James grew up fly fishing the Muskegon River and other local rivers in Michigan. He is an experienced guide for steelhead, smallmouth bass and trout.
If you are an experienced angler James will place you on the right spots to have an excellent day on the water. If you are a beginner angler; James can help you learn the techniques of modern fly fishing. If you are new to Spey fishing; James can go over the cast, rod, line and flies.
James guides the Muskegon River all year. So whether you are interested in nymphing, spey skagit, streamers or dry fly James will provide a fun day on the water.
James has fly fished around the US including the Green River in Utah, White River in Arkansas and Alaska. His passion for fly fishing and helping people learn the sport is constant. James lives with his wife and three kids in an 1870’s farm house.