promoting the sport of fly fishing through education and conservation

Please Visit and Support Our 2023 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 men’s and women’s 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. It’s the fly fishing experience that matters, and whether a first-time caster or a veteran angler, we’re certain we can offer you an experience you’ll remember for years to come.
ReelFlyRod


 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
   tnrockyraccoon@yahoo.com
   (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

  READING OFFICE:
  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.
Fish Ohio Outfitters



 Phone: 330-413-0304
 Email: captjosh@fishohiooutfitters.com




From the vast waters of Lake Erie to the scenic inland rivers and reservoirs, we offer the finest guided sport fishing trips you can find in Ohio. Whether you are an experienced angler looking for something fun or new, or a beginner looking to learn and develop some fishing skills, we offer a trip for everyone. Fly fishing, spinning, or trolling, we are the best in the Buckeye state!
Great Lakes Fly Fishing


7 Landings Way
Avon Lake, Ohio 44012
Phone: (440) 781-7536




Great Lakes Fly Fishing consists of a core crew and broad network of contributors and relationships. From angling trips and fly fishing education opportunities, to Chase blog, YouTube, podcasts and other Great Lakes content. It's more like a delicious web of fishiness. If you're into that kind of thing...
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
Email: info@springcreekfly.com




Spring Creek is a small business dedicated to providing fly tyers and anglers with best in class fly tying materials and fishing gear. Our devoted customers know us for a unique selection of quality products and an elevated level of service.

Spring Creek Fly Fishing, Ltd. is a proud business member of FFI and the FFI Fly Tying Group. In addition, we are active volunteers and sponsor members of the Trout Unlimited Mad River Chapter #477.
Cumberland Bottom Ticklers


Phone: 859-475-3088
Email: gregwilliams615@gmail.com




At Cumberland Bottom Ticklers, we believe in having fun and fishing hard. We're excited that you're interested in fly fishing on a cold, clear river from a drift boat. We strive to give you the best fly fishing experience possible by paying attention to your needs and expectations. We realize you are paying for the knowledge of an experienced fly fishing guide and working to put you on fish is our number one goal. We follow Fly Fishers International code of ethics because it's simple common sense. We respect fly anglers of every age and ability and strongly believe in and support our veterans. We are enthusiastic about sharing our knowledge and experience of the Southeast's best tailwater with you. Whether you're an experienced fly fisherman or need a little hand holding, we can accommodate your needs on the Cumberland river.
Otter Creek Bamboo Rods


Jerry Snider
Phone: (513) 800-8047
Email: ottercreek@zoomtown.com





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!
Kentucky Wild Outdoors



 Phone: 859-489-1593
 Email: kentuckywildbill@gmail.com




Guided hunting and fly fishing adventures by Kentucky native, Bill Carman, who has over 50 years experience hunting and fishing in the Kentucky wilds. Kentucky Wild, LLC is insured and Bill Carman is a Kentucky licensed hunting and fishing guide. Bill is also a charter member of the Kentucky Elk Guide Association. Kentucky Wild is a proud supporter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, CASA of Lexington, Trout Unlimited, and the Blue Grass Council-Boy Scouts of America.
Little Miami Conservancy


209 Railroad Avenue
Loveland, OH 45140
Phone: 513-965-9344





The Little Miami Conservancy (LMC), formerly known as Little Miami, Inc. (LMI), was founded in 1967 as a 501c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the restoration and protection of the Little Miami National Wild & Scenic River.
Maggie Valley Fly Shop



3073 Soco Rd.
Maggie Valley, North Carolina. 28751
Phone: 828-593-2519



Welcome to Maggie Valley Fly Shop! Where guiding is our passion. From Smallmouth Bass on the Fly to catching Trout on a Dry Fly. We also have private waters available if you want to have the river all to yourself. We are open 7 days a week, 6am-4pm. Our focus is with the fly fisher in mind. Come check out our fly shop located in downtown Maggie Valley, North Carolina.
Mountain Troutfitters


38 Roseboro Rd.
Linville, NC 28646
Phone: 828-387-6534





Mountain Troutfitters is a Fly Shop/Guide Service in North Carolina. We are based out of Linville, North Carolina and serve the areas of Boone, Blowing Rock, Spruce Pine, Banner Elk, Linville and Newland, NC. We have some of the best private fishing water in the state. Unlike most other private stretches of water we do not do any memberships or rod fees on it. The water is home to massive NC Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout and Brook Trout. We also do float trips on the Tailwater of East Tennessee and Western North Carolina. We have many combined years of fly fishing guiding experience. We will always do our best to help you have the fishing trip of a life time.
Ohio Fly Fishing Guides



833 Bethel Road
Columbus, OH 43214
Phone: (614) 451-0363



Mad River Outfitters is proud to offer a complete professional Ohio fly fishing guide service on local waters for brown trout, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, steelhead trout, musky, pike and carp. We offer hand-picked licensed fly fishing guides for the Erie and Ontario tributaries in Michigan, Pennsylvania and New York as well. Our original specialty, Mad River Guided Trips, offer a unique option with a float trip for brown trout in our AuSable and McKenzie River boats. We also guide for trout on the Clearfork River near Mansfield. Jet Boat and Float trips for Smallmouth Bass and Pike are also available on several productive waters such as the Kokosing, Scioto and Darbys and many others. Smallmouth Bass and Pike fishing in Ohio just might surprise you! Spending a day one-on-one with one of our guides will take years off of your learning curve! Our guided trips are geared towards learning advanced techniques while in hot pursuit of fish. We're dedicated to helping you catch your best fish yet.
Southeastern Anglers


107 Riverview Lane
Reliance, TN 37369
Phone: (770) 655-9210





Premier Fly Fishing Guide Service on the Hiwassee, South Holston, Toccoa, and Clinch Rivers. Southeastern Anglers is a professional fly fishing outfitter. We offer a high quality guided flyfishing experience, equaled by no other. Our base of operation is Reliance, Tennessee located in the southeast corner of the state.
Stream Team Anglers









Jerry Yates is a professional fly fishing guide, certified casting instructor, and the inventor of Frog's Fanny Fly Treatment. You're invited to fly fish with him in the incredible waters of Haywood County, North Carolina, which is nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains and the southeastern sections of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.




4467 Ethan Way
Bozeman, Montana 59718
Phone: 406-580-7370




Montana’s Premier Fly Fishing Outfitter. Trout On The Fly - a Bozeman fishing guide service - offers a wide range of guided fly fishing adventures to suit your needs and make your vacation an experience to last a lifetime.