Andy Burk is one of the most influential people in the sport of fly-fishing today. Andy Currently works for Dave Stanly at the Reno Fly Shop. He manages the shop and does clinics on everything from Czech Nymphing to Fly Tying. Andy is revered as one of the most influential fly designers of all time. He has several patterns published with Umpqua Feather Merchants. In addition to tying flies, Andy also does fish paintings that he sells through the shop and at fly-fishing shows. Andy is a regular on the show circuits and can often be seen doing tying demonstrations and presentations. Andy is also a columnist for California Fly Fisher Magazine and has had articles published in almost every major fly-fishing publication over the past couple decades. Andy’s pure enjoyment and love for the sport of fly-fishing is apparent in everything he does. Andy is a prime example of someone who has been able to turn his passion into a career.
"To some Fly-Fishing is just another way to catch a fish. To me, it is the greatest connection you can have with a wild creature."- Andy Burk
"Andy Burk is one of the most interesting fisherman i know."-Mikey Wier