February 25, 2018



Toby Wyatt

Owner / Operator – Reel Time Fishing. Toby has been a fishing guide for 26 years. Toby grew up chasing big fish on area rivers.  Toby was voted one of the top 25 guides on the west coast by Salmon & Steelhead Journal – the youngest on that list. He has also been featured in numerous magazine articles, radio programs, 13 Columbia Country 3 Hawg Quest and 1 Joy of Fishing TV shows.  Toby runs a 27’ WyattWater inboard sled with a Kem Equipment 350 Chevy and Hamilton 212 pump. He is a Pautzke, Fetha Styx and Yakima Bait Pro Staff Member.  His wife Cindy and two children Carson (15) and Olivia (9) are the back bone of support.  Hobbies include hunting and golfing.
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Travis Wendt

Travis was born into a family of fisherman, spending many of his childhood days out on the water with his grandparents catching steelhead, salmon, bass, and kokanee. Travis started deck-handing for Toby when he was 15 years old, becoming a 50 Ton Master Captain at age 18. He graduated in 2011 with his B.S. in Business Administration at Lewis Clark State College. Travis spent the past 8 summers guiding for Salmon, Halibut, and Trout in Alaska. He is a licensed guide in Idaho, Washington, Oregon and Alaska. When guiding at home, he runs A 2011 – 22′ Wyattwater sled with a 200 Yamaha Outboard.         wendttravis@gmail.com 208-790-4113
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John Albrich

John operates a 22’ Willie Predator powered by a Mercury 200HP Sport jet. John has fished extensively throughout the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. Concentrating on the Clearwater River for Salmon and Steelhead and Alaska’s Kenai River for King salmon. John and his wife Sarah have two children and reside in Lewiston, ID. John is a Master OUPV Coast Guard Captain and a pro-staffer for Wright&McGill.


Jim Carter

Jim is a licensed guide in Washington, Idaho, Alaska, Oregon and Florida.  He runs a 24 ft custom Bloodsworth boat and guides locally on the Snake, Columbia, and Clearwater rivers.  After 12 summers guiding in various parts of Alaska, Jim has switched his focus to the warmer waters of the Florida Keys.  When not guiding, Jim’s favorite pastime is to chase birds with his black lab “Shaq” and hang out with his wife of 26 years, Kathy.    jimcarter372@gmail.com  509-951-0859 or 208-836-5544
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Jeff Aldrich

Jeff joined the Reel Time Team in 2007.  He was born and raised in the Orofino/Lewiston area and has been fishing the Clearwater since the days when you had to pack your boats from Highway 12 to the river shore.  He graduated Lewis Clark State College in 2003 with a B.S. in Geology and couldn’t get himself to leave the Clearwater Country to chase geological work. He now guides the Clearwater River exclusively in his 2008 22’ Wyatt Water sled powered by a 200hp Mercury Outboard Jet.  Jeff enjoys spending time with his wife and son, camping, and chasing bull elk in September.   jeff_aldrich@hotmail.com 208-790-0062


Shane Reynolds

Shane is a licensed guide in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska. He has been guiding for 18 years for Salmon, Steelhead, Sturgeon and Trout across the Northwest. He runs a 25ft Weldcraft sled with a Kem 350 inboard and American Turbine 312 Pump. Shane fishes year round from the mouth of the Columbia at Buoy 10 all the way back up to the Clearwater River in Idaho. When not working he is on the water with his wife Gina or in the mountains hiking and camping. nwfishingexp@gmail.com 208-880-2994

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Kyle Jones

Kyle is a licensed guide in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. He grew up with a passion for the river and has fished extensively throughout the Pacific Northwest. Kyle’s passion for fish also led him to earn a B.S. Degree in Fisheries Resources from the University of Idaho.  Kyle has been a full time guide for the past 10 years and guides customers throughout the Columbia River Basin from Astoria to Brewster, the Snake River, and his home river Idaho’s Clearwater.  Kyle operates a 2013 23′ Wyatt Water Sled powered by a Yamaha F200. When not working Kyle can be found enjoying the outdoors with his family, or enjoying a University of Idaho sporting event. Fishwithkyle@gmail.com 208-861-0654