What a Rio Epic Guided day looks like



but then again, our trips are custom, so it is all based on your desires and what the guide recommends





7:30 - 9:30

Meet your guide! Double check gear. Confirm you and the ones in your group have fishing licenses. Load up and head for the river. Gear up! Launch boat or walk to the water.


Meet time and time on the water can vary a bit depending on transportation, schedules and fishing conditions. Custom meet times are available and may be determined by the guide as well as the clients' wishes. We do not have set times or schedules when it comes to guide trips.


9:30 - 11:00

Hit the water and fish hard!


11:30 - 12:30

Stream side lunch on full days.


12:30 - 5:00 (day ends depending on start time)

Fish the rest of the day. After fishing pull boat or waders off. Apre fishing! Head back to home base.


Full day trips are 7 to 9 hours long depending on the trip and half day trips are 4 hours long. Short full days are also available for those with different needs and the occasional special situation. 1/2 day trips: 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 hours on the water. (Snacks and drinks are provided on 1/2 day trips) Full day trips: 7 1/2 to 9 hours on the water. (Stream-side lunch and drinks are provided) Custom trips: We pro rate the guide fee depending on the duration of time spent fishing. (Stream-side lunch is included on custom full day trips)