Begin your fly fishing journey in Maryland with one-on-one guided fly fishing lessons on the Patapsco river.
Learn from seasoned, FFI certified casting instructor and international fly fishing expedition guide, Misty Dhillon who has well over 20 years of guiding experience.
Besides guiding beginners toward a good foundation for fly fishing in Maryland. Misty Dhillon is also an internationally renowned expert in guiding seasoned anglers, looking to improve technique and presentation skills for local, national or international adventures.
Apart from the basic principles of a fly-cast, you will also learn about river reading. Picking the right fly and last but not least – fishing good water well by fishing smart, not hard!
Online Bookings via Square: Be sure to select your fly fishing package first. Then select our location, before getting access to our calendar to secure a time and date that works for you.
Gift Cards - Fly Fishing Expereinces
It’s a gift that keeps on giving—make your Father’s Day with a fly fishing experience!
Fly fishing gift cards may be used for any of our fly fishing services no just locally, but also nationally as well as internationally. Be it one of our fixed date departure international departures or a custom tailored, fly fishing itinerary.
Gift Cards are valid for 2 years. Claim your next adventure now!
Come on out to Maryland’s Daniel’s Dam on Sunday, April 16, 2023 compliments of The Friends of the Patapsco, Free-State Fly Fishers, Potomac Patuxent Trout Unlimited Chapter, Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources and Transformative Travel.
We’re proud to honor you for stepping out intensionally and bringing attention to Maryland’s world-class fishing waters here in Maryland’s Patapsco State Park.
Registration will be opening soon as spots are limited to to just 35-40 participants due to parking constraints and river capacity.
Schedule your complimentary "call to adventure session" with our in-house expert.
Step out intensionally with our Transformative Travel 4 part process, which includes, virtual pre-trip briefings, interview with our team to discuss everything from packing checklists to transformative practices to use before, during, and after your adventure.
Misty Dhillon is an FFI certified casting instructor who is the world authority on Golden Mahseer fly fishing in the Himalayas. For over 20 years, Misty Dhillon has worked alongside the world’s pioneers in expedition documentaries, fly fishing adventure travel, and sporting travel journalists to bring to the world’s attention the elusive Golden Mahseer fishery that is threatened by hydroelectric power and an ever-increasing need for water.
Misty Dhillon has initiated river conservation in the Himalayas on a grass root level by living in the Himalayan foothills and training India’s first generation to fly fishing guides from local river communities. Encouraging local stakeholders in the remote Himalayan frontier with Nepal to use intentional, catch and release, single barbless hook fly fishing as a regenerative resource for sustainable income through eco-tourism while reconnecting river communities to conservation.
Having lost his father at the age of 8, Misty used fishing and the outdoors to transform his life from the early of 15. He is hence passionate about using the fly-fishing lens to empower communities, particularly people of color.
Local H.E.A.R.T Journeys are dedicated to small-group, responsible outdoor explorations that honor, both your outer and inner adventure.
Currently, we feature day and overnight adventures that bring attention to the natural gems in your “backyard”. Fostering appreciation and bringing the opportunities to discover beauty and renewal right here at home.
Each adventure is designed through our unique 4 part process as well as attention to the embodiment of 5 key practices that make any journey meaningful.