29th Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival- Saturday, February 12, 2022

Fly tying for everyone….Beginner, novice or expert! On Saturday, February 12th, 2022, the Texas FlyFishers will celebrate the 29th Anniversary of the Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival and an invitation is extended to all anglers and fly tyers to be part of this great event. The Festival will take place in the auditorium of … Continue reading 29th Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival- Saturday, February 12, 2022

FFI SALTWATER FLY TYING MANUAL NOW AVAILABLE

The Fly Fishers International Saltwater Fly Tying Manual was recently published and is now available for review and download. Several experienced fly tyers participated in the preparation of this manual including Texas Fly Fishers member Ron Mayfield. The manual can be located at: https://www.flyfishersinternational.org/Portals/0/LearningCenter/Presentations/FlyTying/FFI_LC_Curriculum_11092_Saltwater_Fly_Tying_Manual__sm.pdf

Texas Parks and Wildlife Leased River Access Program (access through private property)

Have you discovered the Texas Parks and Wildlife Leased River Access  program? This program allows Texas anglers and paddlers to travel through specific areas on private property to get to a river. You can look up the location in a river system, find the requirements and procedures for each location, find campsites where available, download a printable … Continue reading Texas Parks and Wildlife Leased River Access Program (access through private property)

Costa Rica Tarpon Fishing Trip October 22-25, 2022

We are putting together a group trip to go to Silver King Lodge in Costa Rica for 4 days of Tarpon and back country fishing. SKL has offered special pricing to the club to help promote the lodge, help the local guides and staff. We have 8 cabins reserved for up to 16 anglers.

Information about the lodge:

Silver King Lodge is the finest giant tarpon fishing lodge in the world. The area has year-round resident tarpon and is one of the best tarpon fisheries in the world. The Lodge is located on the Caribbean coast at the mouth of the Rio Colorado. You will fish from 23-foot boats custom made on site.  SKL provides equipment for bait, plug and fly fishermen.  Fishing the nearby lagoons for a day or half day is also an option, giving your arms a respite from the 100lb + tarpon, and getting a chance to see more of the Costa Rican wildlife. Your stay will include all meals, beer, wine, and liquor (except call brands).  Meals are served buffet style with cooked to order dishes for breakfast. Guestrooms are spacious and air conditioned.  The lodge has a pool and Jacuzzi free for use. This is open to all members and friends of members who are willing to join the club for the $30. Membership.

The cost of the trip is $2595 for 4 full days fishing and 5 nights lodging. The normal rate is over $3700 (double occupancy)