At FlyCastaway we believe in using the finest fishing tackle and gear available. Over the years we have used these brands extensively and through trial and error believe they are the best for the destinations we offer. These brands have been tested in the most harsh invironments and and have never let us down. We offer a fully comprehensive tackle service that can kit you out from head to toe as well as supply any tackle you might need for any destination. Prior to any of our trips you will receive a fully comprehensive tackle and gear list as well as an order form to make sure you arrive on location with the right equipment.
Columbia Sportswear Company is the leading innovator in active outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment. FlyCastaway exclusively wear Columbia Sportswear whilst fishing and guiding on location. We have found that Columbia provides anglers with superiour comfort whilst protecting them from the harsh environment out there. It’s the only fishing apparel company that has such a diverse range of products appealing to all facets of the sport. We believe it is without a doubt the finest fishing clothing and gear around. www.columbia.com
G-Loomis Fly Rods
We have exclusively fished GLoomis fly rods since the start of FlyCastaway and all our success has been obtained through the sheer brilliance of this product range. They have been continually striving to build the best rods with the best fittings on the planet. Their GLX range has lead the market for years and the new NRX performs better than any rod ever built. We carry a wide range of GLoomis rods and if purchased through us we offer an instant breakage replacement. www.gloomis.com
Custom Fly Tying
FlyCastaway offer a custom fly tying service that caters for anglers not only going to our destinations but to most destinations around the globe. Our flytying team along with the intuition of our experienced guides are able to produce flies that are tied the correct way with the correct materials and most importantly on the correct hooks. Our coustom selections which are specifically designed for different destinations ensure that you arrive on location with the correct patterns. These creations have been designed, perfected and tested for their specific application all at a very reasonable price.
Airflo Fly Lines
Airflo are the worlds leading manufacturer of solvent free ‘Environmentally Friendly’ flylines and offer a wide range which cover most apects of flyfishing. In the past FlyCastaway have worked closely with Airfo to develop destination specific fly lines like the GT Ridge line. Being the originators of Polyurethane coatings, developing low stretch cores and even the world’s first density compensated flylines. More recently they have developed an advanced range of flylines with Ridged coatings that reduce surface friction and improve shootability – each breakthrough offering a truly tangible improvement. www.airflofishing.com
Considering the demanding environments which we operate on, having a superior pair of polarized sunglasses is an absolute non negotiable. Smith Optics’s Techlite Polarized Glass lenses produce clarity, optical precision, and comfort that surpass all expectations. By absolutely minimizing lens thickness to provide a 20% weight reduction over standard lenses, total frame weight rivals any sunglass on the market. Created through a finishing process with controls maintaining 1/2000th of a millimeter tolerance, each lens is optically-corrected using Tapered Lens Technology. Utilizing a nine layer construction set up, all available light is managed to maximize clarity and eye comfort. All Techlite Polarized Glass lenses utilize a multi-layer Anti-Reflective (AR) mirror coating to absorb back light effects. A permanent hydroleophobic coating protects the lens and mirror coatings by repelling water, dirt, fingerprints, and grease. www.smithoptics.com/
Gamakatsu started producing fish hooks in 1955 and since then they have constantly been testing new materials, trying to improve their product and set the standard for the rest of the industry to follow. Gamakatsu is Japans leading fish hook manufacturer with a vast range of hooks for all facets of fishing. Their Saltwater fly hook range and quality superceeds anyother manufacturer out there. They are always searching for new ways to make their existing products better in addition to constantly looking for unique products which are not yet available. www.gamakatsu.com