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  • The Elk River, offering incredible fly fishing opportunities
  • The latest gear
  • Learn the fundamentals or improve your technique with one of our classes
  • Our local guides will show you all the best spots

Our goal is to help you plan the best possible Fernie Fly Fishing adventure! We aim to connect people with our local fishery in a meaningful and personal way. We hope to inspire our guests to become more actively involved in conservation and preservation. Among anything else our biggest goal is to catch fish and have fun!

Fernie Fly Fishing transports you away from any signs of civilization into the tranquil, pristine wilderness of the Canadian Rockies to fish some of the area's most sought after rivers, creeks and lakes. 

Our quaint guiding operation is customer service driven and we take pride in the quality of service that we provide from time of booking to time of departure.  We fish hard and work hard to give you the best Fernie fly fishing experience possible. Located in the historic downtown core; the family at GearHub supports working towards building a stronger community and it was an easy choice for our new location!

Fernie Fly Fishing is happy to offer numerous guided fly fishing services that can be tailored to any group size and skill level including:

  • Full Day Guided Fly Fishing Float & Walk & Wade Trips on many different streams.
  • Fly Fishing School offering various lesson programs including casting, entomology, knots, rigging, reading water and much more! 
  • Women's Only fly fishing packages, lessons, & getaways

Kids Learn to Fly Fish:

Sustainable Development & Fly Fishing Skills Camp For Ages 10 - 18

August 14 - 21 2016 $2,950

  • Based on the lush Elk River and its many tributaries, students learn fly-casting, knot tying, entomology and reading water.
  • Students will participate in conservation efforts with the Elk River Alliance and British Columbia's Wildsight Foundation. Visiting mine sites and affected mining areas, students will learn about the impacts and balance between industry and recreation.
  • Daily backpacking into wolrd class tributaries, students delve more intot he impacts of invasive plant, wildlife and human impacts while integrating their fly fishing skills on some of the best fishing waters in Canada.

Family Fly Fishing packages 

A day on the water is one to remember and it's all about the memories that are created along the way! Let the team at Fernie Fly Fishing help you organize your next Fernie fishing adventure.
Use the Book Online section above to reserve your Fernie lodging! Fly Fishing Tours must be booked directly with Fernie Fly Fishing.

Important Links:
BC Freshwater Fishing Regulations (see Kootenay Region 4)
Fishing Licence Information

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  • 250-423-1597
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  • 401 1st Ave, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0
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