Fly fishing clubs in Ontario
Many clubs offer learn-how-to-fly-fish programs, guest speakers, online forums, fly tying classes and more.
Sharing resources, learning about new rules and regulations and comradery can make fly fishing even more enjoyable through the friendships developed at these clubs. There are local, regional and even national clubs.
Enjoy the long winter months by connecting with fellow anglers in Ontario.
List of Ontario fly fishing clubs
This club offers onsite training and professional workshops by the Franklin Club Pros and is home to spectacular trout fishing right in Franklin Lake.
Location: Mount Albert
Izaak Walton Fly Fishing Club
Formed in 1971 to promote fly fishing and conservation, meetings take place from September through May at the Meadowvale Community Centre.
Algonkin Fly Fishers
Fly tying and fly fishing are promoted at this club and they cater to both experienced and novice fly anglers with members from all around the Ottawa Valley.
The Headwaters Fly Fishing Club
Fly fishing enthusiasts take part in fly fishing and fly tying, share their experiences, learn new skills and techniques and participate in environmental stewardship.
Location: Caledon area
Hamilton Area Fly Fishers and Tyers (HAFFT)
HAFFT “promotes fly fishing as both a sport and as a conservation tool” and educates all ages in fly fishing and tying.
Forest City Fly Fishing Club
Established in 1993, this club promotes the sport of fly fishing by offering teaching and recreational opportunities.
Brant Fly Tyers and Fly Fishers Group
A not-for-profit group dedicated to all things fly fishing and tying and supports the protection of the area’s ecosystems.
Pine Ridge Fly Fishing Club
This club combines cold and warm water fly fishing and welcomes all fly fishers in the area.
Location: Kawartha’s & Northshore of Lake Ontario
Scarborough Fly and Bait Casting Association
Over 30 years ago this group was formed by Gord Deval, author and casting legend. Today, the members continue to pass on his knowledge.
Ottawa Fly Fishers Society
Learn the art of fly fishing from a group happy to share their knowledge. Fly anglers of all ages are welcome to join in on casting lessons, fly tying classes in the winter and fishing in the summer.
Learn more about fly fishing in Ontario, from getting started to the best lodges, species and fishing spots.
Last updated: March 2, 2023