|The Contented Angler
hours: Mon. - Sat. 10:00 - 8:00
42+ years fly fishing experience!
|"To achieve mastery is to rise
above the need to catch fish."
|Thus humble let me live and
Nor long for Midas' golden
If Heaven more generous gifts
I shall not miss them much, ---
Too grateful for the blessing
Of simple tastes and mind
Oliver Wendell Holmes
|Gift Cards are available at The Contented Angler. These are
convenient and make shopping easy!
|People walk in here and say: "Now this
is a fly shop"
We never get tired of these kinds of
comments and it encourages us and
makes us want to do more! We currently
stock around 75 fly rods and it takes a
couple of trips to see all of the fly tying
material we have.
|Please support the companies on
these pages who don't believe in the
anti - consumer policy of dictating to
you where you have to shop! Shop
where you enjoy shopping. It's your
|The Contented Angler
147 Jefferson Drive
Lower Burrell, Pa. 15068
|See the award winning 3TAND reels. High quality
and yet affordable and durable.
|Just In !!!! New TFO Atoll Large Arbor Reels. Very impressive!!
|Airflo Airloc Indicators - Over 600 sold. These
indicators have been given 100% approval by
anglers. Not one complaint , only compliments.
|The new Edge rods from Gary Loomis are meticulously handcrafted
in his factory North Fork Composites in Woodland, Washington,
USA. Gary was inducted into the IGFA Hall of Fame for his
contributions to the fishing rod industry. Few people know as much
about building fishing rods as Gary. If you are ready for the best rod
Gary Loomis can make, take a look at these.
|"Certainly it is heaven upon earth to
have a man's mind move in charity,
rest in providence, and turn upon
the poles of truth"
|The fact that the average caster can't bring out the
full potential of a $150.00 fly rod should tell you that
fly rods have caught up to technology and that the
overpriced fly rod is a thing of the past! I don't need
to make nor do I want to make $400.00 profit on a
|We continue to see new people every week, which, of course, tells us
that we are still growing. Believe me, we have done this against
overwhelming odds and you were certainly a big part of it. Fighting the
corruption and the adult bullies was also a large part of it. We don't look at
the bottom line. We do this to have programs for young people. However,
there are some adult bullies in this business that only do it for the bottom
line. Certainly, the root of all evil.
|Come and try the Echo Boost rod.
You're going to like it
|Here are some great Musky Flies
|2/20/17 Avoid the Darkeside and keep fly fishing an
honorable passtime. We can do it!
|If you don't see a product here that you
want to purchase, the first thing you
should do is call the manufacturer and
ask them why. Then call us and we
will tell you the truth! You have the
right to buy any product here!
|Here it is - The new TFO BVK Spey
|A look at Penn State "Kids in college" program
|Hanak Hooks are now available at
The Contented Angler
|5/10/17 - You will wish all of these features were on your packs
and bags. These are the nicest, most durable, funtional and
affordable packs we have ever seen. Already waiting for more
of the medium chest packs! Make sure you see these
|You not only get high quality waders from LL Bean, you
also get the best return policy. Can't go wrong!
Nothing worse than being without waders. One thing I
can tell you for sure, Pay $200 or $500.00 and they will
|The Wood River bag is back. Well, let's just say that
Anglers Image has made the perfect bag to carry all of your
stuff! This will hold as much as any pack. Wood River Bag
|7/27/17 - New
Tungsten Split Shot
is now here! Please
call or email for
|8/3/17 - Here is one of those rare opportunities to
get a Hatch reel for 20% off! Prices are limited
to what we have in stock! We hope you can take
advantage of this. They won't last! Go Hatch
|The new TFO Axiom ll rods are here and they
really deliver. Why would you pay more? The
over-priced rods are a product of the past. And
wait until you see the new Power Reels.
|For those who enjoy Czech, Polish, or French
nymphing the TFO Drift rod is here!! You
didn't think TFO was going to copy everyone
else did you?
|New Hatch Finatic Generation ll reels