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Don’t waste time and money getting stuck with the wrong Truckee Guide. Stop worrying about

  • What experience does my guide actually have?
  • Will they be a good “fit” for my experience level?
  • How are they with kids and families?
  • I’m a veteran angler, can they teach me anything new?

You deserve the best fishing experience possible. Thankfully, we’re here to help.

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“Hi, I’m Lulana Heron, your personal assistant to the fly fishing experience of a lifetime! I’ve been in your shoes, and understand your time and money are valuable.

I’ll answer all your important questions and together, we’ll customize your dream class or guide trip. You’ve worked hard for your vacation time. I am committed to making every minute count!”

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You can’t have great fishing without great guides

  • Nationally recognized programs
  • Award winning Guides and Instructors
  • Over 15 thousand satisfied anglers
  • Private, stocked ponds for beginners
  • Wildly popular online school
  • Truckee/Tahoe/Reno’s top outfitter since 2006
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Six Exceptional Programs To Choose From

Whether you’re an expert angler or a first timer, we have your covered!

Pond & River Package

Guests #1 pick! Enjoy our famous 3 hour Cast N' Catch class packaged w a half or full day river trip!

Year Round Guide Trips

Enjoy chasing beautiful wild trophy trout on one of our iconic rivers!

Daily Beginner Classes

Learn intro casting and fishing techniques on our private, stocked ponds!

Corporate Team Building

Treat your group to an incredibly unique experience!

Creek Creatures Kids Class

Casting, fishing and bugs - The perfect pick for all future fly fishers!

Hosted Travel

Join Matt as your host to experience the world's finest destinations and lodges!

But don't just take our word for it...

Hundreds of 5 Star
Trip Advisor Reviews

My son in law and I took Matt's beginners Cast N' Catch class and really had a great time with him and his associate Finn. Both were very helpful, great tips and information and very patient. I highly recommend his class and hopefully get to spend some more time with him and Finn the next time we are in Truckee. Hopefully, we can get a chance to fish with him on the rivers.

Barry C.

My group (two boys and their godfather) took the Cast n' Catch class on a very windy afternoon. Matt and Fin were fabulous. Very patient and very knowledgeable. I would recommend this class to all levels of fly fishermen. The day fishing on the Little Truckee was everything advertised. Matt and Dan were simply fantastic. The enthusiasm by both was awesome. They truly cared about our experience and worked very hard to make our day of fishing unforgettable. It worked. I would highly recommend Matt Heron Fly Fishing to anyone who wants to catch fish, learn from the best, and enjoy a day you will remember forever. Hats off to Matt and his crew. We will be back for sure.

Dick L.

Great day on the Truckee River. Matt Heron is in exceptional fly fishing guide. He clearly knows the river and provided a great fishing experience. Very attentive. Socially gifted. Highly professional. I would recommend fishing with him anytime anywhere.

Eric H.

Matt Heron FF is professional, responsive and know the local waters. I booked on short notice and was treated like a long time client. Use them!

Mark C.

I wanted to take my dad fly fishing for his bday but had no clue where to start. I was so lucky to find Matt Heron Fly Fishing. My dad is an experienced fly fisherman but just didn’t know the area very well and I have never fly fished before in my life. Our guide Dan was amazing! He was so knowledgeable and a great teacher. My dad was extremely happy with all the information and knowledge about the area and Dan even showed him some new techniques. And he had me casting really well by then end. We both caught beautiful trout throughout the whole day. Highly recommend this place for lessons or guided fly fishing!

Danni T.

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