A Wyoming educator, athletic coach and fishing guide for over 16 years, Eric spent all of his guiding years on his home waters of Two Rivers Fishing Company. He loves streamer fishing and is always tying and testing new patterns to fool big fish. Eric enjoys teaching all aspects of fly fishing, fly tying, rod building, rowing a drift boat and catching fish. The biggest catch of Eric’s life is his beautiful wife, Liz, and their three children.
Bryan LaneGuide Manager
Bryan was first introduced to fishing by his parents when he was only 3 years old. By the time he turned 5, his father and uncle gave him his own small pack frame and they set off on many backpack fishing adventures in the High Sierra Mountains of California/Nevada. Bryan was “hooked” and has been an avid fisherman ever since.
Micah AllenStore Manager / Guide
Micah has been fishing as long as he can remember and fly fishing since he was 10. After cutting his teeth in the Ozarks chasing bass and gar, he got hooked on trout while chasing high alpine cutthroat in Idaho. After attending Sweetwater Guide School he began guiding trips in North Carolina and Tennessee and eventually made his way to Pinedale, where he splits his time between the shop and on the river.
After graduating with a degree in Outdoor Leadership, Liam decided to chase his dream of being a full-time fly fishing guide. Liam moved to Pinedale shortly after graduation and fell in love with chasing the massive Brown trout in both the Green and the New Fork rivers while also stalking Cutthroat in the area’s crystal clear creeks.
The foothills of the Appalachian Mountains is where Eli calls home. He has had a passion for fishing since he could walk-flinging flies at trout in southern Appalachia. Eli attended Young Harris College on a golf scholarship, but off the course you could always find him fishing in the Georgia and North Carolina mountains. As soon as he finished college he started his guiding career and has been sharing his passion for fly fishing with others ever since.
Born and raised in Georgia, Trey developed a passion for playing outdoors at an early age. Whether it was catching bluegill on a dock, chasing deer in the woods, or building a stick fort, it was never enough outdoor time. Trey’s first introduction to fly fishing came when he moved to the Appalachian Mountains of North Georgia to attend Young Harris College.
Jesse has been obsessed with fish since the time he could walk. He’s been with Two Rivers for over a decade and in that time has mastered the layout of our local waters. He thrives on chasing trophy fish with streamers and mousing under the stars. He has a passion for the outdoors and loves sharing that with anyone he can.
Casey ThomasLake Guide
Casey enjoyed fishing around his hometown Afton, Wyoming as a young kid but it wasn’t until he inherited a fly rod at age 10 when he became obsessed with fishing and fly tying. Fly fishing consumed his thoughts through the years.
Brian Summerall was raised in Sublette County on the Green River from the age of 7. He started fly fishing at the age of 8 with instruction from his father, Jim, and Godparents, Pat and Norm Negus. He graduated from Pinedale High School in 2002. He then proudly served our country in the United States Air Force until 2006. After 14 years as an oilfield engineer, he has returned home to his beloved Kendall Valley, again living on the Green River. He is happy to join the team at Two Rivers Fishing and is excited to take you on the fishing trip of a lifetime!
Joshua was born and raised in Iowa but took backpacking trips in Wyoming every summer from ages 10-18. He grew up fishing rivers and lakes in the Bighorns, the Tetons and the Wind River Range, as well as the Boundary Waters in northern Minnesota and his home water in Iowa.
Curtis grew up in Utah, where there was never a shortage of hunting or fishing opportunities. He developed a passion for fly fishing and the outdoors at a young age, and that passion grows bigger with each passing year.
Jon just moved back to Pinedale after living in Steamboat Springs, Colorado for the past 32 years, a move he says “feels like coming home” as his family has maintained a residence here since he was a toddler.
Andrew grew up in southeast Michigan and was introduced to fishing at a young age. He took advantage of the diverse fisheries of the state as much as possible. When he was a teenager, he was introduced to fly fishing and has been obsessed ever since.
Jacob Friesen grew up in Montana where he spent his high school and college days backpacking, skiing, rock and ice climbing. After an injury, he turned to fly fishing and discovered the joy, beauty and peace of the river.
Kolten has spent his entire life traveling across southern Wyoming, hunting and fishing. After working a wide array of different careers around the state from fighting fires for the Forest Service to public access technician for Wyoming Game and Fish and cowboying on a variety of ranches, he finally decided to chase his passion and help people get outside and enjoy this great state he calls home.
Paul began his life-long obsession with fishing at just 3-years old in Wrangell, Alaska. He is a fourth-generation Wyoming native and grew up fishing and hunting in Meeteetse and Cody. Paul has been fishing rivers, streams and lakes in Wyoming and beyond since childhood and loves sharing his passion.
Having grown up in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest (Idaho, Alaska, and Oregon), combined with a career in biology of over 20 years, Katie has had the opportunity to spend her entire life exploring the outdoors and fishing many incredible streams.
Kyle Burrell was born and raised in the Chattooga River country of northeast Georgia and has been seriously fly fishing, fly tying, and building custom fly rods since 1984. Kyle has an extensive resume when it comes to trout fishing. He has a Master’s Degree in Forest Resources Management with a concentration on coldwater fisheries and is a licensed U.S. Coast Guard Captain.
Come spend a day fly fishing with Rusti and you’ll know the joy of fly fishing as it is meant to be! She has spent a lifetime enjoying the sport with family and friends and early on became a guide. Her gratitude for life and fun took her on an around the world adventure, serving our great country with the United States Navy. Rusti’s gentleness, coupled with her years of experience guiding and her absolute fun nature make spending time with her a reward in itself
Mike Kaul, a western Wyoming native, started fly fishing at age 8 under the tutelage of his grandfather on the renowned Green and New Fork Rivers. He has taken every opportunity in the past 48 years to cast a fly to wily trout that inhabit the many streams around Pinedale, which flow from the Wind River Mountains.
Connor was born and raised in Pinedale and started fishing at a young age. By the time he turned ten, he found fly fishing and has never looked back. Since he has grown up exploring and fishing our area waters, his knowledge of the rivers here is nearly unmatched. After graduation, he poured all of his passion into guiding and can typically be found on the water any day of the year. In the rare instances he’s not fishing, you can find him woodworking, tying flies or shed hunting in the local Wind River and Wyoming mountain ranges. Connor can’t wait to show you what our local waters have to offer.
Having grown up on trout waters in the mountains of Virginia, fly rods were the norm for Austin throughout his childhood. That passion grew with age and he ventured west to find the scenic peaks, crystal-clear rivers, and infamous trout that filled his dreams. He began his guiding career in 2004 in the backcountry of Idaho. In 2005, he graduated from the Western Rivers Professional Guide School, and in 2010 from the University of Tennessee with a B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Science.
Kaden is from northern Utah by way of the Uinta Basin. Kaden is a Firefighter/Paramedic with an immense passion for fly fishing and the outdoors. He began fly fishing at the age of 10 with his grandfather. He began his guiding experience on the Green River in Utah and can’t wait to share a boat with you in pursuit of the fish of your dreams!