A cool material for tying some seriously “sexy” flies.
A few years ago we introduced Palmer Chenille to the fly tying world and it quickly became an extremely popular fly tying material.
New for 2014 we’ve added a 50mm size that is perfect for tying large baitfish patterns.
What makes Palmer Chenille such a great fly tying material is its’ multitude of uses:
Because all the synthetic flash fibers are on one side of the core thread it can be wrapped like hackle and thus substituted for hackle on many types of flies.
Try it in place of a hen feather on steelhead and salmon flies, or on larger soft hackled wet fly patterns. Add flash to your Woolly Buggers by using it in place of a saddle hackle.
Very knowledgeable and extremely helpful, super friendly and great variety of product.
They've got anything you could need. It's a huge selection, which is surprising for a small town shop. They're amazing people and Collin can answer any questions you have. His knowledge is impressive.
I recently spent a weekend with a close group of friends fly fishing along with Colin and team - incredible preparation & professionalism, quality camp equipment and fishing gear and just a first class operation overall. I would and highly recommend RMFS to any and all fishing skill levels interested in enjoying themselves on the water. It was a really positive experience for our group.
Congrats to Colin and Tammy on the move to their new location in downtown Olds! The prices are fair, they have a great selection and the shipping is lighting fast. Best sticker offerings I have seen south of Red Deer as a kicker.
I had a fabulous lesson with Jordan from Rocky Mountain Fly Shop. We went out on the water and he tailored the lesson to my experience and skill level. We touched on casting, fly selection and an introduction to reading water. It was all hands on and I walked away with the confidence to try new things this summer. It was a perfect morning and I'll definitely do it again.