“My mission is to provide you the best wilderness fly-fishing and raft travel on the most pristine Bristol Bay waters. My expertise is focused like a lighthouse beacon on the sustainable fisheries of the Bristol Bay.” Mark Rutherford.
Wild River Guide Co. offers fly-fishing trips only on the richest waters and most spectacular landscapes of Bristol Bay. These are raft based fly fishing experiences filled with King Salmon, Sockeye, Chum, Pink, Silver Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Dolly Varden, Arctic Grayling, Arctic Char, Lake Trout, and Northern Pike. Experience all this while travelling across a vast boreal forest and tundra landscape among spectacular mountain scenery and wildlife.
For those who haven’t joined Wild River Guides on a Alaska fly fishing vacation, you’ll want to know Mark and his guides 3 specialties:
- First is guiding fly fishers, their friends, and families on remote fly-in Alaskan rivers, seldom fished by fishing lodges or other guides.
- Second is providing very comfortable raft travel and camps in truly extraordinary wilderness settings.
- Third, Mark is a retired Alaska natural resource manager with 4 decades as a naturalist in wildest Alaska. Your experiences with wildlife, geology, birding, and photography are going to be dramatically enhanced traveling with Mark and his guides.
Look at the trip reports from prior years trips to get a clear picture of what your trip will be like. Look at photos. Compare the rivers. Have a look at the Biographies of Mark Rutherford and his staff.