Now that the holidays are behind us it's time to turn our thoughts to our favorite tropical destinations and away from the snow beginning to pile up. With your favorite lodge or guide in mind you can turn your attention to a checklist of your travel gear. With our partnership with the Blackfly Lodge in Abaco, the Bahamas and our first hand experience with fly fishing in the tropics we are the experts in outfitting traveling anglers. We have the largest selection of bonefish, permit and tarpon flies of any one and when you show up with one of our custom Destination Fly Kits you don't have to worry that you guide will say "Oh, these flies won't work here"!

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This review is written by Blackfly Outfitter associate Nick Way, We just recently received our first shipment of Sage’s latest fly rod offering the Igniter. This rod replaces the Method in their line as their “Ultra-Fast All Water Rod”. The 7wt Method has been a favorite of ours in the shop for some time for …

If you’ve been bonefishing for a while like me, you probably have a nice collection of bonefish flies. When I say “nice collection” I mean a boat load of bonefish flies, no I mean hundreds of bonefish flies. Do I really NEED all those bonefish flies? Maybe! You see, a nice collection is exactly that, …

In keeping with our website theme of travel/tarpon fishing/permit, we might as well mention one of the best gamefish challenges on the flats….Mr Barracuda. You’ll notice that I included a recent painting of a variation of my popular “Barracuda Bright”. This often overlooked ruler of the flats is one of the first few experimental paintings …

Vaughn Cochran Art

Regarded as one of the best and more innovative artists in the world of fishing art, Vaughn’s current groups of pencil drawings, watercolors, mixed media, acrylic and oil paintings would be classified as contemporary sporting art and represents the last 20 years of his work.

You can browse a selection of Vaughn's Paintings and Prints here at the store, or check out Vaughn's Gallery!

Fly Fishing in Cuba

Cuba Libre? One step at a time, but we have everything you need for all your fly fishing needs in Cuba!