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The Tying Scotsman

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Nice Shop; Great Owner

This was a great little shop with a very friendly and knowledgeable owner. He sold me a couple of... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Proudcdn-Sean
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Moncton, Canada
Destination Fly Shop

The first thing I look for after arriving at a fishing destination is "The fly shop". A service... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
bgn7777
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Augusta, Maine
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22 Jul 2018
“Nice Shop; Great Owner”
1 Aug 2017
“Destination Fly Shop”
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A Margaree Forks small retail store featuring Salmon Flies byThe Tying Scotsman, Alex Breckenridge. Offering a selection of fly tying materials and equipment, fishing tackle, and hopefully anything the visiting angler may have left behind. We offer...more
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19 Mill Road, Margaree Forks, Nova Scotia B0E 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This was a great little shop with a very friendly and knowledgeable owner. He sold me a couple of flies (at my request) and pointed me in the right direction.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

The first thing I look for after arriving at a fishing destination is "The fly shop". A service and quality driven shop! To say the owner is knowledgeable is an understatement. Alex is a fly tier, local fisherman but has fished rivers for the King...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank bgn7777
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A welcome pit-stop along the Cabot Trail for any angler. A warm welcome from the owner Alex to give the latest river reports over a fresh brew coffee and all the tackle at hand to make your trip memorable

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank MMtorryloon
KayandAlex, Owner at The Tying Scotsman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thankyou for the great review. Hope to see you again this season. Alex.

Reviewed 5 September 2016

As I am Margaree Forks every summer, stopping in to check out Alex's shop has become a regular part of my trip. He is very knowledgeable, so if you are going to be fishing the Margaree this is the place to go.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank RodJ222
KayandAlex, Owner at The Tying Scotsman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thanks very much Rod, Hope to see you again this season. Best regards, Alex.

Reviewed 24 July 2016

This place has a complete line of fishing rods and reels. The owner Alex ties flies daily to suit the river or can tie for any river that you might be travelling to. He is helpful, approachable and knowledgeable. He has the finest quality fly...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Denise B
KayandAlex, Owner at The Tying Scotsman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thank you for your kind review, Hope to see you again. Best regards, Alex.

Reviewed 3 July 2016

If you are a fisher person and you would like to know about the Margaree and surrounding rivers this is the place to get some great info from the owner. Oh by the way if you need flies or any gear he has it and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank Muddlerman
KayandAlex, Owner at The Tying Scotsman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Many thanks Muddlerman, Hope to see you again. Best regards, Alex.

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