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If you’ve wanted to learn about fly fishing in Texas, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced fly fisher from other parts of the country, Texas FlyFishers’ Summer Fly Fishing Expo is a great way to spend part of your Saturday.
When: Saturday,August 27, 2016 – 9am-4pm
Where: Terrace Unity Methodist Church – 1203 Wirt Road, Houston ( Google Map )
ADMISSION AND PARKING ARE FREE!!
Raffle for flies, Temple Fork Outfitters rods & art by Chance Yarbarough
Texas FlyFishers will showcase:
- Fly Casting Demonstrations and Instruction
- Fly Tying Demonstrations and Instruction
- Displays and presentations on various facets of fly fishing
10am – Capt. Steve Soule’ presentation on fly casting for saltwater fishing
11:30am – Kevin Hutchinson – Fly fishing the Texas Hill Country. Focus on San Marcos and Llano Rivers.
1:00pm – Greg Corbett fly tying presentation where Greg will cover the joys of finding treasures at the hobby and fabric stores. A favorite is “how to recycle beer cans”.
2:30pm – Retired Texas Parks and Wildlife biologist, Jim Dailey will talk about the Texas coast covering West Matagorda Bay to Port O’Connor.
Featured fly tiers:
- John and Shelby Carpenter
- Mike Seery
- Greg Corbett
- Alex Blacque
- Chris Sumers
- Clay Sheward
- Kevin Hutchinson
Rod building table will be hosted by rod builders extraordinaire Joe Nicklo and George Sutherland. You will see some amazing craftsmanship at this table.
Beginner’s fly tying table. Thinking about tying your own? Texas FlyFishers has some exceptional fly tying talent and the Beginner’s table is where you will take the first step to enriching your fly fishing experience.