Capt. Brian Meszaros

Founder and guiding since 1992. Being one of the first guides in the country to pursue Musky on the fly, Capt. Brian is recognized as an innovator in fly design, tactics  and equipment development.

Jerry Darkes

Renowned author and guide. Jerry is one our lead casting instructors and mentor to all.

About us

capt. Jeremy ullman

Capt. Jeremy guides with us March thru June. After which he spends his summer guiding in Alaska.

Great Lakes Flyfishing was founded in 1992 when Capt. Brian Meszaros developed the first fly fishing and light tackle guide operation on Lakes St. Clair and Erie to pursue Musky, Bass, Pike, Carp, Drum, White Bass and other fresh water species indigenious to the region.
Capt. Brian Meszaros and his staff works with novice to experienced anglers, both of the fly fishing and conventional genres and with clients of all ages.


Our staff of USCG licensed Captains are fully insured and DNR inspected.

Our Staff


  • Fully licensed, inspected and insured.
  • 25' Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid
  • 20' Ranger 520
  • 20' Lund

fishing Equipment provided:

  • Scott Fly Rods
  • Tibor fly reels
  • Light tackle: Abu Garcia rods & reels


capt. jeff liskay

Capt. Jeff is a highly respected guide throughout the world and a lead casting instructor specializing in Spey lessons.