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“We hit the guide jackpot with Matt and Chase at Western River Anglers!”

– Ruthie, June 2020

“Trout swim only in beautiful places,” anglers often proclaim. Western River Anglers is home to the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem…the world’s premiere trout fishing destination. Nothing beats this region’s rugged grandeur and fishing allure. Spectacular scenery including the majestic Grand Tetons and vast wilderness of Yellowstone National Park unfold upon your arrival to Jackson Hole.

Our friendly and experienced guides are ready to show you legendary rivers like the Snake, Green, Firehole, and Bighorn—home to wild and native trout species including cutthroat, rainbow, and brown. You’ll see bald eagles, moose, elk, and maybe even a bear! You’ll come away with stories of feisty fish and adventures you’ll cherish for years to come.

Your private guided experience includes full-service hotel/residence pick up/drop off, delicious shoreline picnic lunch (beautiful views included), and professional staff excited to meet your goals and exceed your expectations.

Western River Anglers is a full service guide operation focused on serving our clients. Owned and operated by local fishing guides Matt Lloyd and Chase Putnam, Western River Anglers excels among the competition for our excellent client experience and professionalism, quality of service, and level of instruction and customization.


Fully Licensed, Certified and Insured Limited Liability Corporation, Permitee Bureau of Land Management, Snake River Management Plan, and Yellowstone National Park, Equal Opportunity Provider