Guide Services & Instruction

We practice safe handling and catch and release methods for all lessons, wade trips and float trips.

Lessons and guided trips on the Deerfield, Westfield, Millers, Swift and other surrounding rivers.

Fly Fishing 101

Have you always, or just recently had an interest in fly fishing? Let us help you take the mystery and intimidation out of it. We offer an on the water basic fly fishing course. This is a 3-4 hour class that will introduce you to the sport of fly fishing and will cover basic equipment used for fly fishing, basic knot tying, overhead casting, roll casting, fly selection and how to read water. Anglers 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult. We encourage you to use your own rod but we can provide rods and waders if needed.

One Person $125.00   Two People $250.00

$50.00 Each Additional Person Up to Four People

Larger groups available upon request

 Float Trips

Sit back and enjoy a float trip down the scenic Deerfield River or one of our other many rivers. Anglers 14 or under must be accompanied by an adult. All rods, flies and equipment will be provided.

Full Day (8 Hours And Includes A Deli Lunch)

1 Angler $375.00  2 Anglers $450.00

Half Day (4 Hours)

1 Angler $275.00  2 Anglers $325.00


 Wade Trips

Enjoy a guided wade trip on the Deerfield, Millers, Westfield and Swift River or one of our many other scenic rivers. Whether you are a beginner or experienced angler we can tailor your trip to your skill level and techniques. All rods, flies and equipment provided.

Full Day (8 Hours) Includes Lunch

One Angler $275.00  Two Anglers $375.00

Half Day (4 Hours)

One Angler $175.00  Two Anglers $275.00

 What You Will Need To Bring:

 Hat – Sunglasses – Comfortable clothing – Rain Jacket – Water & Snacks – Insect Repellent – Sunscreen – Massachusetts Fishing License Click Here
A 50% deposit is required to book a trip. We do our trips rain or shine but are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances like water flows.

Local Guides And Instructors

Square-Tail Anglers

Jonathan Bunker (413)834-3148


Fish Tale Fabricators

Eric Halloran (413)325-1710

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 Hilltown Anglers

Providing Guided Wade Trips In The Hills Of Western Massachusetts
Brian Gilbert  413-522-4098 or


Fly Fish The Deerfield Outfitters

Chris Jackson :  mobile (413) 325-1677

Early Rise Outfitters

Patrick Barone  339-987-0496  or

 Pheasant Tail Tours

Brian Lynch (413)834-7301

Harrison Anglers 

Contact (413)222-6207

GS Outfitting

Eric Gass617-697-6733

Ken Elmer

Guided Fly Fishing On The Millers, Swift, the Middle and East Branches Of the Westfield River and the Ware River. Contact me at or at 978-790-4320.

Spey Doctor

Spey, switch rod casting and fly fishing schools, lessons and instruction are offered by one of the best in the sport. Walt Geryk is the master at teaching the skills of single and two-handed casting with an easy to understand, fully detailed and comprehensible format for all levels of experience. Improve your single-handed fly casting and cover more water in all conditions.
“Learn to Spey Cast and Fly Fish with Confidence.”
Walt Geryk (413)575-5421

North River Anglers