John Patrick Rivera

Custom Rod builder

FFI Fly Casting Instructor

Rod repair technician

Rod designer



Fabia Fuenzalida

Rod repair technician

Casting Instruction assistant, in English, Spanish, French, and Italian.


We met at UC Berkeley in February of 1982, in the dining hall of the Unit 1 dorms.  

John was born in Gilroy, California, in 1963.  
Fabia was born in Santiago, Chile, in 1962.

ABOUT US

Read the article about John in the California Fly Fisher Magazine.

OUR WORKSHOP

Custom fly rods, spinning rods, and casting rods.


Rod repair of all types, modification, and restoration services.


Buy and sell vintage tackle.


Fishing tackle consignment services.


Rod building classes in bamboo, fiberglass and graphite.


FFI Fly Casting Instruction


Call or email with questions.


+1 (208) 528 - 7997

john@theflyrodcompany.com


Visits to our workshop are by appointment.  

OUR Services

​​THE FLY ROD COMPANY, LLC 


1406 Willow Ave, Idaho Falls, ID 83402  Tel: +1 (208) 528-7997