3 DAY HERITAGE TROUT CHALLENGE

Want to knock out three out of six heritage trout in one weekend? Let us guide you through the Kern River Watershed where you can find the Golden Trout, Little Kern Golden and the Kern River Rainbow in their native drainage. 


APPROXIMATELY EIGHT HOURS  EACH DAY WITH YOUR GUIDE.
THIS TRIP INCLUDES LUNCH AND ALL GEAR IF NEEDED.

​* If your guide worked hard for you and you learned a lot, a 20% gratuity is customary.


ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $1,500.00

ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$250.00


​​​​​​BEGINNER GUIDED TRIP

If you have never fly fished before this is the package for you. The beginner package includes a detailed introduction into the art of fly fishing. The class includes basic entomology, casting, knots and fly fishing techniques and strategies used on the Kern River and most western freestone streams. Most of the class takes place on the water.

APPROXIMATELY FOUR HOURS WITH YOUR GUIDE. THIS TRIP INCLUDES ALL GEAR IF NEEDED. 

* If your guide/instructor worked hard for you and you learned a lot, a 20% gratuity is customary.
ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $350.00
ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$75.00
 

Crowley Lake Fly Fishing

Rob and Ryan Buhler are experts on Crowley Lake fly fishing. If you want to catch big trout relaxing on a boat with one of these  experts , give us a call at 760 376 2040 or click on the link below to book a trip. These trips are based out of the Eastern Sierra near Lake Crowley but booked through Kern River Fly shop.

​​​​​​​​HALF DAY FLOAT TRIP

FROM PONTOON BOAT OR FLOAT TUBE.

APPROXIMATELY FOUR HOURS WITH YOUR GUIDE.

THIS TRIP INCLUDES LUNCH AND ALL GEAR IF NEEDED.

ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $350.00

ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$75.00


​​​​​​​​​FULL DAY FLOAT TRIP

FROM PONTOON BOAT OR FLOAT TUBE.

APPROXIMATELY EIGHT HOURS WITH YOUR GUIDE.

THIS TRIP INCLUDES LUNCH AND ALL GEAR IF NEEDED.

ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $500.00

ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$125.00


Golden Trout Trips

​  Catch the most beautiful trout in the world " California's State Freshwater Fish" the Golden trout, in meandering streams flowing through meadows surrounded by beautiful pine tree forests. This is where Golden trout live and Kern River Fly Fishing Guide Service can take you there. It doesn't matter if you are brand new to fly fishing or a seasoned angler, these fish are plentiful and you will have a great time trying to catch them.   We offer full and  half day trips to catch the beautiful Golden trout. 


KERN RIVER FLY FISHING GUIDE SERVICE

Fly Fish the Surf

​  We offer fly fishing in the surf guided trips along the coast of California, from Cambria down to San Diego. We target surf species such as Corbina, Halibut, Leopard Sharks, Surf Perch, Yellow Finn Croaker and Stripped Bass.  We often catch other species as well. If its you first time or your a seasoned fly angler, come join us for an enjoyable and memorable session in the surf. All gear is provided.

Kern River Fly Fishing, Inc. is a permitted catch and release fly fishing outfitter with the Sequoia and Inyo National Forest and operates on a non discriminatory basis. We offer special service for disabled/handicapped clients and wounded veterans.  California Fish and Wildlife - Licensed, Bonded and Insured. Kern River Fly Fishing, Inc. ©  All rights reserved. | 2001-2021
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Owens River - Eastern Sierra

Our guides are experts on the Owens River. Learn some great techniques that catch fish on the Owens River. Give us a call at 760 376 2040 or click on the link below to book a trip. These trips are based out of the Eastern Sierra but are booked through Kern River Fly shop.

​​​​​​​​FULL DAY GUIDE TRIP

(APPROXIMATELY EIGHT HOURS WITH YOUR GUIDE)

THIS TRIP INCLUDES LUNCH AND ALL GEAR IF NEEDED.

ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $500.00

ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$125.00

EXTENDED TWELVE HOUR DAY +$200.00

* If your guide worked hard for you and you learned a lot, a 20% gratuity is customary.

​​​​​​​​HALF DAY GUIDE TRIP

(APPROXIMATELY FOUR HOURS WITH YOUR GUIDE)

THIS TRIP INCLUDES GEAR IF NEEDED.

ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $350.00

ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$75.00


​​​​​​​​​2 Day Overnight Fly Fishing Adventure

Approximately 8 Hours of fly fishing each day (includes all flies and terminal tackle). This trip does not include food: This trip is for the fly angler that has an adventure spirit and wants to get in some areas of the upper Kern not fished by many people. Some of these trips are easy and some are strenuous. Let us tailor a trip for your hiking ability. 


ONE OR TWO PEOPLE  $1,200.00
ADDITIONAL PERSON(S) +$250.00

Carp Fly Fishing Trips

​  Want a challenge? Want to catch big fish on a fly rod?  We've all caught Carp with conventional tackle and bait, but have you ever caught a carp on a fly? Join the new wave of fly anglers catching Carp on a fly.  Lake Isabella is known for having large Carp and we have developed specific Carp flies for the Lake Isabella fishery over the last 20 years.  Book a trip with us to target one of the most enjoyable, hard fighting and explosive fish to catch on a fly.


Bass Fly Fishing Trips

​  Bass fly fishing on the Lower Kern river for Largemouth and Smallmouth bass is something every fly angler should enjoy. Smallmouth were put in the river in the 1940's and they have sustained a healthy population since. Smallmouth are one of the hardest fighting freshwater fish on the planet. Largemouth bass have entered the lower river via "the flume" and below Lake Isabella dam. Both fish species are prevalent throughout the entire Lower Kern river.


​​​​​​4x4 TRIPS

The dry fly fishing on the South Fork Kern River in the South Sierra Wilderness and Golden Trout Wilderness is as good as it gets. Most anglers are in search of the native Golden trout which are considered by many to be the most beautiful trout in the world. There are also Brown trout in the South Fork Kern River that many people enjoy catching as well. No horseback riding here...let us take care of you in style; we will transport you in a comfortable 4x4 vehicle to your first-class camping accommodations as you embark on this fishing adventure. You can fish all day, or relax by the river and listen to the calming sounds of the South Fork. All of our 4x4 trips include delicious meals prepared by a professional chef, fly fishing guide and instructor, a spacious 10x10x7ft tall tent with very comfortable sleeping cot and all fly fishing gear if needed. Flushing toilets and shower room are provided as well. Please bring your sleeping bag and any other personal gear. All of our trips are booked on a 4 person minimum and take place from June through November. If you are a single angler and wish to go on one of these 4x4 trips, simply contact us and let us know when you can go and we will put you on a trip that is available. We practice ECO- friendly camping on all of our trips. Pack it in -Pack it out! Here are some of the 4x4 trips we offer into the Inyo National Forest, South Sierra Wilderness and Golden Trout Wilderness. * If the guides and cooks worked hard for you and you had a great time, a 20% gratuity is customary.

 3-DAY 4x4 TRIP- $1550.00 per person
4-DAY 4x4 TRIP- $1800.00 per person
5-DAY 4x4 TRIP- $2100.00 per person