Finger Lakes Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing
Guide Service



Full Day (8 hours) 1 angler $400

Additional angler $125

Half Day (4 hours) 1 angler $250

Additional angler $125



-We are seasoned experienced fly fishing guides.  We have over 25  years of  guiding experience, and over 30 years of fly fishing experience. After a guided trip you are sure to learn a tactic, and improve your casting. What you will learn on a guided trip will  stay with you the rest of your fly fishing journey.

-We have more experience guiding on Finger Lakes streams than any other guide service in the area-

-We are the Best fly fishing guide service available in the Finger Lakes. We are the only  Orvis Pro guides in the area, and we only use Orvis Helios and Recon fly rods on guided trips-




Why hire a fly fishing guide?


-A guide will significantly shorten 

the learning curve to help you grow

 with this beautiful sport. 

-Saves you the frustration of learning 

a new area. 

-We will take you to the best parts of streams that have the most trout and make sure you have a great day.

-If you are a local angler new to fly fishing a guided trip is the quickest way to learn about great trout streams near you.  It can take years of dedication to truly get to know a trout stream.  




 -New York State Fishing License

-Sunglasses to protect your eyes

-Bring your own waders

  – We provide fly rod and flies for your use at no charge



Casting Lesson(1 hour) $125

Great if you just bought a fly rod and need some guidance.

We are great at simplifying fly casting, It’s not at hard as it looks.

If your shoulder, arm, wrist or any part of your body is sore after a day of fly flyfishing something is wrong with your casting stroke and timing.

We can come to your house or meet at a public park.

We only use Orvis Helios and Recon when giving casting lessons.

*Now Available to Reserve*

Private Trout Pond.

Golden Rainbow from pond

Tiger trout from pond


 We own the pond and property and  take pride with keeping the pond and the spring that flows into it healthy and well maintained. The cold spring water keeps the trout healthy and colorful.

Contains: Brook, Brown, Rainbow, Golden Rainbow and Tiger trout.


Secluded in the middle of 21 acres, surrounded by a forest.


Catch and Release, Barbless hooks.

Fly Fishing Only 


When you reserve the pond its yours to enjoy.  

You don’t have to share it with anyone. 

To fly fish the pond for  up to 5 hours without a guide:

-1st angler, $100

-Second angler, $25

-To have a guide with you at the pond, $200 plus fee to fly fish the pond.


* Rare and unique opportunity to catch five different species of trout

in the same day. 


-The pond is a great place for new fly fishers to learn and practice basics of this great and beautiful sport.

-The pond is a lot fun for experienced fly anglers who are trout enthusiasts. The trout in the pond are very colorful and healthy.   

Waders are not needed at the pond.

-Fishing license is not required.


Recent Review on Yelp:

 “Unbelievable day spent fly fishing with my two boys at a very private and beautiful stocked trout pond.  Dave was a tremendous help and very knowledgeable. He gave my boys a passion for fly fishing.”

 See below for pictures of trout from the pond.

Golden rainbow

Big Rainbow, Her first trout on a fly rod!


 20 inch tiger trout


 Brown trout


Golden rainbow on a dry fly!


 Great time had by a 15 year old. He caught 17 trout in 4 hours.

Eight year old boy with a tiger trout. First fish on the fly rod.


 Huge rainbow


Gorgeous tiger trout


Wild brook trout 

 Enjoy your time in the Finger Lakes Region with a Finger Lakes Fly Fishing Adventure!

 Call or text: (607) 882-1647


Guided Fly Fishing trips Ithaca/Watkins Glen and throughout the Finger Lakes region