BackCountry Adventures Fly Fishing Checklist

Below is the Checklist we send to our clients before every fly fishing trip.

We provide all the fishing gear and the refreshments so our clients can enjoy the trip, learn to fly fish and catch fish.

If you are on your own, you will have to bring your own gear and make sure you have plenty of water and snacks.

We are in Utah, so folk must have a Utah fishing license to fish, but you need to remember to get a fishing license in your state as well.

Live in Northern Utah or Planning a visit? Come fish with us on the Provo River (or one of the other many rivers).
Schedule a guided fly fishing trip or a fly fishing lesson with us – Learn More Here.

Fly Fishing Checklist

We Provide the Fishing Gear and Refreshments

(But bring your own if you like)

  • Fly fishing rod, reel & case
  • Waders or Neoprene socks and wading boots
  • Leaders, tippet, indicators, flies, weights, etc.
  • Refreshments and snacks for half day trips and also includes lunch for full day trips

You Must Bring

  • Utah Fishing License (buy online)
  • Socks for wading boots (thick and over the ankle)
  • Personal items (toilet paper), medical supplies and prescriptions

You Will Need Sun Protection

  • Hat or cap – wide-brimmed is best unless you also have a buff
  • Buff or bandana
  • Long sleeve shirt with collar
  • Sunscreen – SPF 30 or higher unless you are fully covered by clothes and hat

You Should Bring

  • Light weight pants or sweat pants to wear under waders
  • Polarized sunglasses
  • Rain jacket
  • Insect repellent and/or head net
  • Day pack to hold everything

You Might Want

  • Camera
  • Compact binoculars
  • Flash light or head lamp with extra batteries.

If Cold Weather – Also Bring

  • Extra layers – shirts and pants
  • Balaclava or winter hat with ear flaps
  • Gloves

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