DIY Fly Fishing Education Resources

Below is a collection of our most requested contributions to podcasts, articles, books, media and more sources of wisdom all in one place for you to support your DIY fly fishing journey. Think of it as homework... We encourage you to enjoy the content from these great providers. Got a lingering question or want to work with us, contact us


Join us at these upcoming Great Lakes regional Fly Fishing Events and Programs. Most are free and open to the public, some may be open to club members only or require a fee through the organization.

Upcoming Great Lakes Fly Fishing Events & Programs

Fly Fishing

Castapalooza- A Celebration of all things Fly Fishing

Saturday April 23rd, 2022 9am to 4pm

Cost: Free

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Scenic Park Pavilion on the Rocky River- upstream of Boat Launch

Watch Jerry's social media feed and the Great Lakes Fly Fishing feed for more info.

Organized by: Jerry Darkes

Fly Casting

The Backpackers Shop- Fly Shop Spring Day

May 21st, 2022

Jeff will do a presentation on "Spey 101. We will also have a full selection of Scientific Angler lines and tips available to try. Bring your own outfit for this free opportunity to get an outfit evaluation.

Please contact The Backpackers Shop via their social media or directly to register and inquire.

Organized by The Backpackers Shop

Fly Casting

Schultz Outfitters Demo Days

June 3 - 5th, 2022

For the last several years we are happy to have been invited to support 2 Hand Casting clinics offered on Demo Days. This year is no exception.

Please contact Schultz Outfitters via their social media or directly to register and inquire.

Organized by Schultz Outfitters

Fly Fishing Education

Cleveland Metroparks Fly Fishing Programs with Jeff Liskay

2022 Program

We are excited to continue our relationship with Cleveland Metroparks and support of the Greater Cleveland community. Follow the link below to their events calendar or contact them for more info.

This link takes you to the Cleveland Metropark Events Calendar

Organized by Cleveland Metroparks