Our Guides will LEAD you …

Our Guides will CHALLENGE you …
… In one of the best Brown Trout Fly Fishing destinations in the Ontario !!

This is the best part of what we do – There’s no better reward than seeing the broad smiles of students who pick up a fly rod for the very first time and succeed in something they never thought possible. We can’t wait to share this experience with you.

See here for details on our Guiding Program.

See here for our Beginner Fly Fishing / Lessons Program.

See here for our Specialty Fly Fishing / Lessons Program.

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Overhead Casting Lessons on the Grand River.


Learn to Fly Fish Lessons are available through our shop located in Guelph, Ontario. Unless safe water conditions do not allow, all lessons occur nearby on The Grand River, Ontario’s best Brown Trout Fly Fishery. Guiding and Fly Fishing Lessons Guiding and Fly Fishing Lessons

Our instructors / guides will deliver a structured program that will get you fly fishing quickly and have every chance of catching a brown trout even on your first time!


Learn To Fly Fish Lessons – Grand River – Instructor and Student.

We also offer guiding in the Grand River, Credit River and Conestoga River for Brown Trout. Experience one of Ontario’s premiere Brown Trout fisheries. Our guides know the secrets of all these waters and are willing to share them with you.

Though there are currently no certification requirements for Fly Fishing guides or instructors in Ontario, we are CPR / First Aid Certified and Fully Insured. Guiding and Fly Fishing Lessons Guiding and Fly Fishing Lessons

References available upon request.

Contact us by phone at 519-766-HOOK (4665) or email.

The greatest compliment anyone could give us is the referral of a friend, family, or business associate. We sincerely appreciate your referrals. We help you to create memories that will last for life!

Local Fish Species

Ian 22 inch Grand River Brown Trout CC
Saugeen River Steelhead October 21st 2016AAA
Fairy Lake Crayfish March 2017AAA


Guelph Lake Largemouth Bass Ultra Tungsten 12 ounce Spinnerbait AAA

Largemouth Bass

Guelph Lake Rock Bass AAA

Rock Bass


Smallmouth Bass

bluegill (2)


Guelph Lake Bulhead Catfish AAA
Carp on the Fly Rod Thames River

Common Carp

Catfish Rapala Centerpin Float Reel AA

Channel Catfish

Creek Chub

Creek Chub

Upper Grand River Horny Creek Chub AAA
Crappie through the Ice Guelph Lake AAA

Black Crappie

Steve Freshwater Sheephead Drum Hamilton DDD
Mooneye Fishing on the Lower Grand Rver BBB


Perch Guelph Lake Ice Fishing A
Longnose Gar Pike Kawarthas A
Northern Pike Chartreuse Trout Bead Okuma Raw Float Reel Resized

Northern Pike

Upper Grand River Walleye on a Bead Head Nymph AA
Jim Boni Atlantic Salmon Petite Cascapedia 22lbs AAA.13
Early Lake Huron Chinook Salmon on the Centerpin Float Rod AAA
Common Shiner AA


Sucker Float Centerpin Fishing Mad River Bead Raven Fixed Float BB

White Sucker

Sunfish and a Berkley Pink Worm


Waterworks Lamson Force Grand River Second Year Brown Trout AA

Brown Trout

Lake Trout Lake Simcoe Pearl XZone Swammer

Lake Trout

Resident Upper Saugeen Rainbow Trout BB
Brook Speckled Trout Erin Ontario CC
White Fish Lake Simcoe Gold Cotton Cordell CC Spoon Resized for Web
HLS Custom UV Beads and HLS Bead Pegs AA
Custom HLS Acrylic Reel Seat Butt Cap and Islander Handle Conversion Replacement A
Custom IMX ST1562 cw Jungle Cock Inlays Resized for Web
A GLX Centerpin Rod - Strip & Rebuild Cork Handle with a Custom Reel Seat and Hook Keeper.
Custom Sage One - 7116B-4 - Baitcast with a twist Resized
Float Centerpin Reel Bearings B Resized
Custom HLS Float Reel Rosewood Handles Slainless Palming Ring Red Front Resized for Web
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Sage One Custom 7136B-6 Custom Float Rod Build with Red Zeppelin with Butt Wrap to match
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Wedding Boutonniere Bombanieri - Resized
Vintage Spinning Reels Resized for Web
Cane Bamboo Rod Prior to Refinish AA
Simms Custom Breathable Wader options
2017 Simms Vibram Boot Fit Kit
Baitcast professional over-run A
HLS and TFC T Shirts A
Fly Line Welding Repair Machine Sage 6010 Fly Reel AAA

We are the leading provider of Fly Fishing Lessons, Corporate Team Building, and Guiding on the Upper Grand River, the Upper Credit River, and the Conestogo River.

No Guelph, Fergus, Kitchener or Cambridge Fishing Tackle Retailer will boast as complete and diverse a store inventory, including a vast selection of Centerpin / Float Fishing Reels, Rods, Clothing and Accessories.

Order a HLS or TFC Gift Card – We will put one in the mail for FREE!

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