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Dads On The Fly

We are dads and brothers who love to fly fish. We're trying to tackle parenting and family in the same way we tackle our beloved fly fishing hobby: we're figuring it out as we go along. We talk about faith, family, fishing, and the intermingling of it all.

Recent Episodes

67. Brian Guengerich and David Moore of Rent This Rod. The importance of fishing buddies. Creating a Fly Fishing rental company. Stories of kids on the water.

Dec. 5, 2022

In today's episode, Joshua and Caleb sit down with the owners of Rent This Rod, Brian Guengerich and David Moore. We discuss: -David and Brian's introductions to fly fishing -How a fishing buddy impacts your experience of le…

66. Matthew Carter of Orvis Greenville. Creating a community of anglers. Chasing authenticity as people and anglers. Getting kids on the water.

Nov. 28, 2022

In this episode, Joshua and Caleb interview Matthew Carter from the Orvis Greenville, SC location. We discuss: -Matthew's beginnings in fly fishing -The importance of fishing buddies when learning to fly fish -The Orvis Gree…

65. The 2022 Fly Fishing Wish List

Nov. 21, 2022

Just in time for holiday shopping, Joshua and Caleb take some time to discuss some items that you might want to include in your Christmas lists. However, this list isn't like other fly fishing wish lists. We leave out the es…

64. Tim Cammisa of Trout and Feather. Falling in love with fly tying. Debunking the "fly fishing industry." Teaching others fly fishing and tying. Keeping fly fishing fun.

Nov. 14, 2022

In this episode, Joshua and Caleb interview Tim Cammisa of Trout and Feather. Tim Cammisa started trout and Feather with a simple mission: Fly Fishing and Fly Tying for everyone. Tim has created a great video base of tips, t…

63. Shannon Young of the Maggie Valley Fly Shop. Opening a brand new fly shop in WNC. Getting started Euro Nymphing. Getting kids on the water.

Nov. 7, 2022

In this episode, Joshua and Caleb talk with Shannon Young, owner of the Maggie Valley Fly Shop located in the heart of Maggie Valley, NC. They discuss: -Shannon's journey from bass fishing to trout on the fly -Opening a new …

62. Hunter Leavine of Captains Collective. Growing up in the outdoors. Getting sick for fly fishing. Saltwater fishing and the culture. The Captains Collective Story. When our identity is crushed.

Oct. 31, 2022

In this episode, Joshua and Caleb interview Hunter Leavine, podcast host at Captains Collective, pastor, husband, and father. They discuss: -Hunter's early beginnings in the outdoors and getting obsessed with sight fishing a…