promoting the sport of fly fishing through education and conservation

Please Visit and Support Our 2022 Sponsors!
 (donors of $250+ per year)
Mad River Outfitters

 Brian Flechsig
 813 Bethel Rd.
 Columbus, Ohio
 (888) 451-0363

                           - Since 1994 -

We strive to serve as your primary fly fishing source. We provide everything needed for a great fly fishing experience from tackle to flies, classes to guides, destination trips and more. We take great pride in offering outstanding service, knowledgeable and honest advice to enhance your interest in the sport of fly fishing.

Orvis Kenwood Store

 7737 Kenwood Road
 Cincinnati, OH 45236
 (513) 791-2325

Orvis is the trusted source of discovery and adventure in the natural world. For more than a century and a half we have loved the wild, explored it, and protected it. At our core we are a fly-fishing and wingshooting brand, inspired by nature, driven by curiosity, and fulfilled by adventure. As the world leader in fly fishing, we are also proud to share our offerings in a wide assortment of menís and womenís sportswear, fine gifts and home furnishings, luggage, and travel accessories.
Delamere & Hopkins

 Hyde Park Square
 2708 Erie Avenue
 Cincinnati, OH 45208
 (513) 871-FISH

Delamere and Hopkins has been outfitting the Cincinnati sporting community with the best quality gear for over nineteen years. Whether grouse hunting the briar covered hills of southeast Ohio or fishing the flats in the Bahamas for bonefish, D&H has the gear to help you enjoy your pursuits to the fullest. Whatever your passion, our fly fishing schools, guide trips and travel service will make your dreams a reality.

Davidson River Outfitters

 Kevin Howell
 26 Pisgah Highway
 Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
 (828) 877-4181
 (888) 861-0111

Located on the banks of the Davidson River in Brevard, North Carolina, we serve the resort towns of Lake Toxaway, Cashiers, and Highlands. We are also a very short drive from Asheville and Hendersonville, Charlotte and the Greenville Spartanburg SC area.
Tuckaseegee Fly Shop

 3 Depot St.
 Bryson City, NC 28713
 (828) 488-3333

We are Bryson City NC's only full service fly shop ... your headquarters for local fly patterns, fly fishing gear, guided trips, and fly fishing advice. We have been fishing the rivers and creeks of Western North Carolina for over a decade.

You're invited to explore the site in hopes that you will discover many more creeks and rivers with us!

Fightmaster Fly Fishing

 Rob Fightmaster
 PO Box 4146
 Maryville, TN 37802
 (865) 607-2886

Fightmaster Fly Fishing is a service-minded fly fishing guide business with more experience chasing trout than we sometimes care to admit! We love the Smoky Mountains and the trout that live in their streams and we believe an old fedora and a hint of pipe tobacco in the air can be just as important to a fly fisherman as the latest space-age graphite rod. Guess you could say we're from the old school. Itís the fly fishing experience that matters, and whether a first-time caster or a veteran angler, weíre certain we can offer you an experience youíll remember for years to come.

 Matt Parker
 1908 N Lakeman Dr
 Bellbrook, Ohio 45305
 (937) 434-8472

ReelFlyRod is a family-owned fly fishing store in Bellbrook, Ohio that opened its doors in October 2006. We are a true full-service fly shop with a large retail store that features locally guided trips, group casting lessons, private instruction, fly fishing classes, and fly-tying gatherings. Our Pro Staff of 14 fly fishers has helped thousands of new anglers get started on the right path, with the best gear at the lowest price. Every employee at ReelFlyRod is an experienced fly angler, for a total combined 110+ years of fly fishing expertise!

Cumberland Valley Fly Fishing

The Premier Fly Fishing Service
for the Cumberland Valley

The Cumberland River is one of the top trout tailwater fisheries in the U.S. and is well known for its big stripers. The river is very scenic, as it flows through some of the most amazing counties in Kentucky.

Sunnybrook Trout Club

  1104 Fremont Ave
  Sandusky, Ohio 44870
  (419) 625-8353

Sunnybrook Trout Club is truly one of nature`s flagship sites. It is a wildlife conservancy where members can apply their fly fishing skills in settings that rival the challenges of wild trout streams. The club is situated on 130 acres of woodlands just south of Sandusky, Ohio. Two miles of Ohio`s legendary Cold Creek stream meander through its picturesque meadows. A healthy population of rainbow, brook, and brown trout populate this stream.
Rocky Top Anglers

   Knoxville, Tennessee
   (865) 388-9802

Rocky Top Anglers is a professional fly fishing outfitter located near Knoxville, Tennessee. We specialize in year-round guided fly fishing drift boat float trips and wade fishing excursions to the best destinations in the southeast: - Clinch River - Holston River - Cumberland River - Caney Fork River and more.

