Our Private Half Day & Full Day Walk and Wade fly fishing trips will allow every experience level to find just what they need in order to obtain the upper hand on fly fishing in the Yosemite region. Our knowledgeable guides will get you away from all the crowds of Yosemite's main tourist attractions, as you fly fish in pristine locations around the park. This trip is perfect for beginners to learn basic fly fishing skills and it's perfect for intermediate and expert anglers to learn new fly fishing techniques like Euro nymphing or French nymphing. Regardless of your experience, all anglers will benefit from having a wealth of local fly fishing knowledge at their disposal. We hire some of the best local fly fishing guides in the Yosemite area, that will go above and beyond your expectations in order to make sure you have a great day on the water.
Adventure times: Half Day: 8:00am to 12:00pm or 4:00pm to 8:00am Full Day: 8:00am to 4:00pm
What's Included In The Cost Of The Trip: Professional fly fishing guide, all required fly fishing gear(Fly fishing rods and reels, fly fishing supplies, all flies, boots and waders) and any trip planning help you need from our professional adventure coordinators.
What You Need To Bring: Completed trip registration forms, park admission or your park pass if you already have one, California fishing license, snacks and water(at least 32oz), comfortable footwear and extra socks, personal clothing(Neutral colored, layered clothing; including wind/rain jacket) and a camera.
Meals: A custom ordered backpackers lunch is provide for all guests that book our full day fly fishing trip. We do advise guests to bring extra snacks just in case.
Preparation: Expect to hike and/or fly fish on rugged terrain. This is where preparation and training is very important so you can maximize the enjoyment and success of your trip. We recommend doing some cardio exercises at least a few times a week prior to your trip so your body will be ready to take on the task at hand.
No Fly Fishing Experience Needed ~ Amount of Hiking: 2 to 6 miles
Your private guide will meet you at one of our pre-determined meeting locations.
Once they figure out what kind of trip you're looking for and what your goals and desires are for your trip, you will hit the water to start fly fishing.
Your guide will provide your custom backpackers lunch when you decide it's time to eat. Once lunch is finished, you will head back on the water to chase those wild Yosemite trout.
All of our professional fly fishing guides are certified in First Aid and CPR. They carry first aid kits, maps, water filters, emergency GPS locators, cell phones and Yosemite National Park guiding permits.
Gratuity for guides is not included in your trip price; for outstanding service, a 15-20% tip is encouraged.
Yosemite Fly Fishing Guide is a subsidiary of Yosemite Adventure Guides and they are licensed, insured and bonded for guiding in the state of California. YFFG operates under a Special Use Permit for Yosemite National Park and the Stanislaus National Forest.