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Please call Sweetwater Fly Shop at 406.222.9393 and speak with Dan Gigone, or email dan@sweetwaterflyshop.com. The fly shop has extensive experience at the Royal Coachman Lodge and can answer any questions regarding equipment needed. Get 10% off when ordering gear through Sweetwater Fly Shop! Sweetwater Travel Company will pay 10% of your final bill for any gear purchased for this trip as a thank you for your business.

Documents

___Airline tickets
___Travelers checks or cash
___Copy of travelers check numbers

Clothing

___Winter hat
___Fishing hat/visor
___Undershirt/undershorts
___Light and heavy wt long underwear - top & bottom
___Heavy wt fleece jacket/pullover
___Light-heavy wt socks - several pair. No cotton.
___Waterproof jacket with hood
___Gore-Tex waders
___Wading socks
___Wading belt
___Wading boots - No studs. No felt allowed.
___Casual long/short sleeved shirts, pants
___Belt
 

Accessories

___Waterproof bag - large enough to carry gear for the day
___Polarized sunglasses
___Bandana or BUFF
___Camera and batteries
___Sunscreen - SPF 25+
___Lip balm
___Reading material - books, magazine, etc.
___Reading glasses
___Insect repellent
___Toiletries
___Prescription medications
___Headlamp
___Bug head net (optional)


Fishing gear

___Fly rods - 5/6 wt (trout), 8/9 wt (salmon) (July only)
___Fly reels - make sure to match well with rods
___Spare spools (optional)
___Fly lines - floating line for trout & salmon
___Tapered leaders 9 ft 1X - at least 3
___Tippet spools - 0X, 1X, & 2X (optional)
___Fly boxes
___Flies - if you want to try your own
___Fly floatant (optional)
___Strike indicators (optional)
___Clippers/snippers
___Pliers/hemostats
___Fishing pack/vest
___Split shot size B & BB (optional)
___Tape measure (optional)