Brian Niska

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Gender MALE
Industry Tourism
Occupation flyfishing instructor and guide
Location Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Introduction A lifelong angler who really is happy just being out on the river. Brian has twenty seven years of fly fishing experience and has been a guide for the past eighteen years. With over twenty years in the fly biz, he has contributed to rod and line design, worked in fly shops, as a commercial fly tier, guide and instructor of casting, fly fishing and fly tying courses. Brian is certified as a Master Casting Instructor and Two Handed Casting Instructor with the Federation of Fly Fishers. He is especially sought after as a speycasting instructor and has been a featured demonstrator at a variety of claves, outdoor shows and expos throughout North America. Brian teaches destination spey schools on some of BC's finest Salmon and Steelhead rivers and is featured as a guest spey instructor at Alaska West wilderness lodge during King Salmon season. He has appeared on variety of fishing shows and is the resident prostaff spey expert on flybc.ca. A strong advocate of habitat restoration to support wild fish stocks, Niska is dedicated to the preservation of wild fish and the pristine waters essential to their survival.
Interests flyfishing, skiing, tennis, golf