AFHA (Assistant Fun Hog Ambassador)

Abby is new to the world and Finns West but is following closely on the heels of Finn. Fishing pup? Lets just say she too can blow the best hole of the day.

Chad Duthie WEMT and Fly Fishing Guide

WEMT / Fly Fishing Guide: Colorado

Chad has been a field medic for nearly two decades as well as a lead EMS instructor for UCHealth. Chad has been an instructor with Finns West since the very beginning.

Finn FHA (Fun Hog Ambassador)

Fun Hog Ambassador

Finn is the namesake of Finns West as well as the most spoiled lab on earth! Finn oversees extracurricular activities at Finns West as well as is in charge of the annual Christmas party. Fishing dog? Well, lets just say she can ride a bow with the best of them as well as blow the best hole of the day.

Kristin Peterson PA-C WEMT


Kristin is the CEO and co-founder of Katabatic Consulting / Katabatic Mountain School.  Kristin specializes in emergency medicine, orthopedics and family medicine with a focus on wilderness and remote medicine.

Mike Tayloe WEMT-Paramedic

WEMT-Paramedic / Fly Fishing Guide: Chile & Colorado

“Tayloe” has been involved in pre-hospital emergency care for the past two decades focusing on remote and wilderness medicine. As director of operations and co-founder of Katabatic Consulting / Finns West he has provided remote medical services from Mount Everest to Antarctica.