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The flyguys are located in the interior of Canada’s beautiful British Columbia, where we are fortunate to be surrounded by hundreds of productive trout filled lakes & river systems. Our goal is to offer a place to share information & ideas promoting fishing in our spectacular province & beyond, with a focus on still water fly fishing Kamloops & the BC Interior area lakes! flyguys.net offers information on aquatic entomology, fly tying & fly patterns, fly fishing methods & techniques, and includes a wild fish & game recipes section with tips to care for & prepare your catch. We also offer Fishing Guide, Resort & Product reviews to help you make the most of your BC fishing vacations! Thanks for visiting! Enjoy your stay! 😀

Fly Fishing Kamloops | Recent Posts …

  • FGN Fly Fishing Road Trip 2021 – Finally!
    October 21, 2021
    FGN Fly Fishing Road Trip 2021 - Finally!

    Chilcotin Bound FGN Fly Fishing Road Trip 2021 The boys and I had missed out on two spring fishing trips and I have to say I was getting a little bit antsy. Late spring, I threw out the possibility of a Fall fly fishing road trip hoping that travel restrictions would allow it. Don had already booked ...

  • TFO Special Delivery Plus Floating Fly Line Review
    September 1, 2021
    TFO Special Delivery Plus Floating Fly Line Review

    TFO Special Delivery Plus Floater Floating Fly Line Review With floaters being the number one type of fly line used on our BC Interior stillwaters, it’s nice to see, and test, new technologies/ideas/brands as they come up. We are happy to offer the following floating fly line review. TFO  describes their Special Delivery Plus Weight Forward Floater as ...

  • Kokanee Poke Bowl Recipe
    July 7, 2021
    Kokanee Poke Bowl Recipe

    Kokanee Poke Bowl Recipe A simply delicious land locked freshwater salmon recipe for those with a bit of an exotic palate! Disclaimer: With any raw fish, you run the risk of picking up any parasites that might be living in its meat. These parasites could be tapeworms, lung fluke, or other digestive bugs that will cause ...

  • TFO LK Legacy Fly Rod Review
    May 20, 2021
    TFO LK Legacy Fly Rod Review

      TFO LK Legacy Fly Rod Review The new TFO LK Legacy series fly rods replaces the BVK in paying homage to TFO’s founding rod designer Lefty Kreh.  The manufacturer describes the LK Legacy as “the ultimate “big water” trout rod for intermediate to advanced anglers” and “powerful & responsive with perfect tracking and crisp, smooth recovery.”  The ...

  • The Lowly Ant | Gord’s Shiny Smooth Flying Ant Sinker
    March 28, 2021
    The Lowly Ant | Gord's Shiny Smooth Flying Ant Sinker

    The Lowly Ant Gord’s Shiny Smooth Flying Ant Sinker Well as winter lingers on up North the fly tying Marches on. It will probably April on and there will be some May on days spread through the early Ice off. I’m getting to the point where I’ve pretty much filled in the gaps in my lake boxes. ...

  • Sawmill (Burnell) Fly Fishing & Ice Off Report 2021
    March 28, 2021
    Sawmill (Burnell) Fly Fishing & Ice Off Report 2021

    Sawmill lake (Burnell lake) Fly Fishing / Ice Off Report 2021 by Glen Heward Been planning a trip to Sawmill for 2021 since last April. Due to Covid, I couldn’t camp up there, but did sneak in a great day of fishing in 2020. I’m a newer fly fisherman, but let me tell you, I’m hooked! A friend ...

  • Chironomid Religion | The Church Window Chironomid
    February 20, 2021
    Chironomid Religion | The Church Window Chironomid

    After some time discussing the “church window” effect with retired fisheries biologist/local Kamloops fly fishing enthusiast Richard Bailey, he has graciously taken the time to share a write up on the what it is, the why it’s important,  and the how he has implemented it into the chrironomid pupae tying process. Richard has been fly fishing ...

  • Osprey Fly Box – Flies of the Pacific Northwest | Book Review
    January 24, 2021
    Osprey Fly Box - Flies of the Pacific Northwest | Book Review

    The Osprey Fly Box Flies of the Pacific Northwest Book Review I finally got the chance to sit down uninterrupted, something that doesn’t happen much lately, and read through the Osprey Fly Box’s latest publication: their 50th anniversary edition of Flies of the Pacific Northwest. I’ll get into more detail within the review but if I had to ...

  • Strip Leech
    January 13, 2021
    Strip Leech

    Big thanks to Devan Sieben for sharing his Strip Leech fly with us! This beauty has fish magnet written all over it and I can’t wait to tie some up and give them a go! The Strip Leech (..by Devan Sieben) My version of the Strip Leech came to me out of necessity. I have a bad ...

  • Pornomid Chironomid Pupa Fly Pattern
    January 2, 2021
    Pornomid Chironomid Pupa Fly Pattern

    The Pornomid Chironomid Pupa Fly I’m not sure when the Pornomid fly was developed, or who developed it, or even if the fly I was initially shown, and to this day refer to as the pornomid, is actually in fact the pornomid, or not! What I do know is that it was the early 2000’s when I ...

  • Muddled Leech Fly Pattern
    December 31, 2020
    Muddled Leech Fly Pattern

    The Muddled Leech Fly Pattern I designed the muddled leech to have more neutral buoyancy as a lot of my leeches had bead heads.  Leaving off the bead, and adding the deer hair, allows for the muddled leech to be retrieved super slow, which is sometimes necessary, but hard to accomplish, with regular type leech flies. ...

  • Chatwin Heirloom Crucial Knife Set Review
    November 22, 2020
    Chatwin Heirloom Crucial Knife Set Review

    Chatwin Heirloom Crucial Knife Set Review I am not a chef, but I really like to cook. I especially like to cook from “scratch” and do as much by hand as possible. I’m not especially knowledgeable about different qualities of knives/steel, and since mine cut alright, I wasn’t looking for anything new. Then my husband came ...

  • TFO Pro 2 Fly Rod Combo Pack | Product Review
    July 21, 2020
    TFO Pro 2 Fly Rod Combo Pack | Product Review

    TFO Pro 2 Fly Rod Combo Pack – Product Review – Description: The TFO Pro 2 fly rod combo pack includes a rod, rod bag, reel, floating fly line, leader, and reel-on-rod hard case. The purchase price currently listed on the manufacturer’s website is $409 CAD. Upon exploring the alluring retail packaging, a nice-looking 4 piece case was ...

  • PMS | Parasitic Molting Scud Fly Pattern
    June 23, 2020
    PMS | Parasitic Molting Scud Fly Pattern

    Parasitic Molting Scud Fly Pattern – PMS – Okay a little back ground on this pattern whether you like it or not! I’m going to avoid Latin, Chemical processes and complex biological actions. This will be Gord’s Kindergarten Cole Notes with apologies to any biologist out there. The parasite that affects Gammarus shrimp goes by a couple ...

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