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Welcome to Shannon's Fly & Tackle!

Questions about fly fishing? Call us at (908) 832-5736 or e-mail:

Open Monday thru Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturday 8am to 4pm, Sunday 9am to 4pm. Phone or e-mail orders gladly taken and shipped the same day. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express accepted.  Gift Certificates available.  Free shipping on orders over $75.00

Please visit our newly upgraded  online store!

Guided Trips & Events

Gift Idea for individuals or family groups: Attend our Spring Fly Fishing School April 16th, 2016!

Pennsylvania's Spruce Creek! Group trips available for this spring! 


Bubba is back!

Co-sponsored by GBW Insurance of Flanders & Affinity Federal Credit Union!

Local Partners

For great accommodations, special events and private water fishing:

We service what we sell. Learn to fly fish with us. Free on-stream instruction. Check out our all inclusive packages on our "store" page!



News from around the fly shop . . .

  • New to the sport or trying to fine tune your game? Book a trip with our Trout Unlimited endorsed guides! Great winter fishing is here.

  • Redington wader rebate program. $25.00 gift card when purchasing Pallix River and Crosswater models. $50.00 when purchasing Sonic Pro or Sonic Dry waders through June 30th.

  • Our Annual Kid's Fishing Derby will be held in Califon including Califon Island Park Saturday May 14th from 8am until 12 noon.

  • We are proud to announce that we are carrying sunglasses from Costa Del Mar and Echo rods!

  • Trout Season is open statewide and the fishing is good! We are waiting for the Sulphur Hatch.

  • The new Douglas Sky rods are here. Come in and cast them along with our other great rods from: Scott, GLoomis, St Croix T&T and Hardy.

  • To donate for this year's trout stocking of the South Branch (Kid's Derby & Bubba) and this year Point Mountain TCA, go to our online store and click on "Products" or stop by the shop.  

  • Be sure to follow our Shannon's Vimeo page, where you can see all our videos!   



Shannon's is proud to partner with Tim & Joan Flagler of Tightline Productions, L.L.C. to bring you exciting fly fishing and tying video content. Shannon's features Tim's videos on our own video page.  Tightline Productions videos have been featured on both's Fly Fishing Blog and MidCurrent. 


Shannon's Dec 2015 Stocking from Shannon's Fly and Tackle on Vimeo.

Stocking done by Shannon's Fly and Tackle on the South Branch of the Raritan River near Califon on December 11, 2015.


2015 NJ Flyfisherman of the Year from Tightline Productions on Vimeo.

Watch more of Tim's tying videos on his own Vimeo page

Contact him at: 

Tightline Productions, L.L.C.



In the Shannon's Online Store

Hardy Reels:

The Wide Drum Perfect

The St. George

and more of Hardy/Grey's fabulous reels!

Thomas & Thomas Fly Rods!

Hatch Fly Reels!

GLoomis Pro 4X rods and Scott Radian & A4 rods in stock now!

Lots of Steelhead Fly Tying Materials and flies!

We now carry Regal, Renzetti and Peak Vises, Brodin Nets and Hareline fly tying materials!


Brands We Carry in our Online Store

Bauer    Brodin    Chota    Dai-Riki    Daiichi    Dr. Slick    Flymen Fishing Co.    G.Loomis    Galvan    Hardy/Grey's    Hareline    Hatch    Korkers    Loon    Mustad    Peak    Redington    Regal    Renzetti    Rio    Rumpf    Scott    Spirit River    St. Croix    Temple Fork Outfitters    Teton    Thomas & Thomas    Tiemco    Uni    UTC    Wapsi    Whiting


Shannon's would like to thank the following companies/organizations for sponsoring our events:

                Trout Unlimited: Conserving, protecting, and restoring North America's coldwater fisheries and watersheds  


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