater sections are extensive. Pike, Walleye, Sauger, Gold Eye, Moon Eye, Carp, Rocky Mountain White Fish, Brook Trout, Brown Trout and even the odd Rainbow and Bull can be found in the tailwater sections of the Red Deer River. Our tailwater trips typically begin and end at our shop in Olds or at one of our travel partners venues. All of our floats are conducted in one of our specialized fly fishing rafts. Our rafts are equipped to carry a guide and up too x2 clients. All our rafts are equipped with specialized rowing frames that allow for comfortable seating and knee locks for both clients and still provide ample room for gear storage. Tailwater drifts offer clients the opportunity to fish for a variety of species many of which are typically not sought after by fly anglers. Walleye and Gold eye on a fly rod are an absolute blast and if you’re looking for a fun and unique fly angling experience you will want to check out our Red Deer River Tailwater drift.
Stillwater Fly Fishing Trips
Alberta is home to some awesome lake fishing and West Central Alberta can be very productive! Come and enjoy a day on the Lake with one of our guides. Trips typically start and finish at our shop in Olds however arrangements can be made to meet you guide at the lake to avoid needless travel to town and we also meet clients at our travel partner venues. We offer shuttle services for travelers from Calgary, Edmonton & Red Deer. Stillwater trips are also a way to keep fishing during the runoff season and when our rivers blow out occasionally during storm season. Lake fish can be a lot of fun! Typically lake fish grow quicker and larger than fish found in our river systems. Our Stillwater trips include lakes that are home to Pike, Walleye, Rocky Mountain White fish, Perch, Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Brook Trout and even the ever popular Tiger Trout! Contact us today to discuss booking options!