Why Soda Peak Outfitters

Our Story

Welcome to Soda Peak Outfitters, where the spirit of adventure thrives against the backdrop of the awe-inspiring Greater Yellowstone area in Wyoming. Our story is one of passion for the great outdoors, a commitment to exploration, and a deep-rooted love for the untamed beauty that surrounds us.

Originally founded by the Castagno family, Soda Peak Outfitters is the continuation of their vision only under new ownership. Our company was born from the desire to create unforgettable experiences in the heart of nature. Nestled in the shadows of the majestic Absaroka Mountains, our team of seasoned guides and dedicated outfitters are more than just experts in their craft; they are storytellers, weaving narratives of wilderness, wildlife, and wonder.

Soda Peak Outfitters - Mountian Lake - Wilderness Fly Fishing Trips

Picture yourself standing on the edge of a pristine lake, casting your line into the crystal-clear waters as the morning sun paints the mountains in hues of gold and pink. Imagine the rush of adrenaline as you embark on a thrilling hunting expedition, tracking elusive game through the rugged terrain. Envision the crackling of a campfire under a canvas of stars, the scent of pine in the air, and the camaraderie that comes with sharing stories beneath the vast Wyoming sky.

At Soda Peak Outfitters, we understand that adventure means different things to different people. That’s why we offer a diverse range of experiences, tailored to suit every level of outdoor enthusiast. Whether you seek the challenge of a backcountry camping expedition, the tranquility of a horseback trail ride, or the unique charm of a chuckwagon dinner experience, we have something for everyone.

Our commitment goes beyond providing thrilling escapades. We are stewards of the land, dedicated to preserving the natural wonders that make the Greater Yellowstone area a haven for those seeking an authentic connection with the wilderness. Through sustainable practices and a deep respect for the environment, we ensure that future generations can continue to revel in the untouched splendor of this remarkable landscape.

Soda Peak Outfitters is more than a company; it’s a gateway to a world where adventure knows no bounds. Join us as we invite you to explore, to discover, and to immerse yourself in the untamed beauty of Wyoming’s wild heart. Your journey begins here, where the call of the wild echoes in every rustle of the leaves and every ripple on the water. Welcome to Soda Peak Outfitters—where adventure awaits, and the extraordinary becomes your everyday.

Our Mission

  1. Our mission is to provide exceptional outdoor adventures in the beautiful Yellowstone area, while promoting sustainable and responsible practices.
  2. Our goal is to create unforgettable experiences for our visitors by offering a wide range of guided activities and excursions in the wilderness.
  3. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of customer service and safety to ensure that every guest leaves with a sense of fulfillment and appreciation for the great outdoors.
Soda Peak Outfitters Logo - Embrace the Adventure - Offering Wilderness guided hunts, fishing trips, and other adventures.

Our Purpose

Our purpose at Soda Peak Outfitters is to provide unforgettable outdoor experiences that foster a deep appreciation for nature and promote active and sustainable lifestyles. We strive to exceed our customers’ expectations through exceptional service and a commitment to safety, all while preserving the beauty of the Wyoming wilderness for future generations to enjoy.

Our Vision

To inspire and empower individuals to connect with nature, embrace adventure, and create lifelong memories through exceptional outdoor experiences provided by Soda Peak Outfitters. We strive to be the leading outdoor adventure company in the Yellowstone area, known for our commitment to safety, environmental stewardship, and superior customer service. Our vision is to contribute to the preservation and appreciation of the natural world while providing unforgettable and transformative experiences for our clients.

Our Team

Charles Eisnnicher - General Manager - Soda Peak Outfitters

Charles Eisnnicher

General Manager

With over 16 years as a general manager in the outdoor industry, Charles Eisnnicher serves as our capable General Manager. His experience managing all aspects of an outfitter business is invaluable to leading our operations.

Ryan Castagno - Outfitter for Wilderness Hunts

Ryan Castagno

Outfitter and Lead Guide

Ryan Castagno serves a dual role as our Outfitter and Lead Guide. With 30 years of experience as both an outfitter and guide, including owning his own outfitter business previously, Ryan intimately understands how to create exceptional guided expeditions for clients. His expertise ensures our trips are expertly planned and flawlessly executed.

Steve Castagno - Soda Peak Outfitters

Steve Castagno

Guide and Business Advisor

Steve Castagno brings over 32 years of outfitting experience to our startup outfitting business. As the former owner and guide of Castagno Outfitters for over three decades, Steve has extensive expertise in all aspects of outfitting from customer service to trip planning and logistics.

Together, Charles and Ryan form a management team with nearly 50 combined years specifically in outdoor businesses. Their specialized experience and skill sets complement each other perfectly to manage both our back office operations and frontline delivery of excursions. With their leadership, we are poised for success as a leading outfitter in Wyoming.

Steve’s guidance on best practices, local partnerships, and navigating permit processes will ensure we get off to a strong start in our first seasons. As an advisor, he will consult with us on trip planning, gear selection, and developing outstanding interpretive programs to enrich our clients’ experiences.

With decades of experience training guides, Steve will also mentor our guides to help instill top-notch field skills. His long track record of successful outfitting experiences makes Steve an ideal advisor as we aim to provide best-in-class backcountry trips that showcase the splendor of Wyoming.

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