Presently there are 33,100 documented fish species found in the world’s fresh and saltwater. Amazingly, scientist find about 250 new species every year. According to the International Game Fish Association there are 170 species of game fish that have earned world record status, but when it comes to sportfish dedicated fly anglers pursue with with rod and reel that number drops to about 100 species. Whether you are a steelhead fanatic, traditional  trout fisherman, saltwater fly fisher or jungle angler, The Fly Shop has a fully vetted and great fly fishing destination that targets the species you want to catch.

Arapaima

Arapaima are the largest scaled freshwater fish in the world, reaching lengths of up to 9 feet long and weighting up to 440 pounds. They are an air-breathing fish, resembling tarpon in both size and shape, though with more coloration and...
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Arctic Grayling

The Arctic grayling occurs primarily in cold waters of mid-sized to large rivers and lakes, returning to rocky streams to breed. The various subspecies are omnivorous. Crustaceans, insects and insect larvae, and fish eggs form the most important...
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Atlantic Salmon

The thrill we get from a screaming reel and a jumping fish is primal, and an anthropologist could probably trace it all back to one fish, the Atlantic salmon. The species is both the foundation and nexus of the modern sport of fly fishing.
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Billfish

Guatemala has been recognized as the new sailfish capitol of the world, and there's no better place to satiate your appetite for airborne billfish. It's safe, easy-to-get-to, very pro-American, and the numbers of fish caught there, every day of the season...
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Bonefish

These saltwater rockets are the most popular fly fishing target in the Caribbean, South Pacific, and Indian Ocean for lots of reasons. The Fly Shop® has been searching the planet for the top bonefish lodges since 1978 and can introduce you...
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Brown Trout

There are a few great spots on the trout fishing horizon that focus exclusively on brown trout. The best are in Chile, and there is no outfit that's better or more experienced in the world to point you in that direction than the guys here at The Fly Shop®.
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Golden Dorado

South America's exotic, freshwater version of a gold-colored King Salmon has bad orthodonture and a an even more hostile attitude! These ferocious fish will rip the rod out of your hands on the strike, threaten to toss your fly with every leap, and test...
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Kundzha

The Kundzha is a species of fish in the Char family, the same family as Dolly Varden, Brook trout and Bull trout. They are endemic only to the Far East, not existing on the US side of the Pacific. Also known as Siberian White Spotted Char, they...
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Pacific Salmon

There's no better place to get your fill of hooking, fighting, and landing Kings or Silvers than Alaska. Few will argue that the best of the 49th state's lodges and camps can be found on the list that The Fly Shop® represents. Let us hook you up with...
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Peacock Bass

Brazil's Amazon jungle rivers are the top spots on the map for sensationally colored, mean-spririted cichlids. These are aggressive fish that would rather tear a popper or streamer to shreds than let it pass unmolested, and we know just where to...
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Permit

Permit are the perfect target for anglers obsessed with making the perfect cast, perfect presentation, perfect hook set - implementing perfect skills in bringing the fish to hand. Add to this a little (sometimes a lot) of luck and you have the perfect...
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Rainbow Trout

From Kamchatka to Alaska to Argentina this is the single most popular fish fly rodders prefer to chase. If you're searching for that next great rainbow trout trip, give The Fly Shop's Travel experts a call and have us walk you through your best options.
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Sea Trout

The Fly Shop® is the exclusive representative for two of the top three trophy brown trout lodges in the world, and we're an agent for the third. Fish average nearly ten pounds, and the odds of landing one twice that size are excellent.
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Snook

This aggressive, striped, saltwater sleuth is the most difficult element of the Caribbean Super Grand Slam and there are few places better to beat the odds than our Yucatan destinations in the late spring, early summer, and fall.
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Steelhead

We cut our teeth and built our hard-core reputation chasing these critters. We've got access to the very limited short list of space, and if you'll give us a call, we'll custom-tailor a Steelhead trip that'll put you into the best available lodge...
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Taimen

Taimen are perhaps the world's most incredible fly fishing experience. Every taimen you encounter - whether you miss it or land it - is sure to create a lasting memory. Taimen are a pre-historic mega-fish, and the largest member of the...
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Tarpon

Tarpon are large fish of the genus Megalops. There are two species of Megalops, one native to the Atlantic, and the other to the Indo-Pacific oceans. They are the only members of the family Megalopidae.
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Trevally

The giant trevally is distributed throughout the tropical waters of the Indo-Pacific region, with a range stretching from South Africa in the west to Hawaii in the east, including Japan in the north and Australia in the south.
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Triggerfish

Triggerfishes are about 40 species of often brightly colored fishes of the family Balistidae. Often marked by lines and spots, they inhabit tropical and subtropical oceans throughout the world, with the greatest species richness in the Indo-Pacific.
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