Phone: 904-997-2220

Welcome to Blackfly Outfitter Fly Shop

Captain Vaughn Cochran, owner of Blackfly Outfitter with his latest permit caught at the Blackfly Lodge in Abaco, Bahamas. Nice catch Cap'!

Cuba Gear

Crab Fly Hats Shop Simms Fishing Products New Blackfly Logo Shirts
Blackfly Outfitter Hall of Fame

The Blackfly Hall of Fame was created to feature our customers proud catches while wearing some Blackfly Logo gear.
If you have a photo that qualifies, send it to us at and we'll enroll you in the Hall of Fame.

Guatemala Sailfish

"Good morning! I wanted to say thank you to the staff at Blackfly Outfitter who helped me put together my first fly rod and reel set up. On a recent trip to Newport, Rhode Island I broke in my new rig by fighting over thirty fish, a mix of Stripers and Bluefish. Thanks again for the help with the setup and starting a new addiction"! .....Thanks, Matt Wallace

Blackfly Outfitter, the fly shop for North Florida, is a full service technical fly shop specializing in all saltwater flies, bonefish flies, permit flies, tarpon flies, custom tied flies, custom fly kits, fly tying materials and vices, fly rods, fly reels and clothing for tropical fly fishing destinations around the world. What started out as Vaughn Cochran's marine art gallery years ago has turned into one of the most unique destination fly shops in the U.S. Vaughn's contemporary fishing art is recognized the world over and it's all available in his eclectic fly shop in Jacksonville, Florida.

The Blackfly Outfitter Team Enjoy the store and please stop by our retail location to meet Vaughn, Jean, Jeff, Randy, James, Andrew, Austin, Tag and the newest addition to our staff, Andrew's son Fynn.
Please call us if you have any problems navigating our site or completing a purchase.
We welcome suggestions as well!

Blackfly features all the recognized brands of fly fishing gear that you expect to find in an upscale fly shop including Hatch Reels, Nautilus, Waterworks-Lamson, Sage, Tibor, Thomas & Thomas, Scott, G. Loomis, TFO, Orvis, Ross, Hardy/Grey, Simms, Patagonia, Smith Optics, Airflo Fly Lines, Rio Fly Lines, Royal Wulff Fly Lines, Scientific Angler Fly Lines, Buff Headwear, Enrico Puglisi, Dyna-King, Renzetti, Croakies, Vineyard Vines, Redington and all of Vaughn Cochran's Blackfly merchandise and licensed products .

Store Hours

Monday thru Friday - 10 - 6
Saturday - 9 - 5 Closed Sunday
Phone 904-997-2220
11702 Beach Blvd. Ste. 103 Jacksonville, Fl. 32246
Located in the Strike Zone Plaza
200 yards east of I-295 at the corner of Beechwood Dr.

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The Blackfly Mark is used under a license agreement with Vaughn Cochran.