Most clients book guided float &/or wade trips in advance with "Born n' Raised on the San Juan River", Inc. Fly Fishing Guide Service particularly during their initial visits to the San Juan.  "Born n' Raised", Inc. has been guiding flyfishermen from all over the world for 30+ years.

Tim Chavez, Outfitter for Born n Raised, was in fact born n' raised on the San Juan and knows every riffle, eddy and pocket on the river.

Each Born N' Raised guide has years of experience and knows the river  -- Easily accommodating one-on-one instruction or grand fishing groups with the largest guiding staff on the San Juan.  Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced fly-fisher, you can be sure our skilled and hospitable guides will personalize your fly-fishing adventure on the San Juan.

Tim Chavez, Outfitter

All Trips include use of fly rods (if needed) at no additional charge. Flies and leader may be purchased separately at the fly shop and are not included in the price of the trip. For any & all questions call or email us below.

*Full Day Float and Wade Trips include lunch - please let us know of any dietary restrictions.

To book your trip with us drop us an email or give us a call at:


What do I need to bring on a guided fly fishing trip?


-Personal Water Bottle



-Fishing License (Can be purchased at the Fly Shop).

-Any Additional Personal Items