Meet Our Sacramento River Fishing Guides

30 Years Experience


Kirk has been a guide and outfitter for over 30 years. Named one of the "West Coast's Top Guides" Kirk specializes in Salmon, Trout, and Steelhead fishing, year round. Born in Novato, CA. making his home in Redding, California. Fishing is Kirk's passion, and he is a full-time, Professional Guide and can be found on the river fishing or in the field hunting. Kirk has experience fishing different types of waters from the Western States to New Zealand. Personable and friendly, With Kirk's knowledge, and always keeping your safety at first priority, guided fishing adventure is sure to be enjoyable, and successful.


Justin, a Redding, CA native, and continues to call this home, with his wife and family. Justin's love for the outdoors and fishing is very apparent, and shows through while fishing on the river.Guiding the North Sate for over 12 years, a First Class Pro Guide. Justin will provide you with all the patience and knowledge, you need to keep your rod busy for the day. Specializing in Salmon, Trout, and Steelhead fishing.


Gary is a Northern California Native and is an avid outdoor enthusiast who's passion for hunting and fishing are second to none. He has an extensive knowledge of our north state waterways and has been hunting and fishing here his entire life. Gary is very easy going and enjoys guiding people of all ages. Gary has two children that he is very proud of . His daughter Teal age 21 and his son Scott age 14. Gary specializes in fishing Shasta Lake year round for Spotted Bass, Small Mouth Bass, Trout and Land locked Salmon.


Derek is one of our top hunting guides. He is born and raised in Red Bluff, CA, and continues to make this his home. Derek's first hand knowledge of Northern California big game hunting, his professionalism, passion for hunting, and expertise, sets him above the rest. As a full time guide, you can always find him outdoors in search of the next big trophy.


Matt has been guiding for over 10 years, and has a background in Science, with a Masters in Biology. Matt is knowledgeable, friendly, and a fantastic guide. When Matt is not on the water fishing, he enjoys rock climbing, and discovering new waters with bigger fish.


Dave has lived in Shasta County for more than 20 years, fishing all the local rivers and lakes. He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys fishing, camping, backpacking, hunting, and boating. Dave is patient and has a great sense of humor. Dave’s enthusiasm for fishing is contagious for people of all ages.


Fred has been guiding full-time for over 30 years and has extensive experience as an instructor. Fred has taught fly fishing programs, that he has developed, at local Colleges and at California State University of Sacramento. Fred is a world traveler, and fly fishes all over the world. With Fred's experience and knowledge, your guided fly fishing will be a great day, any day of the week. Fred also a talented artist. He creates amazing ceramic fish art and many painting.


Lisa is the Office Manager, and Kirk's wife. Lisa is a life long native of Redding, California, born and raised in Redding. Lisa has experience fishing and hunting the Western States to New Zealand. With a background in business, Lisa will handle all your fishing and hunting needs, with professionalism and courtesy. Providing excellent customer service to ensure your guided trip is first class