Chris Matusz

Meet Guide Chris Matusz

Meet Guide Chris Matusz and Matusz and Sons Guide Service

Meet Chris Matusz, the seasoned and passionate guide behind Matusz and Sons Guide Service. With 15 years of expertise, Chris is dedicated to creating unforgettable fishing experiences along the southern Oregon coast. His in-depth knowledge of the region's waters, coupled with a genuine love for angling, ensures that every excursion under his guidance is a personalized and rewarding adventure. Join Chris for a fishing journey where skill meets camaraderie, and discover why he is a trusted leader in crafting memorable moments on the water.

Guide Chris Matusz is the driving force behind Matusz and Sons Guide Service, a seasoned expert with 15 years of fishing expertise. As the face of the family-owned operation, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to every angling adventure along the southern Oregon coast. Known for his dedication to creating personalized and memorable experiences, Chris's leadership ensures that each fishing trip is a harmonious blend of skill, camaraderie, and the thrill of the catch. Matusz and Sons Guide Service, under Chris's guidance, stands as a trusted name, offering unparalleled fishing excursions that capture the essence of Oregon's abundant waters and the joy of angling.

Guide Chris Matusz is a seasoned expert with specialized knowledge across various fishing domains. His proficiency extends to the art of salmon fishing, where he skillfully navigates the waters along the southern Oregon coast to locate prime spots for these prized catches. In the realm of steelhead fishing, Chris's expertise shines, offering anglers an exhilarating experience pursuing this challenging species. Additionally, his mastery extends to smallmouth bass fishing, ensuring an exciting adventure for enthusiasts seeking diverse angling pursuits. Chris employs a multifaceted approach, utilizing both spinning gear and plugs techniques to enhance the fishing experience. With a comprehensive skill set and a genuine passion for the craft, Chris Matusz brings a wealth of expertise to Matusz and Sons Guide Service, providing anglers with a well-rounded and fulfilling fishing adventure.

Boat Details

His vessel is an 18-foot Willie Drift Boat, meticulously crafted to elevate your fishing experience along the southern Oregon coast. The expertly designed drift boat offers stability and maneuverability, providing optimal conditions for targeting salmon, steelhead, and smallmouth bass. What sets this boat apart is the thoughtful addition of a propane heater, ensuring that your angling adventure is not only thrilling but also comfortable in varying weather conditions. The combination of cutting-edge design and amenities like the propane heater reflects Chris's commitment to providing anglers with a top-tier, all-encompassing fishing experience aboard the 18-foot Willie Drift Boat.

Soonest Trip Availability


Matusz and Sons Guide Service Available Trips


Expertise & Attributes

15 Years of Experience

fishing Attributes

Master Guide
Saltwater Fishing
Good with Large Groups
Good with New Anglers
Good with Families
Good with Kids

Gear & Equipment

Available Fishing Gear


Good to Knows


Trip Includes: 

- Rods, reels & tackle 

- Fishing License 

-Live bait when applicable 


What to bring: 

- Hat, Sunscreen, Polaroid Sunglasses 

- Wear weather appropriate clothing 

- Food and drinks  


DEPOSIT: A deposit is required for all bookings and will be applied at checkout  


BALANCE: The remaining balance is due on the trip date as either Credit Card or Cash.   


GUEST CANCELLATION: In the event that you must cancel your booking, you must do so 14 days prior to your trip date to receive a refund on your deposit. Rescheduling is encouraged and dependent on guide availability.  


GUIDE CANCELLATION: In the rare event that your guide must cancel due to inclement weather, health, or equipment issues, you will have the option to reschedule your charter for a later date or receive a refund on your deposit.  


TIPPING: Tips to your guide are greatly appreciated for your quality trip. 


Willie Drift Boat

Boat Type: Drift Boat

Boat Guest Capacity: 3

Boat Length: 18

Manufacturer Name: Willie Drift Boat

Model Year: 2024

Number of Engines: 1

Horsepower per Engine: 10

Maximum Cruising Speed: 30

Boat Registration: Not Given