Meet The Host

Derek Olthuis

Derek Olthuis

Derek Olthuis is a fly fishing guide, photographer and author. He was born in Alberta, Canada and raised on a lake in Northern Montana, fishing nearly every day. Driven as much by a desire to prospect new areas as he is to catch fish, Derek has explored some of the most remote areas of the Rockies, the Arctic, Iceland and Patagonia. He is an outdoorsman at heart, having grown up skiing, rafting, hiking and dirt biking, among other outdoor sports. After several years of competitive skiing his focus again returned to fishing.

Cortney Boice

Cortney Boice

Cortney Boice has a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreational Management and is a professional photographer/videographer. Born and raised in Rexburg, Idaho with the Tetons in his backyard he was always looking for the next big thrill. Cortney is the owner of Blue Halo and CORE clothing. He is a former professional snowboarder and kayaker with a passion for capturing adventure based media. In addition to fly fishing he is an avid hunter and mountain biker.