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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

Fly Shop Tuesdays will begin in January!

Dates and more info to come soon...

Beginning Fly Tying Class with Mike Cole
Jan 20, 27 and Feb 3  
From 6-8pm at Alaska Fly Fishing Goods

This three part class will focus on the fundamental techniques needed to tie some to the most popular patterns used in Alaska for salmon, trout, steelhead and Dolly Varden. Students will learn how to properly select and use the tools and materials needed for each pattern. Students will also learn when and how to fish the patterns that are tied. When completed students should feel comfortable joining us at our Fly Tying Tuesday Night sessions. To come join the fun, please call or email us to sign up.

  • All tools and materials provided
  • Cost: $25
  • 4 student minimum,  6 student max 

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 is required.

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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Fishing in Alaska for the first time?

Fly Fishing in Alaska for the first time Brad Elfers has been a fly fishing & river guide in Alaska since 1993.
He opened Alaska Fly Fishing Goods in 1998.

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