Virginia Trophy Guides


SOUTH VALLEY ANGLERS ( Captain Josh Laferty )offer a unique fly fishing experience for anglers of all skill levels. Offering guided trips for tail water trout on the Jackson River, guided musky trips on the James and New Rivers, and destination angling in Bristol Bay Alaska. Professional, down to earth guides with a lifetime of local knowledge on the waters we fish, and an unbridled passion for the species we target. We invite our guests to come explore these blue ribbon fisheries in a humble, hospitable environment with some of the most experienced guides on the water. South Valley Anglers promotes catch and release along with safe handling practices at all times. We pride ourselves on being responsible stewards. CAPTAIN JOSH LAFERTY: Josh is a Roanoke native and has spent the last 30 years afield. A lifelong outdoorsman with an unrelenting approach and positive attitude, considers each trip a privilege and an opportunity to share his passion with our guests. We invite you to share a boat with us in some fascinating places, in Virginia or Alaska, and beyond!

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