Baker Salsbury

Hometown: Morganton, NC

Years Guiding: Owned the shop since 2002

Favorite River: Green River, Wyoming

What Do You Like to do During the Off Season?: Man the shop

Favorite Rods & Reels: Sage One and Waterworks/Lamson Speedster

Quote: "Dream on"

Website: http://www.westbank.com


I moved to Jackson Hole in 1995 from Morganton, NC and began working with Westbank Anglers in 1996 as a shop employee. I worked at Westbank as a shop employee and guide until 1999 when I got a 'real job' and worked in a local bank and a short stint as a investment advisor. In 2002 I purchased Westbank Anglers and in 2004 Katie and I had our first child, Lucie, next came Mason in 2006 and Colter in 2010, the rest is history!

Recent Updates from Baker Salsbury


Westbank Anglers BIG News - (05/18/17)

Westbank Anglers is thrilled to announce the acquisition of Heise Expeditions.  This acquisition enables Westbank Anglers to become a Licensed Idaho Outfitters on the South Fork of the Snake...... [read more]

Snake River, Jackson Hole, WY - (08/1/15)

Fishing season is in full swing on the Snake River in Jackson Hole!  The recent cooler temperatures have given way to warmer afternoons and the bugs are out and about, therefore the Cutties are out...... [read more]

Yellowstone Lake - (06/21/15)

Yellowstone Lake is a legit World Class Fishery!  Located at 7,732 feet above sea level and 136 square miles, Yellowstone Lake is the largest freshwater lake above 7,000 feet in North America.  It...... [read more]

Memorial Day Sale and Gear Swap - (05/13/15)

Westbank Anglers invites you to come by our shop this Memorial Day weekend and save on a variety of products that will help you get the most out of this fishing season.  Rods, fly lines, chest...... [read more]

Tarpon in Key West - (06/7/14)

Since it's "mud season" on the Snake we try to get out of town and chase other species.  Baker just recently went to Key West and fished for Tarpon with Captain Dean Burton, a Westbank Anglers...... [read more]

Fishing is on!!!!! - (06/25/13)

What a start we are having in the Jackson Hole area!  The Green River has been fishing great, bugs are out, fish are eating and clients are having fantastic times.   Picture to the left is Nora, a...... [read more]

2013 Jackson Hole Fly Fishing Season - (05/29/13)

2013 Jackson Hole Fly Fishing Season Has Begun The 2013 Jackson Hole Fly Fishing Season is here!  The snow is melting and the Snake River is currently in runoff, this season looks like it will be...... [read more]

Jackson Hole fishing update - (05/29/13)

The 2013 fishing season in Jackson Hole is here!  The snow is melting and the Snake River is currently in runoff, this season looks like it will be a good one, with a long season.  Come by the shop...... [read more]

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Ben Smith - (05/21/13)

Ben tore up some Carp this weekend... [read more]

Brandon Murphy in the Jackson Hole News - (06/14/12)

Here is a recent article on one of our veteran guides: [gview file="http://www.westbank.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/BrandonMurphyarticle.pdf"]    ... [read more]