Fishing Flies & Tackle

Everything for the fly fisherman - for sale & delivered world-wide with award winning customer service. We have a massive range of flies for every species of fish, with hundreds of patterns and huge stocks available.  Also we have tackle and a dedicated tying department all for speedy delivery.

With years of experience delivering fishing flies for trout, salmon, superb tackle and fly tying materials delivered worldwide we have attracted tens of thousands of customers in over 50 countries. Our quality range of flies includes thousands of patterns of trout flies , wets, dries, buzzers, lures & streamers for stillwater or river and streams.

We are a bit different in that we are specialists who do not just sell - we advise and help. With our team of pro fly fishermen here to help you we aim to enhance your experience. Check out free monthly hatch charts telling you what flies are hatching and what flies you should use to match the hatch. We produce our own range of videos to instruct and help you develop your skills and techniques. Our e-guides have been written on many different topics, delivered instantly to your desktop and we are even developing apps for your mobile phone and tablets!

trout flies salmon flies grayling flies specialist flies for pike & sea trout

Trout Flies

Known for quality flies at great value check our specialist tyers patterns or traditional flies for trout. Our fly patterns range Alexandra to Zulu you will find all you want. Our specialist micro flies department is one of the largest in the Industry. Whatever trout fly pattern you are looking for you should check our store.

Fishing Flies

With a range of fishing flies including specialist sea trout flies, pike flies, saltwater flies, carp flies you will find all that you need under one roof. With over 400,000 flies in stock it is unusual for us not to have the flies you need when you need them! We have delivered everywhere, including direct to hotel rooms for fly fishermen in need of urgent help.

Award Winning Website & Customer Service - Established over 7 years we have thousands of satisfied customers in over 50 countries. Check their independent reviews of our great flies, materials and gear plus award winning service! We are available on the phone for advice or for telephone orders (00 44 1757 333003) Monday to Friday. Why not see for yourself why thousands of customers worldwide buy their gear from The Essential Fly? We promise to offer you top gear, best value with absolutely exceptional customer service possible. We look after our customers. Let us show you how. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Latest Products
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Profil Volare IV  11'  #7

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Latest Customer Reviews
Uni Clear Mylar Single Spool
Sunday, 1 March 2015  |  Mark

very good product, very pleased, well done

Gordan Griffiths Sheer Thread
Tuesday, 24 February 2015  |  Joel

Although fairly new to fly tying - I have found this to be the best thread I have used to date.

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