At the Tuesday, January 26, 2021 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers (to be held via Zoom technology) Jeff Liskay will be speaking to us from Ohio about fly fishing for steelhead. http://www.greatlakesflyfishing.com/ Jeff is a highly respected guide throughout the world, is one of the founders of the Ohio Central Basin Steelheaders club and is owner and operator of Great Lakes Fly Fishing. According to many, including some of our club members, Jeff is considered to be the absolute go to guy for steelhead fishing in that region.
This is still a work in progress, but this is what I can tell you as of today: Start time: Dec 8, 2020 07:00 PM We are out of sequence for our next club meeting. Normally we don't have a meeting in December, but have a Christmas Party. With the current health threat in our area that type of gathering is problematic. Our guest speaker, Alejandro Hernandez, is one of a kind, and any that have talked to him appreciate his humor and fishing skills.
At the Tuesday, August 25, 2020 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers, to be held via Zoom technology, Spence McNamara will be presenting and discussing his Eagle Scout Project which will include a film, titled "memories", which he made for Casting for Recovery to use in promotional activities. Spence's mother, Nancy, loved the outdoors … Continue reading Speaker, Monthly Meeting, August 25, 2020; Spence McNamara; Eagle Scout Project Presentation: “Memories”
At the Tuesday, July 28, 2020 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers, to be held via Zoom technology, Dean "Slowride" Thomas https://www.slowrideguide.com/about will be making a presentation about fly fishing from a kayak. In that regard, Dean has for many years operated Slowride Guide Services located in beautiful downtown Aransas Pass where he and his … Continue reading Speaker, Monthly Meeting, July 28, 2020; Dean “Slowride” Thomas; Fly Fishing From A Kayak
At the Tuesday, June 30, 2020 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers, held via Zoom technology, Kevin Hutchison (hillcountryflyfishers.com) made a presentation about fly fishing the Texas Hill Country. In that regard, Kevin is an Orvis endorsed guide who has been guiding the rivers of the Texas Hill Country for 20+ years. He is … Continue reading 2020-06-30 meeting video
At the Tuesday, June 30, 2020 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers, to be held via Zoom technology, Kevin Hutchison http://hillcountryflyfishers.com will be making a presentation about fly fishing the Texas Hill Country. In that regard, Kevin is an Orvis endorsed guide who has been guiding the rivers of the Texas Hill Country for 20+ years. He is … Continue reading Speaker, Monthly Meeting, June 30, 2019; Texas Hill Country guide Kevin Hutchison
The speaker at the May 26, 2020 Monthly Meeting to be held by "Zoom" will be Patrick Berry President and CEO of Fly Fishers International of which our club, The Texas Fly Fishers is a member. Patrick will be telling us about all that has been going on with FFI, benefits offered to members and … Continue reading Monthly Meeting Speaker May 26, 2020; Patrick Berry, President and CEO Of Fly Fishers International
Our speaker for April 28 will be Mark Machado
Captain Mark has been fishing his whole life – he took up the sport at the age of five and has been hooked since. Together with his dad, Mark would regularly go fishing around the freshwater streams of California. He has been featured in various magazines and fishing TV shows. It's no secret that Capt. Mark knows where the best fishing grounds are. He is the president of the Laguna Madre Fly Fishing Association, and needless to say is a specialist in the art of fly fishing. He likes having people on the boat and helping them get on the fish.
The March 2020 monthly meeting has been cancelled. The featured speaker, Patrick Berry, President and CEO of Fly Fishers International, was unable to travel due to the declared emergency. In the interest of safety, we will plan for our next club meeting for April. Details to follow.
Our next club meeting is Tuesday February 11 and will feature our own Dan Shivers sharing his visits to fish hatcheries in Washington State. - Dan Shivers started fishing as a young kid whenever his family would visit Galveston. He bought his first fly rod when he was about 12. He didn't have anybody to … Continue reading 2020 February meeting, Fish hatcheries, by Dan Shivers