Joe hales from Kalispell, Montana where he lives with his amazing wife, Anne. Joe has been a lead guide with WRO for almost 15 years and has the stories to prove it. His knowledge of river ecology is outstanding, as he was a professor of Biology at Montana State University. Western Montana has been his backyard since he was a kid and he knows the Bob Marshal Wilderness complex and Glacier National Park like the back of his hand. Joe posesses a love and fascination for remote river canyons and adventure that you can’t help but catch. He has explored the rivers and trails of Montana his entire life, but he has a special place in his heart for the wilds of Alaska. Joe guides trips in Idaho, Montana, Alaska and Canada.