Sun Valley Single Fly Tournament

Sun Valley Single Fly 

July 28 & 29 2023



The Competition

A family friendly event where anglers compete for the most impressive day on the Big Wood River.

The Catch

Anglers select a SINGLE FLY to compete with.  Once that fly is gone – your done.  Scores are calculated on the number of fish caught and length of fish.

Competition Categories

SOLO FLIGHTSOne Angler, Single Fly Rules
Sun Valley Open – Open to all anglers ($75)
Senior Flight – Anglers over the age of 60 ($75)
Junior Open – Anglers ages 18 and under ($45)
Women’s Open – Female anglers over the age of 18 ($75)

DUO FLIGHTSTwo Anglers, Single Fly Rules
Adult/Child – Any adult and child ($110)
Duo/Couple – Any two anglers over the age of 18 ($150)

TEAM FLIGHTS – Four Anglers, Two Rods, Two Flies, Single Fly Rules
Team Open – Any four anglers ($300)
Corporate –  Any four anglers sponsored by a business ($300)
Family Open – Any four anglers with one angler being under 18 and one over 60 years old ($270)

Event Schedule

Friday, July 28th

3:30 – 6:30 PM ~ Registration
  Competitors finalize their registration by selecting their SINGLE FLY.

Saturday, July 29th

7:00 – 11:30 AM ~ Fish the Big Wood River
Competitors fish for a two hour window between the hours of 7:00 – 11:30 AM.  Fishing takes place on the Big Wood River, with over 30 public access points through Ketchum, Hailey, and Bellevue.

12:30 – 1:30 PM ~ Award Ceremony
Competitors, family, and friends gather in Ketchum for awards and the conclusion of the Single Fly Raffle and Silent Auction.  Sack lunch and refreshments provides.

Now that we’ve got your attention.  Check out the fine print.  Download and read the rules and regs.

Sun Valley Single Fly Rules

Register Today

       Check out some magic moments from our first Single Fly, it could be you this year walking away with an amazing award!

Breck Lyon

Winner, Biggest Fish (18″)

Brandon Sangster

Winner, “Perfect Zero” (No Fish Caught & Fly Lost)

Thomas Connell

Winner, “One Frog” (Only Frog Caught in Competition)

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