Known affectionately as “Jimi O” by friends in Summit County, Hajime Omori was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Jimi moved to Kremmling, Colorado in 1986 and became a professional fly fishing guide at Elktrout Lodge.
For the past 20+ years he has guided in Colorado, Montana, Idaho and Yellowstone National Park. Jimi’s extensive knowledge of Western Fly Fishing combined with his easygoing demeanor and contagious smile always make for a great day on the water.
When he is not on the water, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Ryoko, and daughter, May.
Jimi Omori Quick Facts
- Originally From: Tokyo, Japan
- Favorite Local Fishing Spot: Colorado River
- Movie Quote: "May the force be with you" -Starwars