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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



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 . . .

  • Scott Fly Rods Rep. Ken Lagerveld will be here Saturday October 22nd from 10am until 3pm showing off all the great Scott rods including the new Flex rods. Stop by to cast them! 

  • NJ Fly Fisherman of the Year Contest and Banquet Saturday October 29,2016. Tickets are $65.00 and available at . Check out the video from last year's event!

  • Fly Tying classes will begin in November. Saturday November 5th for Beginner's Class and Sunday November 13th for our regular classes with Tim Flagler, Matt Grobert, John Collins and other outstanding guest tyers!

  • Fall Stocking to begin week of October 11th. New to the sport or trying to improve your game? Book a trip with our Trout Unlimited endorsed guides!

  • Salmon and steelhead has begun on the Ontario tributaries. Traveling to an angling destination? Stop by for a gear tune up or outfitting. 

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

  • The new Douglas Sky rods are here. Come in and cast them along with our other great rods including the Yellowstone Shootout winners: Scott (Radian), GLoomis (NRX LP)

  • To contribute 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. 

Tim Flagler ties the Bird of Prey Caddis 



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!

St. Croix 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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