Our guided Tennessee fly fishing adventures offer an exciting, yet relaxing way to catch trout and other game species.

The Mill Creek Alliance

  1223 Jefferson Avenue
  Cincinnati, Ohio 45215
  (513) 563-8800

We empower Mill Creek communities to protect and enhance the value of the Mill Creek, its tributaries, and watershed. Through inclusive, meaningful community engagement and collaborative action, the Alliance strives to create a Mill Creek watershed that is a healthy ecosystem where thriving people and communities live, work, and play.

We champion the resurgence of the Mill Creek Watershed as a natural and community asset. We envision the watershed as a healthy ecosystem where people and communities can thrive.
Pere Marquette River Lodge

 Baldwin, MI 49304
 Phone: (231) 745-3972

The Pere Marquette River Lodge is nestled on the banks of the world famous Pere Marquette River. We are a Platinum Level Orvis Dealer and 2015 Orvis Endorsed Outfitter of the Year finalist. Our staff is very courteous and knowledgeable of the surrounding waters. Our full service Fly Shop is staffed and outfitted to meet your every need while insuring your best destination fishing experience. The guide staff is unprecedented and well versed on many of the local rivers: Pere Marquette, White, Pine, Au Sable, Manistee and the Muskegon.

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Gates Au Sable Lodge

471 Stephan Bridge Rd
Grayling, MI 49738
Phone: (989) 348-8462

Our guides can help you navigate the complex hatches and finicky fish of the Au Sable and Manistee Rivers. Our guest rooms look over some of the finest trout water the Au Sable River has to offer. We offer a diverse, fresh menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and offer a huge selection of excellent sandwiches for eat-in, or to take to the river.
Ripple Guide Service

52801 Hastings Street
South Bend, Indiana 46637
Phone: (574) 993-7453

Founded by Dustan Harley, Ripple Guide Service strives to make your day on the water as enjoyable as possible. Our guides go the extra mile to make sure your needs are met. We pride ourselves in teaching all aspects of fly-fishing and help preserve the rivers through the practice of catch and release. Whether you want to catch trophy fish or just spend a relaxing day on the water, our guides' knowledge of Northern Indiana and Southern Michigan rivers gives you the fishing opportunity of a lifetime.

Kentucky Afield Magazine

Author Lee McClellan ( email) is a nationally award-winning associate editor for Kentucky Afield magazine, the official publication of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. Kentucky Afield brings you the best in hunting and fishing in the state. You get 4 issues a year plus a bonus calendar featuring outstanding wildlife photography. The calendar, published in December, is packed with tips and information about Kentucky's outdoors. The best of Kentucky's outdoors only costs you $10 a year ...
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Spring Creek Fly Fishing

Phone: (513) 437-8207

Our carefully selected products and services provide excellent value with uncompromising quality. We are here to help you get the most out of your time on the water and at the vise.

Spring Creek Fly Fishing, Ltd. is a proud business member of FFI, the FFI Guides & Outfitters Association, and the FFI Fly Tying Group. In addition, we are business members of AFFTA, and active sponsors of Trout Unlimited Mad River Chapter #477.
Izaak Walton League

544 Branch Hill Loveland Rd
Loveland, OH 45140
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The Cincinnati Chapter of The Izaak Walton League has been serving the Southwest Ohio Community since 1944. Our objective is to conserve, maintain, protect, and restore the soil, forest, water and natural resources of the United States and other lands, and to promote means and opportunities for the education of the public with respect to such resources and their enjoyment and wholesome utilization. Discover all about our services and events, as well as our courteous and resourceful staff.
Otter Creek Bamboo Rods

Jerry Snider
Phone: (513) 800-8047

Since retiring, Jerry kicked his love of fly fishing into high gear, converting the basement of his home into a first rate bamboo rod making shop. Over the past 24 years, Jerry has produced over 200 fly rods and developed self-taught skills and methods in rod building, machining, and finishing. Jerry has contributed to rod enthusiast journals and forums and is well known in the rod building fraternity. His rods compare with the best!