Fly Fishing in Lynchburg with Matt Miles
Matt offers guided trips to a multitude of public water destinations in Central and Western Virginia. The variety of water he represents allows him to put you on the hottest action in Virginia. Most of his guiding is done out of a Boulder Boat Works drift boat, but he still guides wade trips fishing for trout upon client request. Trips are run on the New, Jackson, Roanoke/Staunton, Maury and James Rivers. Matt guides for trout, smallmouth and freshwater stripers. As fly fishing is his passion, Matt is comfortable guiding all levels of fisherman, from beginner to expert level. Seeing his clients learn new techniques or experiencing catching a new species on a fly gives him gratification and reconfirms his love for the sport. Guide Fees: $400 – 2 Anglers – full day float or wade trip $375 – 1 Angler – full day float or wade trip $300 – 2 Anglers – 1/2 day float or wade trip (4 hours) $275 – 1 Angler – 1/2 day float or wade trip (4 hours) Fly Casting Instruction: $75 per hour Fly Tying Instruction: $75 per hour Rates for other trips and/or extra anglers are available upon request. Cash, check, or credit cards accepted at the completion of services. Trips include all equipment (excluding waders), but you are also welcome to bring your own rod and reel. Flies, leaders, a packed picnic style lunch, and beverages are provided (1/2 day trips does not include lunch). Please be prepared to bring sunscreen, sunglasses, a rain coat, and waders if needed. Please dress weather appropriate. Guide fees do not include a Virginia fishing license. Guide gratuity is not included, but appreciated. Lodging recommendations are available upon request. All trips require a minimum $100 deposit. Final payment is due at completion of services. The client may cancel reservation up to 7 days prior to the reserved date and receive a full refund of the deposit. The guide reserves the right to cancel the reservation at anytime due to weather or other unforeseen circumstance; in which case, the client may choose to reserve a new date or receive a full refund of the deposit.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 2 guests
- Fishing Boats
Matt Miles grew up in Lynchburg, Virginia and started fly fishing in 1993. In 1996, after graduating from high school, he moved to Colorado to live out his dream of becoming a fly fishing guide. While in Colorado he met Pat Dorsey, an expert fly fishing guide for the Blue Quill Angler, author, and photographer. Matt started guiding with Pat at the Blue Quill Angler in Evergreen, Colorado in 1997 where he guided over 700 trips. In 2003 Matt decided to move back to Lynchburg to guide his home waters. Matt's passion is guiding, teaching, and being on the water. He also ties his own flies and is a fly designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants.
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Full refund up to 5 days prior.