About Me

Marla Blair has owned and operated Marla Blair's Fly Fishing Guide Service & Instruction since 1993. Originally from Southern California Marla lives in Ludlow, Ma. She's is a professional celebrity Look-A-Like for Bette Midler, inactive Real Estate agent, and a substitute teacher for the Ludlow School District.

Marla Blair is most commonly known as the top female, freshwater, fly-fishing guide/instructor for Western Massachusetts and North Western, Connecticut.
               

                           FFF Certified Casting Instructor 




Marla is the author of "Positive Fly Fishing" published by Lyons Press then taken over for publishing by Marla, Amazon, and Kindle








Inventor of the fly pattern "The Jailbird" 
  

Marla Blair gives lectures, slide programs, casting demos at trade shows . She also does presentations to fishing clubs and organizations.

Marla is a member of the Federation of Fly Fishers. She is a retired Board member of the International Women Fly Fishers. In addition, Marla is a retired Board Member and Program Director at the Pioneer Valley Chapter of  Trout unlimited. An active member of the Pioneer Valley TU Chapter, the Farmington River Angler's Association and the Quabbin Fishermen's Association.

She is Supported and/or Endorsed by; SAGE/REDINGTON, SIMMS pro-staff, RIO, FOLSTAF, DAIICHI HOOKS, VARIVAS, CHOTA, REGAL VISE, LOON, WHITING FARMS pro staff.