Dressing for Fly Fishing - The Basics

Are you ready to hit the trails in 2020 for the perfect fly-fishing spot? We have put together a handy packing list for some of the items you will need to be comfortable and functional! Remember when traveling to go fly fishing, pack efficiently – you really will not need EVERYTHING.

Check out our fly fishing clothing checklist before heading out on your next adventure!


Anytime you are in the water – footwear is important! No one knows fly fishing footwear like Orvis!

Click here for our wide selection of  Orvis Ultralight, Orvis Boa, Orivs Andros  and Orvis Encounter wading boots.

Don’t forget to pick up a cool pair of Darn Tough McFly Crew socks to!

Staying dry (and warm) in waist deep water can be a challenge. Flint Creek Outfitters offers a variety of waders so you can get the best fit for your needs:

Orvis Encounter Wader

Orvis Ultralight Convertible Wader

Orvis Silver Sonic Wader


For those blustery days the Orvis Encounter Jacket will keep you dry above the water line. Fully waterproof, windproof and breathable and packs down in a splash! There are many additional jacket options as well – check out our selection, click here


When onshore or on the water the Orvis Open Air Casting Shirt and jacket  fit well, provide sun protection and provide ease of movement throughout your cast. These are available in both men’s and women’s styles and in a variety of colors.

The Orvis Guide Convertible Pant, Outsmart Wading Pant and Jackson Quick Dry Pant are not only comfortable but functional!

Ladies you can be stylish and comfortable in the Orvis Guide Capri or the Wading Skort. Not only great for a morning on the water but perfect for lunch in town also!


The perfect accessory for men and women! The Orvis UV Buff - Protect yourself from the sun's rays while minimizing moisture loss with a simple accessory that's even more versatile than you might think. Made of high-tech COOLMAX® Extreme fabric, the UV BUFF helps regulate your body's temperature, too, keeping you warm on chilly morning outings, and promoting cooling on hot days. Effectively blocks 95% of harmful UV radiation.

Top your look off with a Tilly! A Tilly Airflow Hat that is! You will love the broad brim, great sun protection & extra ventilation.


Did you know when you purchase Orvis products a portion of the costs go to protecting the places you love to go? Orvis commits 5% of pre-tax profits to protecting nature!

Don’t forget your Florida Fishing License! If you are between 16 and 65 you will need a fishing license in Florida. Keep in mind when you purchase a hunting or fishing license 100% of your costs got to conservation in the state of purchase.  You can now order your fishing license right on line for residents and non-residents! https://www.fishingandhuntingflorida.com/


Just getting started fly fishing?

Check out our “Outfitted By Flint Creek” kits!

Fly Fishing Kit

Fly Fishing Deluxe Kit


 Looking for a spot to fish?

Check out The 8 Best fly Fishing Spots in Florida


When you are in Central Florida stop in the store and speak with one of our Fly Fishing Specialists, We offer a full selection of Rods, Reels, Lines, Flies and Travel Gear to keep your equipment safe! https://flintcreekoutfitters.com/