We have a bunch of event slated for this spring and summer at The Fly Stop. Demos, Fly Tying and a Tournament will all be happening over the next couple of months. We will be keeping all of this up to date as thing get added to our calendar.


June 23rd – EP Tying Seminar

Enrico Pulgisi has been coming out with some many new and creative material to catch fish all over the world. In fact, it’s getting hard to remember are the different materials ne make. But fly tying wizard AL Q will be showing how to use Enrico Pulgisi Materials for all kinds of flies. Like Surfin Merkin, Squid, Bluegill and a few other patterns. This a great event for anybody from a beginning fly tier for some of the most seasons guys out there. This is a free event and there is no need to RSVP.


May 12th - Carp Throwdown Warm Up - DONE

Conway Bowman and our Head Guide Alex Cady will be hosting a Carp Warm Up Day at The Stop from 12 to 3 PM. They will be mainly focusing on Henshaw Lake but come no matter what lake you fish. Both guys have fished all over Southern California and beyond for carp. In every environment from lakes, ponds, rivers and even flood control ditches. They will go over approaching carp from a boat or wading in all kinds of conditions. This event is free and there is no need to RSVP.


May 19th – Bass Day at The Fly Stop - Done

Looking to try to up your bass game? Maybe you are hunting for that 10 pound fish? Or you are just wanting to go bass fishing for the first time? Then let Bruce Smith and Our Head Guide Alex Cady help you out. They will be Hosting a Bass Day on May 19th from 4 to 6 PM at The Fly Stop. They will be going over fish our clear water impoundments like San Vincente and Skinner to our off colored places like Otay and Barrett. Each water way has a special technique that both of these guys know. The event is free and there is no need to RSVP.

There is a raffle for going on for everybody that shows up for our Bass Day. Echo and Matt Calies has donate a Bad Ass Glass Quickshot 8wt 8ft rod. Everybody that shows up will get a raffle ticket with a chance to win this rod.




June 2nd – The Carp Throwdown - Done 

Conway Bowman and Al Q host The Carp Throwdown at Lake Henshaw. The Tournament is really close to all of us here at The Fly Stop. Not only for the competition but for the comradery that come from this event. The night before there’s always a couple of camp/fish stories around the fire pits. A few beers will be had and a bunch of music. Now for the Tournament, not only is there a boat division but a walk and wade division as well. Then there the biggest trash fish competition. Everybody has a shot as long as you can make a fairly accurate cast. Don’t forget about the pot luck at the end of the tournament.

Click here for carpthrowdown.com for more info and to register for the CTD