Capt “Dry Fly” John McCloskey, River Through Atlanta Guide Service, Georgia, Naknek River Camp, Alaska

Adventure has escorted Capt John McCloskey to vast destinations and landed him the trophy f experience and lifelong friendships.  His time on the water is spent in Alaska through the summer months then back south chasing monster brown trout fall through spring.  “No matter where I go fish, from the Naknek, South Platte or the Cumberland, the Chattahoochee is not far from my thoughts.  Its a challenging river with great rewards and broken hearts.  These waters truly haunt me.”  When not guiding, John can be found fishing, hunting or with his family.  He loves flint knapping and working on survival skills.  John is an excellent instructor and loves sharing knowledge he has attained though many years of experiences and travel.  Ask him about his flies and he will be happy to share his boxes which include a list of originals including “Lost on Bourbon Street,” “Sexual Chocolate” and the “Suckerpunch” to name a few.  One things is for sure, if its adventure you seek, Dry Fly John is your man.  You can see the “Tattooed Pirate” cruising the waterways of the SE in his 16×54 Power Drifter Sled powered by a 60/40 Mercury Jet.