Orvis-Endorsed guide Pat Dorsey, who has been guiding for more than ten years, spends at least 200 days a year on the stream. As Guide Director and partner in the Blue Quill Angler, Inc., in Evergreen, Colorado, he oversees more than thirty guides and produces a weekly on-line fishing report that keeps anglers up-to-date on fishing conditions.
Pat is also a master flytier who has been commercially tying flies for more than fifteen years, producing up to 28,000 flies a year. He is part of a team of contract tiers for Umpqua Feather Merchants and a Pro Team Member for Whiting Farms. His patterns are known far and wide as uniquely suited for the South Platte River.