Two of Lees Ferry’s most experienced fishing guidesGuide Dave Foster

Dave Foster began his guiding career at Lees Ferry in the late 80’s He has spent countless days on the river not only fishing, but studying the ecology and documenting it.  His book Fly Fishing Lees Ferry is a comprehensive guide to boating and fishing the Colorado river at Lees ferry.

Lees ferry fly fishing guide Dave Trimble

Dave Trimble with yellowfin tuna

Guide Dave Trimble with a yellowfin tuna in San Diego

Born and raised in Flagstaff Arizona, Trimble began fishing Lees Ferry as a teen in mid the 90’s.  At that time he met Dave Foster, who was then the owner of Marble Canyon Outfitters, and began tying flies for Fosters guide service. A few years later Foster hired Trimble as a guide and fly shop employee. Dave Trimble has guided many places from Alaska to Panama since starting his guide career at Lees Ferry with Dave Foster. When he’s not on the river catching rainbows, in the summer,  you can find him in San Diego California where he runs On The Fly Fishing Charters and guides his fly fishing clients to a variety of saltwater species including the world class game fish the mako shark.


On The Fly San Diego