Guide Biographies

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Matt Lloyd Owner and Head Guide

The Jackson Hole fishing community long knew that Matt was one of the top guides around. His winning the “Top Guide” honor at the 2016 Jackson Hole One-Fly, beating out 60 of the top guides in the region, confirmed what locals already knew. Matt Lloyd has run more trips over the past few years than most other guides. This is due to the fact that guests ask for him day after day after day. Matt’s combination of knowledge, enthusiasm, demeanor and skill make him one of the top guides anywhere. Matt has a master’s degree in Adventure Education, is an AMGA Certified Guide, has been a Senior NOLS Instructor, and has almost 20 years guiding in the mountains and rivers of Wyoming. Matt’s teaching skills, outdoor expertise and fishing knowledge allow him to effectively guide beginners and experts alike.

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Chase Putnam Owner and Head Guide

Chase has been guiding the waters surrounding Jackson Hole since 2009 and is respected as one of the top fishermen in the region. Originally from Colorado, Chase has been “Chasing” trout his whole life. There are few out there with more knowledge and passion than Chase Putnam. A day with Chase is sure to be a fish filled learning experience for beginners and experts alike.