Our Ambassador Program is a way to feature some of our top guides who have developed a partnership with us over the years. These professionals are valuable assets to our crew. We would like you to meet our good friends:
Paula ShearerRead More
Paula Shearer is an experienced fly fishing angler and a guide on the Bow River and Southern Alberta Streams. She started fly fishing at a young age and by her late teens she was hooked on fishing the Bow.
Landon MayerRead More
Landon Mayer’s angling success is fueled by an addiction to pursuing large trout with small flies and lightweight fly-fishing equipment. Mayer enthusiastically teaches and demonstrates his techniques and on-river knowledge to fellow anglers
Jake BurlesonRead More
Jakob (pronounced Yakub) Burleson was born and raised along the front range of Colorado. His Father, being an avid bow hunter, fisherman, and all-around outdoorsman, often drug Jakob along with him.
Braker BrosRead More
We are the Braker Bros—Andrew and Eric Braker. Together we create outdoor films with the hope of sparking sustainable change. We are dedicated to pushing towards a more sustainable future through outdoor media.
John IsolaRead More
John Isola is a Montana-based lifestyle and outdoor photographer. John had the opportunity to pursue this passion as a freelancer for a number of years and has since turned what was arguably the catalyst of his career - fly fishing photography - into a holistic outdoor storytelling experience
Mike PogodaRead More
Mike enjoys helping people fall in love with the sport of fly fishing and sharing his knowledge of Montana and fishing with others. Riversmith is a brand he’s used for many years and he is really excited to be a part of another great team! When he’s not fishing or guiding he’s usually skiing or enjoying the mountains with his family!
Colby CrosslandRead More
Colby Crossland is a professional fly-fishing guide in Dutch John Utah, where he spends the warmer months of the year catching fish and helping others to do the same. When the temperature drops he splits his time between Salt Lake City, Moab, and Mexico
Matt HartmanRead More
Managing The Northern Angler allows him to share his knowledge and passion for the sport daily working with customers in the store, teaching classes, and guiding. More than anything, Matt sees himself as an educator hoping to inspire the next generation of conservation advocates.
Alyssa AdcockRead More
Fly ﬁshing has given her the opportunity to travel and pursue a variety of ﬁsh- smallmouth, trout, musky, tarpon, redﬁsh, snook, boneﬁsh and permit; and she enjoys the challenge of tying new ﬂies for each species. Alyssa has developed a deep appreciation for river ecology and takes special interest in migratory birds; you can often ﬁnd her boat stocked with a pair of binoculars or an aquatic insect collection kit.
Bruce ChardRead More
Bruce has since been a full-time Florida Keys fly fishing flats guide gaining over 32 years of experience and counting. Specializing in sight fishing for bonefish, tarpon and permit Bruce has not only become one of the most sought-after fly-fishing guides in all the Florida Keys but also one of the top saltwater fly casting instructors in the fly fishing industry.
Eric LeiningerRead More
Eric has spent the last 23 years in Oregon. The last 13 years guiding. Plus an additional nine seasons guiding in Alaska for goodnewsriverlodge. Eric is the head guide at Northwest Fly Fishing Outfitters in Portland, Oregon and the Owner of Fly Fish Portland LLC. He specializes in two handed casting instruction, and guiding steelhead, bass, Tiger musky and carp. Plain and simple: “If it swims, we chase it.”
George DanielRead More
George Daniel considers himself a teacher first and a fly fisher second. He has authored three best selling fly fishing books and has authored dozens of articles for national fly fishing publications, including Fly Fisherman Magazine. He continues to travel the county conducting lessons and workshops for private groups, corporations, and conservation organizations.
Drew DonaghueRead More
Fishing on the Texas coast has been a part of Drew’s life since he was a child. Based out of the Rockport area, he works out of his Chittum Laguna Madre skiff and is a local guide that has lived and fished this area his entire life. Fly Fishing is not easy, nor is it supposed to be. Overcoming the elements and its challenges is what makes it so rewarding.
Conway BowmanRead More
For Conway Bowman, home base is Encinitas, CA where he guides for blue water species on the fly – most notably the fast and ferocious Mako shark. An accomplished all-around adventurer, fisherman and waterman, Conway Bowman’s name is synonymous with “extreme” fly fishing.