April 09, 2021
I’m not saying being a fishing guide is the worst job on the planet, but it is one that’s typically underappreciated and filled with challenging moments. Guides don’t just like to fish they are consumed by it. If not, it would be much easier to make a lot more money dealing with a lot less hassle. As a guide, you deal with major issues every day that are both in and out of your control: weather, emotions, entertainment, safety, broken equipment—just to name a few.
A good guide takes all of these things very seriously, but you’d be amazed at the challenges guides face on a daily basis. My favorite line to my clients is straight Jerry Maguire...