The 2023 rod building class finished up on Saturday, Feb. 11. Participants arrived having finished wrapping their rod guides between the two classes. So, the last day was focused on preparing guide wraps and getting one coat of epoxy on the guides. The class participants did some really good work and their rods turned out … Continue reading Report: Rod Building Class 2023, second session
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Speaker: 2023-01 follow-up. PowerPoint(R) presentation of “Fishing for Sheepshead”
This is the PPT that “Puck” (Don C. Puckett, SFC, US Army [retired]) and TPWD Angler Ed. Certified Instructor used tell you how he fishes for, and sometimes catches sheepshead, on the Texas coast.
Report: Rod Building Class 2023
The Rod Building Class, part 1, was held on Saturday, January 21. Eight participants showed up to build. For most of them, they were are able to: Locate spines on rods Install reel seats Install handles Grind guide feet Mark spacing for guides Tie on a few guides
EDUCATION: The half hitch, a fly tying finishing knot
In this video I am trying to show the basic technique, both by hand and simple tools.
EDUCATION: Texas FlyFishers of Houston – Rod Building Class, 2023
Participants will receive basic instruction in the art of fly rod building and build a fly rod. The class requires some reading/work before, between, and after the two sessions. Class size is limited to 12. (Preference is given to TFF members)
The 10th Annual Summer Mini Expo, Saturday, August 14, 2021 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
The Mini Expo has something for every fly fisher…
Beginner, intermediate or expert!
Come enjoy a fun filled day of: Fly Tying Casting Instructions and Demonstrations Travel Presentations Rod Building Area Fishing Information, Drawing for Door Prizes at Terrace United Methodist Church, 1203 Wirt Road, Houston, Texas 77055
Advanced/Intermediate Casting Clinic May 15, 2021
16 students attended the Advanced/Intermediate Casting Clinic held on Saturday May 15, 2021. The lead instructor was Fly Fishers International Master Casting Instructor Jeff Ferguson who was assisted by FFI Certified Casting Instructors, Ron Mayfield, Phil Shook, Thi Nguyen and Jim Richards. Everyone seemed to enjoy the day and all left as better fly casters … Continue reading Advanced/Intermediate Casting Clinic May 15, 2021
Fly Fishing for squirrels
Got to try my new 5 weight out on a squirrel today. Tie a peanut on the leader and have some fun. Only downside is they chew up the leader quickly. Eric
CANCELLED: Casting Clinic December 5, 2020; Getting Ready For the Guad; Tips and Techniques for Fly Fishing the Guadalupe and Other Bodies of Moving Water [This Event Has Been Cancelled Due to Covid-19 Issues]
The Texas Fly Fishers will be holding a short casting clinic for club members on Saturday, December 5, 2020. Participation will be limited to nine club members and social distancing practices will be followed. Additionally, Federation of Fly Fishers International Certified Instructors will be on hand for the clinic. Details pertaining to the clinic are … Continue reading CANCELLED: Casting Clinic December 5, 2020; Getting Ready For the Guad; Tips and Techniques for Fly Fishing the Guadalupe and Other Bodies of Moving Water [This Event Has Been Cancelled Due to Covid-19 Issues]
Fly Fishing Knots – Tips – How to tie a blood knot super fast using a carabiner!
I thought this was easy enough for even me to use. By Drew LooknFishy https://youtu.be/ZyfnYYIZ6po