Backwater Angler is a full service fly shop thirty-five minutes from downtown Baltimore, Maryland and steps from the Gunpowder river. The Gunpowder is a tailwater fishery located in Baltimore county that supports a stream-bred population of wild brown trout. Backwater Angler is proud to offer a top-notch fly fishing guide service that specializes in the pursuit of wild brown trout on Maryland’s Gunpowder River.The fly fishing guide service also focuses on other Maryland trout fishing destinations such as Morgan Run, Big Hunting Creek, Savage River, Potomac, North Branch of the Potomac, Youghiogheny, Casselman, and Beaver Creek.
Patagonia, Sage, Simms, Ross Reels, St. Croix, Cloudveil, Thomas & Thomas, Fishpond, Dr. Slick, Renzetti, Spirit River, Griffin, Teton, Islander, Dyna-king, Tioga, Metz, Waterworks-Lamson, Hareline Dubbin, HMH, Scott Fly Rods, Abel Reels, Tibor Reels, Bauer Fly Reels, R. L. Winston, Natures Spirit
We specialize in:
Fly Rods, Fly Reels, Fly Lines, Leaders and Tippets, Fly Boxes, Sunglasses, Waders, Flies, Vest & Packs, Wading Boots, Fly tying tools and materials