Eric Haataja


Blackfish Brand Ambassador Eric Haataja is no stranger to the demands of big-water angling. Owner of Big Fish Guide Service, Captain Eric Haataja has proven himself as one of North America's best fishing guides and Brown Trout angling legends. Currently Eric holds the IGFA World Record for Brown Trout. He has been a full time guide for 20 years, fishing 365 days a year. Eric is also a Bass tournament angler, seminar speaker, fishing educator, television show host, and YouTube video producer with over 50 million views on his YouTube page. And he chooses Blackfish.