About Us

Dave,Kate and happy Clients at The El Coronado Ranch

Born and Raised in Ontario Canada Dave left home at age 18 and joined the Canadian Army serving as an Infantryman in The Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry and in 2 Airborne Commando of the elite Canadian Airborne Regiment. After serving eight years he began his Guiding/Outfitting career on Alberta’s Bow River in 1988. Since then Dave Brown Outfitters has grown to encompass guided Fly-Fishing trips in Alberta, British Columbia and Montana.

Dave Brown and The El Coronado Ranch are featured in The 2017 Gray’s Sporting Journal Expeditions and Guide Annual

In 1998 Dave began guiding  Wingshooters in Alberta, Saskatchewan and later on in Oklahoma. Dave met his Wife Lisa while Bird hunting around Patagonia AZ. He then immigrated to The United States in 2007 at that time he started his Arizona Quail Guiding Operation.

When Not guiding Bird Hunters Dave keeps busy running Fly-Fishing Trips in Montana,Alberta and British Columbia

On top of the places he has guided, Dave has hunted Upland Birds in Ontario, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arizona and Mexico. From late May thru to early September Dave is busy with his Orvis Endorsed Fly-Fishing operations, then from mid-September thru to early November Dave is Guiding Upland Bird and Waterfowl Hunts in Saskatchewan Canada. He starts his Arizona Quail and Dove Hunting Guide Service in late November and runs until the end of The Arizona Season. Dave is a full-time professional Outfitter holding  6 Outfitter/Guide Licenses in 3 Provinces and 2 States. Dave and his amazing Dogs have been featured in numerous sporting publications including, Grays Sporting Journal, Shooting Sportsman, Outdoor Canada Magazine, The Calgary Herald, The Oklahoman, Wingshooting The World and he has contributed to The Orvis Times. Dave is the “real deal” and walks the talk.If you are looking for a quality Arizona Quail Hunting Experience Contact Us.

Lisa Brown and Cruz

Lisa Brown and Cruz