Discover Upper Bow River Fishing

Head out on a fly fishing journey on the Upper Bow River, where Alberta’s untouched landscapes meet the rush of catching Brown Trout. Renowned for its plentiful trout populations, the Upper Bow River near Canmore offers a prime spot for both fly fishing and traditional angling against the rugged backdrop of the Canadian Rockies. This trip is perfect for anyone who enjoys the peace of the great outdoors but thrills at the tug of a line. With expert guides from the local area, and top-notch gear provided, your day on the Upper Bow River is set to be as action-packed as it is beautiful. Join us for a real fishing adventure that’s down-to-earth and full of excitement.

Guided Trips

Upper Bow River Pricing & Deposit

Plan your perfect fishing day with us, whether you choose a full or half-day adventure. Here are all the details you’ll need to consider when booking your trip:

  • Full Day (8 hours):

    • Rate: $545 USD/$750 CAD + GST for up to two guests.
    • Extra Guest: Additional $175, up to a maximum of two guests per boat.
    • Children: Kids 12 and under can join for an additional $150.
  • Half Day (5-6 hours):

    • Rate: $625 CAD + GST for up to two guests.
    • Extra Guest: Additional $175, up to a maximum of three guests per boat. Kids 12 and under $150 each.

Group Bookings: Larger groups can be accommodated with advance notice. Please contact us to discuss your needs and how we can make your group outing exceptional. Ask us about options of adding a third passenger!

Deposits and Cancellations:

  • Deposit: $150 for two people; $500 for groups.
  • Cancellation Policy: If a trip is cancelled due to bad weather or unforeseen circumstances within 72 hours of departure, 50% of the deposit will be refunded. A 3.5% processing fee is applied to credit card refunds. If guests cancel within 72 hours or do not show up, the deposit will not be refunded.

All guests must sign a waiver form prior to departure, ensuring safety and understanding of all parties involved.

What to Bring for Your Fishing Adventure

Before heading out on your trip with us, make sure you’re well-prepared to make the most of your day. A few essentials will ensure your comfort and success as you fish the scenic waters of Alberta.

  • Fishing License: Obtain your fishing license before your trip. You can purchase it online here.
  • WIN Card: Necessary for fishing in Alberta; purchase if you don’t already have one.
  • Foul Weather Gear: The weather can change quickly; a rain jacket is essential.
  • Warm Layers: Include a warm sweater or fleece to stay comfortable.
  • Hat and Sunglasses: Protect yourself from the sun and enhance your visibility.
  • Sunscreen: A must-have to shield your skin during long hours outdoors.
  • Lunch: Pack a lunch to keep your energy up throughout the day.
  • Camera: Don’t forget your camera to capture the stunning scenery and your catches!

Remember, prices for fishing licenses and WIN Cards are not included in the trip cost, and these need to be arranged before your adventure. Kids 15 and under do not require a fishing license. Ensure you have everything ready to go for a seamless fishing experience.

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Why Choose This Trip: Explore With Experts

Experience top-notch fishing in the pristine waters of the Upper Bow River. Our guided trips deliver not just the excitement of the catch but also the tranquility of the natural surroundings.

The Upper Bow River is celebrated for its Brown Trout, offering anglers the chance to focus on this single, challenging species. Perfect your techniques in an environment where every cast can lead to an impressive catch.

Benefit from the deep knowledge and experience of our professional guides, who know every bend and current in the river. Their guidance is invaluable, especially in perfecting fly fishing techniques and understanding river habitats.

The journey along the Upper Bow River is as visually stunning as it is peaceful. The remote and untouched landscapes provide a perfect backdrop for a day of fishing and relaxation.

We are committed to conservation and sustainable fishing practices, ensuring the health of the trout population and the preservation of their natural habitat for future generations.

From transportation from Canmore to all the gear you’ll need for a day on the water, we handle the details so you can focus on the fishing. Enjoy the convenience of a fully supported fishing trip in one of the most beautiful settings in Canada.

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