About Us

Clouser’s Fly Shop is owned by Bob Clouser, creator of the famed Clouser Minnow fly pattern. The Clouser Minnow fly pattern is known world-wide and has caught more varieties of fish than any other fly.

Bob has also developed numerous other innovative and highly productive patterns, all of which you can find for sale in the Freshwater Flies and Saltwater Flies section of this website. If you want to tie these flies yourself, browse the Tying Kits & Equipment section, which contains sufficient materials to make numerous flies at a real savings.
Bob’s full service, fresh and saltwater, family-run fly shop is located in Middletown, PA near the blue ribbon bass fishing section of the Susquehanna River. Bob, his wife Joan, along with his son Bob Jr. (” I still call him Bobby”) will provide you with personal service with any questions you might have about a fly, destination or any species you intend to pursue.

Bob also provides additional services, including Guide Services for trips on the Susquehanna, Hosted Trips to domestic and international locations, tying and casting Seminars and Presentations which are presented around the country, and tying and casting lessons at home in the shop.

Clouser’s Fly Shop offers an array of outstanding products, which you can purchase from this website. Or, if you would like a more extensive mail order catalog, which includes a line of high quality flies, fly tying materials, fly fishing accessories and equipment, it can be purchased by calling the phone number above, mailing a request to the address at the top of this page, or click the Request a Catalog link on the left navigation.

Bob says, “The Clouser Flies we sell are made to my highly demanding specifications and are of the most durable materials. Each of the fly patterns were first designed and tested for durability, performance and effectiveness. This same care is taken in selecting materials that are included in all of our flytying packages. This enables you, the tyer, to produce a high quality Clouser fly pattern. Whatever you chose to purchase from us is fully guaranteed.”