Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Current closure

The Kamloops Fly Shop's existing store is closed and not there anymore and will remain closed for an undetermined amount of time (no query's please).

Saturday, 7 July 2012

Here is a list of flies to bring to Kamloops lakes. These flies are used in all interior lakes and are good for trolling, wet line, and casting. This list is meant as a guideline for flies to get and of course the flies come in a variety of sizes and some in different colors.

Shrimp: olive, olive gray, pregnant shrimp, werner

Doc Spratley: black, olive, red

Leeches: black, olive, brown, maroon, Los Vegas, Ruby-eyed, Gold beaded

Dragonflies: Darner, Gomphus,

Wooly Buggers: black, olive, brown, crystal/ black/ olive, Little fort

Carey's: red, olive, bright green, green, brown, maroon

Idaho Nymph

Six Pack


Knouff lake special

Sedge pupa

Pheasant tail: Gold bead flashback, Gold bead, olive, brown

52 Buick

Prince Nymph


Damselflies: lite olive, olive, brown

Chironomids: chromie, black and red, gunmetal, olive king, and all the others.

Thursday, 26 April 2012

Kamloops Fishing Report

The lakes around Kamloops are partially in the fall fishing mode. Other have been hit and miss but fall flies are working on all lakes; leeches, immature damsels, shrimp, boatman and dragonflies.
Tight Lines,
Ron Thompson

Oct.17 2012

Saturday, 31 March 2012


Fishing with Ron

Guide rate: $450.00 single  $550.00 double plus HST

-Transportation from Kamloops to lake and back.
-Lunch included (you can save $50.00 if you bring your own lunch)
-All flies supplied for the day.
We try to hit the hot spots and will be fishing from an anchored boat and will be casting to feeding or moving trout. Most of the fishing will be done with a floating line and indicator with the option of using intermediate or sinking lines.
You will be fishing out of a 17 foot boat with lots of leg room and comfortable seats.
Book your day with a $100.00 deposit. kam.fly@hotmail.com
Fishing License and Gratuity not included.

Thursday, 29 March 2012

Wednesday, 18 January 2012

Tying help

Hi everyone I just letting you know if you are having tying troubles of any kind stop in and see me. It doesn't matter if you are just beginning or are just having trouble with one fly stop in and see me. I can help with most patterns and techniques and all it cost is good conversation.

Friday, 13 January 2012

Fly Tying

Now that tying season is here if your not in town give me a call for tying needs and I will mail it to you.