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Juneau Classes, Events and More...


Welcome to our Juneau page.
Here you can find the lastest information on what is going on at our Juneau shop. Classes, casting nights, fly fishing club activities and community events are all listed here.

MONDAY - FRIDAY 10:00AM - 5:30PM
SATURDAY 10:00AM - 5:00PM


6-8pm @ AFFG Shop

Through the end of March, we will be hosting a series of fly tying nights at the shop. We will feature a material a night, demonstrating how, when, and why you would use it. Tying nights are a drop in basis, if you have your own vise, beer, and materials... Bring it! Limited space, and vises available.

February 9 - Marabou Vs. Spey Blood Quill Marabou with Mike Cole
February 16 - BAR FLIES ROUND 2 @ the Imperial Saloon. We will not be holding our in house tying night, we will be joining the local TU chapter and tying with them... Join us!
February 23 - Dubbing: How to use, blending and creating brushes with Mike Cole
March 1 - Shimmer Fringe and Other Synthetics with Chris Orman
March 8 - Body Wrap Materials with Cory Hansen
March 15 - TBD
March 22 - TBD
March 29 - BAR FLIES ROUND 3: LADIES NIGHT... More info to come
April 12 - BAR FLIES ROUND 4... More info to come

If you have any questions regarding tying nights, email

Private Lessons

  • Want to learn to fly fish?

  • Want to learn new on-stream techniques to catch more fish?

  • Does your busy schedule not allow you to attend our regular classes?

  • Looking for one to one instruction?

A Private Lesson is just the ticket for you. Tell us what you want to do and we'll come up with a plan to make it happen. We offer instruction for single hand or switch and spey casting.

Please note that this is not guided fishing. A current Alaska Fishing License needed.

Cost is $50 per hour. A typical beginning lesson is 3 hours and and an intermediate lesson is often between 2 and 4 hours.

Please contact us for more information  (907) 586-1550.

Raincountry Fly Fishers

The Raincountry Fly Fishers are Juneau's local fly fishing club. They meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from January - May.

Meetings are held from 7-9PM. New members are always welcome.

Contact Tony Soltys at or call 789-9159 for more information.

Juneau area fly fishing map

We have created two maps of fishing areas on the Juneau road system.

You can click to view either map and print them out.

To find out what areas are currently fishing well, check out the latest Juneau Fishing Report or contact us.

Map #1 shows the entire road system as well as a blow up of the Mendenhall Valley.

Map #2 has detailed maps of four local areas: Echo Cove, Fish Creek, Peterson Creek, and Sheep Creek.

Please contact us for more information  (907) 586-1550.

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