Everyone needs a little inspiration from time to time, even if it comes in the form of a short video rather than a real life experience. Luckily, the world of fly fishing is ripe with top-notch, high production quality videos, many of which are capable of inspiring viewers to get out on the water and experience the real thing.

With this goal in mind, we’ve curated a list of some of our favorite fly fishing films currently floating around the internet. Enjoy, but don’t blame us when your end of week work plans are completely derailed by the call of the nearest trout stream.

Backcountry Browns in Middle Tennessee.

“The backcountry of New Zealand holds a special place in the heart of all Kiwis. “Going bush” is a national past-time, and Kiwi fly fishers like nothing better than the sun on their backpack, the cold touch of a mountain stream and the opportunity to sight fishing to giant trout in pristine settings.”

“While we are waiting for the fresh Salmon season to get started we decided to go target some brookies at la réserve faunique du Saint-Maurice. Good times and great fly fishing vibes in the wild.”

“This is as much about the insurmountable distance between the camera and the subject as it is about the indefinable draw of fly fishing.”

“A fragment of Mel Krieger’s “Patagonia – 40 years fly fishing in ARGENTINA – this is for us the most motional and beautiful few thoughts about fly fishing describing the very essence of being a fly fisherman…”