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Guide Profile – Matt Peters

Matt grew up in the Fraser Valley and has spent most of his life fishing the local rivers since he was a young boy. He has spent years salmon fishing using many different methods even before ever having his first sturgeon experience. Once he tried Sturgeon, Matt has been hooked ever since. He really enjoys helping people catch sturgeon just as much as he loves catching them himself. In his spare time you’ll find him at the golf course, biking or spending time with his family. We are confident that you will have a great time on the water with Matt as your guide. Come join us and experience some of the best guiding available.

Guide Profile – Merr Spranger

Growing up in the Fraser Valley, Merr has been fishing the rivers of the Fraser Valley his entire life as well as local and interior lakes since he was a kid. An original team member of BC Sport Fishing Group’s opening in 1996, he describes himself as optimistic, patient and always ready to fish, even under hard conditions. Merr enjoys helping our clients to catch fish as much as he enjoys catching them himself – he isn’t satisfied until his clients are busy battling fish! Merr is considered one of the Frasers Top Guides and fishes all methods and species. Merr is an avid fly fisherman as well as salmon and sturgeon.

Guide Profile – Derek Clayton

Born and raised in Chilliwack, Derek is a local boy who began fishing at a young age with his father and younger brother. An avid fly fisher, Derek also can fish using any method and enjoys the challenge of targeting multiple species on any given day. Derek is also an accomplished Sturgeon fisherman who also volunteers for the FRSCS. When he isn’t guiding, Derek enjoys spending his time fishing with friends and family. If you can pry a fishing rod out of his hands, you might also find him out hunting or enjoying some of the other great outdoor activities the Fraser Valley has to offer with his wife and son.