Jonathan Messinger

Professional Fly Fishing Guide

On any given day you are likely to see him fishing or guiding on the South Platte, exploring the Eagle River or chasing trophy trout on the Dream Stream and many others. As part of the Hardy flyfishing pro team, Jonathan has been hard at work both on and off the water every chance he gets. Jonathan’s positivity and love of fishing is infectious and it is his mission to share that passion with other anglers and anyone interested in the sport. “I love seeing the smiles, good energy and lasting memories that the river gives us, I want to share those qualities with anyone and everyone. Come fish with me!

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A Colorado native, Jonathan grew up fishing all over the state, cutting his teeth on rivers like the South Platte, Yampa, San Juan and various alpine ponds and lakes. After several years of sharpening his fishing skills in Bozeman, Montana, Jonathan returned to Colorado and back to his home waters.