Casting Clinic Saturday September 16 10am – 12pm Learn how to cast with FFF certified casting instructor Jim Dowd. Jim will cover the basic techniques needed to get you casting a fly line. Participants are encouraged to use their rods but rods can be provided as well. Join us Saturday September 16 from 10am to … Continue reading September Clinics
Intro To Fly Tying December 17 10am-1pm. There is an amount of excitement and satisfaction when you catch a fish on a fly you tied yourself. Learn the basics of fly tying so you can create and tie your own flies. We will explain the tools and techniques needed to get you started. All equipment and … Continue reading Fly Tying Classes
LEARN HOW TO FISH WITH WET FLIES AND STREAMERS SUNDAY OCTOBER 2 9AM-2PM TOPICS TO BE COVERED – EQUIPMENT USED – READING WATER – HOW TO SWING WET FLIES – HOW TO SWING, DRIFT AND STRIP STREAMERS – HOW TO GET YOUR FLY DOWN TO WHERE THE FISH ARE CLASS IS LIMITED TO 4 PEOPLE … Continue reading Classes
Beginner Knot Tying And Intro To Fly Fishing Seminar Saturday April 16 12pm-2pm Learn the most important knots for fly fishing in this hands on seminar. We will show you how to tie the Clinch Knot, Surgeons Knot and Nail Knot. We will also cover basic equipment set up and usage. This is a great … Continue reading Classes And Seminars
The new Hardy Zephrus FWS(Freshwater series) rods have arrived here in the shop. I have had a chance to cast a few of these rods and have been spending some time on the water with the 8’6″ #5. They are very nice looking rods that are very light, strong and powerful but are super smooth casting. … Continue reading Hardy Zephrus FWS Have Arrived!
The Hardy Ultralite CLS Reel is not new to the reel market but a lot of anglers are unaware of the benefits this reel provides. CLS stands for cassette locking system which allows you to change out different lines with ease using a cassette that locks onto one existing spool instead of various spare spools. … Continue reading Hardy Ultralite CLS Reel
The Fenwick Aetos 10′ #5 has been my go to rod this year. It has been able to perform a multitude of task from throwing sink tips and streamers to high sticking to presenting small dries delicately on the surface. I had a chance to use the 9’6″ #8 on a recent trip to the … Continue reading Fenwick Aetos Fly Rod Review
Fishpond’s new Summit Sling Pack arrived here at the shop yesterday. It’s been put up for display next to Fishpond’s other packs and vests that are in stock. It’s a very cool looking sling pack with many pockets and options for attaching tools and equipment. It even has a built in sleeve for your net. … Continue reading Fishpond Summit Sling Pack Review
Regal Fly Tying Vises are now available. They are manufactured right up the road in Orange, MA. Come in and check out “The Bulldog of Bench Vises”. Hardy Sintrix Rods and Ultralite DD Reels are now 30% off! While supplies last.
Deerfield Fly Shop will be hosting a Women’s Fly Fishing Class June 28th from 7am-4pm. The class will be taught by Marla Blair Professional Guide, Instructor and author of Positive Fly Fishing. Marla will start off by covering the basics first here at the shop and continue with time on the water in the afternoon if conditions … Continue reading Women’s Fly Fishing Class June 28th