We are proud to help bring you the South River Fly Fishing Expo April 23rd and 24th. We have a great lineup of presenters, including Stu Apte, Greg Senyo, Will Turek, and many more! Plus the Thomas & Thomas crew will be at the shop on Saturday for you to try out a T&T. There […]
The shop will be closed on Thanksgiving and we will open back up at 9am on Friday, 11/27 for all of your fly fishing gifts and needs. Like all of our previous years, we will be having in-store specials all weekend. Here are just a few of the deals that will be available: Add […]
The South River Fly Shop has moved up the hill 3 doors to 323 W. Main St. in Waynesboro. This new location will allow us to expand upon what is already the largest fly tying department in the are, plus it will let us bring you new brands like Tycoon Tackle and others. Stop in […]
Allan Simpson from Simpson Fly Fishing Wrote a thoughtful article on the benefits and pitfalls of stocked trout vs. wild trout. While many streams in the Shenandoah Valley/ Blue Ridge area would not have trout without stocking efforts, there are surprisingly many that would. Read more here.
We are pleased to announce that the South River Fly Shop is your newest Nautilus Reels dealer!! We just finished checking in the first shipment and the FWX 7/8 is already out to it’s new home. See why these reels are on more guide’s outfits in the Florida Keys than any other! These Made in […]
Here’s all the details. Treat yourself to a new pair of waders and get cash back! Purchase any pair of SonicDry Fly, SonicDry Wader, SonicDry Pant, Sonic-Pro Stocking Foot Wader or the women-specific Siren Waders and get a $50 Visa Cash Card. Even the popular Crosswater Wader at just $109.95 gets a $25 Visa Cash […]
Spring is finally here…. sort of. The weather is getting nice and the first major hatch of the season is underway. The Early Smoky Sedge (Apatanidae) is coming off the South River most days and the trout are ready for them! We have been catching very nice fish on both the Delayed Harvest and the […]
Wondering if you can get a good, dependable fly reel without breaking the bank?? Sure you can! Tim Rajeff of Echo has you covered with the Ion reels. Read what Mark Hieronymus has to say about his Ion 6/7s: “Why I love ECHO reels.” – by Mark Hieronymus They say that a picture is worth […]
Many of you have seen the pictures we have been posting here of big, beautiful, and healthy trout that have been caught in the Delayed Harvest area of South River. We have put together a proposal to change the regulations on this section of the river to Catch and Release Fly Fishing Only to give Virginia fly fishers a true destination fishery. A fishery that can carry fish like this one all year and provide a convenient and accessible place for beginners to experts.