Fly Fishing for Salmon

It does not matter where you play to go fishing, from small rivers  like the River Luce or River Cree in Scotland's beautiful Gallway coast to the stunning Midfjardara River in Iceland or the mighty Kola Peninsula and the amazing Varzuga River we have a great range of Salmon Fly Rods, Reels, flylines and accessories plus the essential fishing flies, from deadly patterns like the Snaelda flies or Monkey fly to Icelandic patterns like the Red Frances Treble or the world famous Allys Cascade and Allys Shrimp Patterns.


A massive range of quality fishing flies including Snaelda, Sunray Shadows, Tube Flies and hook based flies on single, double or treble hooks all backed by The Essential Flies quality guarantee.


Salmon Fly Fishing Gear

Anyone going salmon fly fishing will demand great tackle including salmon fly rods, salmon fly reels and salmon flies. We stock ranges from Snowbee, Wychwood and The Essential Fly at great prices delivered world-wide.

Planning Your Salmon Fly Fishing Trip

Before you go check the regulations where you intend fishing, some authorities prohibit the use of weighted flies so copper and brass tube flies become illegal! Some clubs allow only single or double flies then it is not worth arriving with a fly box full of treble flies. Good planning certainly helps. use Google Maps to ge arial veiew of the intended venues, this will allow you to start the planning process.

Talk to locals to understand the lies and pools plus successful salmon fly patterns and techniques.



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Customer Reviews
Tapered leader
Tuesday, 28 October 2014  |  Derek

This is the best that I have found in 17 years of trout fly fishing. Supple, visible and turns over effortlessly. The loop attachments are just the right size making it easy to attach to fly line and tippet ends.

Good quality flies
Thursday, 23 October 2014  |  L

Very pleased with the quality of the flies. All I need to do is go fishing now.

Fly Mate pedestal ball vice
Wednesday, 22 October 2014  |  Robert

Solid, well made and stylish. Assembly instructions could be clearer

esmond drury hooks
Tuesday, 21 October 2014  |  Daniel

a bit to short in the shank

Predator thread
Sunday, 19 October 2014  |  Leif

For the big big flies or for the deer hair flies. Non better.

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