Meet Guide Brad Petersen

Colorado Guide Brad Petersen

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Escape the city and fish like a pro with Brad Petersen!

About Guide Brad Petersen:

Guide Brad Petersen is a true Colorado fishing expert with over 40 years of experience on the state's waters. He has dedicated over 30 years of his life to the fishing industry and has become a well-respected angler and teacher in the field. Brad's passion for fishing and education has been a driving force throughout his career, including getting BS in fishery biology from Colorado State University.

In 1989, Brad started working for In-Fisherman at Camp Fish, where he developed a love for teaching people about fishing. He went on to be hired by Colorado Parks & Wildlife in 1994 to help establish their angler education programs. Since then, Brad has made it his mission to share his knowledge and passion with anyone willing to learn. In 2023, he started NoCo Fishing News weekly newsletter on Substack, its become the leading source for fishing information and current conditions in Northern Colorado  

Brad is not only a teacher, but he's also an accomplished angler. He has competed in Walleye tournaments for many years, with 12 top 10 finishes in a 4 year span. He has been a member of the Colorado Walleye Association Team of the Year twice, in '16 and '18. Brad has even contributed to the Terry Wickstrom Outdoors radio show, sharing his insights with fellow anglers. 

In addition to his work in the fishing industry, Brad has a deep passion for sharing the outdoors with kids and those new to fishing. This passion started at Camp Fish and continues today as he assists in the recreation of the new and improved program. Brad has been part of various outdoor shows, podcasts, and videos throughout the years, always striving to educate others about fishing and the great outdoors.

Boat Details:

Get ready to embark on the ultimate fishing adventure with the 18’ Lund aluminum fishing boat! With its sleek design and agile maneuverability, this boat was tailor-made for conquering these waters. Whether you're looking to explore the shallows or venture out into deeper fishing grounds, this boat has got you covered. With a spacious interior, up to 4 guests can come along for the ride and experience the thrill of reeling in plenty of exciting fish.


Brad Peterson specializes in guided fishing trips in northern Colorado. They offer a variety of fishing techniques including jig fishing, casting, and trolling for a range of fish species such as Walleye, Bass, Catfish, Trout, and Panfish. The company provides all the necessary quality equipment and even provides water to keep clients hydrated during the trip. Capt. Brad also offers a unique service of cleaning and filleting the catch at the end of the trip, making it ready to cook. Clients must purchase a Colorado fishing license before coming aboard.

Expertise & Attributes

31 Years of Experience

Master Guide
Technical Fishing
Good with Large Groups
Good with New Anglers
Good with Families
Good with Kids
Nature / Wildlife Views
Freshwater Fishing
Bass Fishing
Live Bait

Gear & Equipment

Live Bait

My Boats

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