Fly Fishing

Whether you are an experienced fly fisherman or you are about to buy your first fly rod and reel J.L. Waters has all the fly fishing tackle you need.  We feature a wide selection of fly rods, reels, lines, waders from Orvis, TFO, Redington, Scientific Anglers, Fish Pond, and other flies specifically tailored for fishing the Midwest. 

We Carry Your Fly Fishing Necessities

  • Rods
  • Reels
  • Lines
  • Flies (and materials to tie your own)
  • Fish specific luggage
  • Waders
  • Sun Protective Clothing

Even if you don’t plan on fishing in the Midwest, J.L. Waters can help you select the tackle you need for destinations ranging everywhere from saltwater in Florida to trout in Montana to salmon runs in Alaska.  We also carry a great selection of reference books and magazines which would be beneficial to even an experienced fisherman. We stock everything you need to tie your own flies, which is an art in and of itself.

Finally, our knowledgeable staff can answer your questions, and assist you in selecting all the equipment you need for your next fly fishing adventure.

Brands We Carry