The Tim’s Moppet
Hook: TMC 8089 Size 10
Thread: Uni 6/0 black
Eyes: Medium Yellow Dumbell
Tail: Crawfish Rabbit Strip
Body: Gold Diamond Braid
Head: Dubbing Loop of Rabbit
Flash: Yellow Krystal Flash
As Northeastern Wisconsin’s largest fly shop, Tight Lines offers a wealth of knowledge and equipment. Fly fishing is an art, a timeless traditional sport that allows us to experience the rhythms of nature. We want to share this experience in the hope that you find as much enjoyment in the pursuit as we have.
Each of us hopes to meet you on the stream one day, until then, “Tight Lines to you.”Read More!
Casting lessons, fly tying, trips and how-to videos on our YouTube Channel!
Our YouTube channel is designed to be a great resource on the sport of fly fishing–plus you can almost feel the boat rocking as you watch!
Please make some time to visit our channel, and let us know what YOU would like to see from the Tight Lines video crew!View Our Channel!
Be sure to check out our Fly of The Month videos that we’ve put together to showcase a few of our favorite patterns. We invite you to check out our YouTube channel and be sure to hit subscribe. This will get you the Tight Lines instructional videos when we post a new one. We hope you enjoy.
From time to time, Tight Lines Fly Shop shop is lucky guest tiers visit us at the shop to tie his/her favorite flies for a wide array of waters and flies for everything from trout to bass to musky and more!
Join Tight Lines as we travel near and far in search of exciting fly fishing adventures. From the fabled musky waters of Hayward, Wisconsin to legendary steelhead waters like Wisconsin’s Bois Brule and the Pacific Northwest’s Deschutes River and all the way to the Amazon in search of Peacock Bass on the fly, Tight Lines is all about the adventure!
Contact us today to learn more about our upcoming fly fishing trips.Read More!
Tight Lines Fly Fishing schools will give you the skills necessary to become a successful angler. Fly Fishing can be an intimidating sport, but with our comprehensive school, we’ll make it much more user-friendly. Our classes are held to a limited number of students in order to ensure a student to teacher ratio that provides plenty of one on one attention. This one day school takes place over approximately 8 hours-handouts, lunch, and refreshments are provided.Read More!
Winter Fly Tying Classes
Interested in learning the fundamentals of fly tying? If so, this is the class for you. This three night intro course is designed to provide a solid base of knowledge to get you going in our favorite off-water pastime. Cost: $60 Contact the shop to sign up!
Hook Base: Fish Skull articulated shanks
Thread: Uni Orange 6/0
Rear Shank: Black maraboua and pearl flashabou.
Front Shank: Purple and black marabou, purple flashabou
Tag: Hot pink Estaz
Body: Purple diamond braid
Wing: Grizzly Hen Hackle
Eyes: Jungle Cock
Tight Lines 2010 Guides year in review. It’s October and it’s hard to believe I’m writing yet another Guide Year in Review. As I look back on the last couple years, I notice a common thread. Every season we run into some sort of adversity that our guides need to overcome. In 2008, it was heavy winds; 2009, marked the second coldest on record and this year – HUGE water. I have never seen the river with that much water in it. To give you an idea just how much water; I guided this spring’s pre-spawn with 590 cubic feet…Details