Let us introduce ourselves, we are Wilderness Access Outfitters, and we are here to start you on your next adventure! We are located in Heber City, Utah, 20 minutes outside Park City, and enroute to all of your favorite State and National Parks From Salt Lake City!

We have everything you need in rentals from camping and backpacking gear to inflatable SUPS, Canoes and Kayaks, fly fishing gear, hiking essentials, and more!

Not sure how to get started? Let one of our experienced guides take you fly fishing or hiking. We can also provide pre made gear packages. Whether you are hitting the lake or one of Park City’s many concerts for a picnic, to going on an extended overnight trip, we have the knowledge and equipment you need!  

Come check out our new store front location offering retail, rentals, & guided trips!
Located at 48 East 100 North Suite C, Heber City UT 84032

Our Shop hours are:

Tuesday- Saturday 10AM-6PM

Guided trips, rental pick ups & drop offs are by appointment 7 days a week.


THE WAO SHOP WILL BE CLOSED AUGUST 19TH - 27TH. Please call us if you would like to book a trip outside of these dates. Thanks!


A guided evening snowshoeing 1/2 miles through the star lit forest to a private yurt deep in Wasatch Mountain State Park, where you arrive to a warm inviting yurt. Here we will be preparing a private fine dining experience with a 4 course meal, an intimate fire, and the outdoor experience you are searching for this winter.

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FLY Fishing Adventures

Wilderness Access Outfitters is here to fulfill your fly fishing adventure. Our year round guide service will make sure your trip is one you won’t forget! Whether it's your first time fly fishing, or you are an experienced angler, we are here to show you a memorable experience on the river. 

Our expert guides have over 30 years combined experience on the numerous local Blue Ribbon fisheries in and around the Heber Valley & Northern Utah. Our guides will get you on the best water, with the right set up, so you can have the most productive fishing experience.

WAO offers a full day or half day fishing trip to meet your river needs. Our half day trips guarantee you 4 hours on the water, and our full day trips guarantee you 8 hours. Our guide to client ratio is 3 guests per guide to maximize your experience. For larger groups, we will outfit you with as many guides as you may need to accommodate your group.

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Hiking Adventures

Interested in exploring the Heber Valley & Park City hiking trails? Enjoy the day sightseeing for birds, and wildlife, while breathing in the fresh air, and gazing at the beautiful Mountains the Wasatch Range has to offer. Our guides can cater to any ability level, and have a variety of hikes available depending on your interests & capabilities.  Whether you’re taking a river walk to sightsee the Provo, heading deep into the Wasatch State Park, exploring the Heber Valley, or hiking around Park City, we guarantee your adventure to be one you won’t forget!

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Bryan Silvey

The owner and operator of WAO. Bryan has been guiding for over 15 years in various realms of the outdoor industry. His passion for the outdoors is what motivated him to start WAO. He looks forward to sharing his passion, and local knowledge with you, to show you an unforgettable experience.


Fellow owner and operator of WAO. Kate moved out West to explore her passion for the outdoors, and focus her experience in an environment she loved. Her local knowledge of the mountains, wildlife, and fauna, combined with her passion for staying active and healthy, will allow her to guide you to an unforgettable adventure.


Eric Maw

Growing up in Park City gave Eric a deep appreciation and understanding of the surrounding mountains and rivers. With a strong passion for fly fishing and more than 200+ days on the water a year, Eric has the experience necessary to ensure a successful day fly fishing.


Ethan Moulton

A lifelong outdoorsman and avid angler, Ethan has 15 years of guiding experience. From ski guide in the winter to fly guide in the summer, he enjoys sharing his passion of the sport with others. " I'm lucky I get to do what I love year round, I enjoy sharing that knowledge and experience with others."