Texas FlyFishers present the 26th Annual Dr. Ed Rizzolo Fly Tying Festival
Featured fly tier, noted guide and author, Rich Strolis – Rich Strolis Bio
When: Saturday, February 20, 2018 – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Bethany Christian Church – 3223 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX
At the January 30, 2018 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers Captain Scott Sommerlatte http://www.mangrovefly.com will be making a saltwater presentation about fly fishing the flats, the backcountry and near off shore waters. In that regard, Scott Sommerlatte is a fly fishing and hunting guide, fly tyer, photographer and writer who for several decades has worked primarily out of the Port O’Connor/Seadrift area of Texas. Additionally, from February to May Scott guides anglers in the Florida Everglades for Tarpon, Snook and Red Fish.
So, if you are interested in learning more about the fly fishing world, if you are interested in watching some fly tying before the meeting or are just interested in socializing with a friendly group of fly fishing men and women come to the January 30, 2018 monthly meeting. We would be glad to have you and look forward to seeing you at the meeting.
Date:Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Time:Meeting Time 7-9 pm
Place: Bayland Community Center
Houston, Texas 77074
Event: Garcitas Creek, January 2018 outing
Trip Description: Garcitas Creek is a stream located less than 8 miles from Port Lavaca, in Victoria County. Alternate names for this stream include Rio de los Frances, Garcitas River and Garcetas River. A variety of species inhabit this water, to include those typically thought of as saltwater. Photo proof of the number of species, length etc. This will allow bragging rights later.
When: January 20, 2018 (Date is confirmed)
Event: Guadalupe “Una Mosca”
When: 13 January 2018 (2018-01-13) with a back-up date of the the 20th
Where: Guadalupe River, Reel Fly in Sattler, Tx. We will meet here and then spread out to fish
Trip Description: Catch as many inches of fish on the same fly. Honor system. We will meet up afterwards to eat, drink and announce the winner.
I met this man at the Harmon Creek Marina a few week ago, and he told me the story.
He bought them from a relative and tried them out a few times, but kayak fishing wasn’t for him.
Old Town Angler 10 foot long, with anchor trolley and paddles.
He has 2 of them. For details contact Charles at (830)220(dash)3474 or Tom at (936) 445(dash)7705
Texas FlyFishers of Houston Event: Bolivar Marshes – Stingaree Marina
Kayak and/or Boat outing
When: Thursday March 15 – Sunday March 18
My Dad gave us an upgrade, but I hate to see this old friend be kicked to the curb.
It has served faithfully for about 3 years, and has had some travel and some wear.
I found the recipe, but not the video that I really wanted.
Does somebody know Capt. Sparrow?
Texas FlyFishers of Houston Event: Prison Permit Invitational (If you didn’t get your invitation, contact the trip leader “Golden”)
When: 24th of February, 2018
Where: Matagorda Harbor, County Road 213, Matagorda, TX 77457, USA
Start Time: 7:00 AM End Time: 4 PM
Trip Description: The convicts are on the loose again and we need your help rounding them up! It’s time for the annual Prison Permit Invitational. We will meet up at 0700 and spend the day chasing those pesky convicts (sheepsheads). The angler with the most captured convicts is named head warden for the year. We are working on lodging. Details to follow.
Texas FlyFishers of Houston Event: South Llano River float trip
When: 22-24th of June, 2017
Where: Junction, Tx
Limited to 15 spots in the cabins. Deposit for lodging locks the spot.
Tent camping is still available.