TUESDAY Feburary 22, 2022-Trini Mendenhall Community Center; MONTHLY SPEAKER: Richard Gardner

Our next in person meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers is Tuesday Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm. Mendenhall Community Center 1414 Wirt Road Doors are open ~6:30 pm for fellowship and swapping fish stories. This month we are glad to welcome Richard Gardner as our featured speaker. Richard runs a fly fishing guide service that focuses on west Galveston bay to as far south as East Matagorda depending on the conditions.  This is his 5th year guiding and has been fly fishing the saltwater for the last 11 years.  He grew up wading and sight casting redfish with conventional gear on the San Bernard River where his family had a river house.   He currently operates a Sabine Skiff and fish 120+ days a year and enjoy every minute of it.   His presentation will focus on west Galveston and how he likes to fish it.  I.E.  tides, winds, clouds and or clear skies, clarity, grass, sand flats, Marsh etc…how does he determine where to fish and if his clients are flexible with travel.

Speaker, Monthly Meeting, June 29, 2021 Chris Johnson; Fly Fishing for Bass & Pan Fish

At the Tuesday, June 29, 2021 monthly meeting of the Texas Fly Fishers, Chris Johnson http://livingwatersflyfishing.com/guide-service/ will be making a presentation about Fly Fishing for Bass & Pan Fish including fly fishing on the Guadalupe, Llano River and San Gabriel Rivers .   In that regard, Chris grew up in Round Rock Texas where he is based and … Continue reading Speaker, Monthly Meeting, June 29, 2021 Chris Johnson; Fly Fishing for Bass & Pan Fish

Speaker-March 30, 2021 Monthly Meeting – Jerry Coviello; Fly Fishing for Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout in Yellowstone’s Lamar Valley and Wyoming’s Greybull River

Jerry Coviello First a little bit about our speaker, Jerry Coviello. A resident of Pennsylvania and a long time fly fisher and Fly Fishers International (FFI) member, in 2017 Jerry was selected as Chairman of the Board of Governors of FFI’s Fly Tying Group (FTG). In that position, Jerry has been a driving force in … Continue reading Speaker-March 30, 2021 Monthly Meeting – Jerry Coviello; Fly Fishing for Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout in Yellowstone’s Lamar Valley and Wyoming’s Greybull River

Speaker, Monthly ZOOM Meeting, January 26, 2021; Fly Fishing for Steelhead-Captain Jeff Liskay

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.

Texas FlyFishers December 2020 meeting 2020-12-08-1900: Special Guest Speaker

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.

Speaker, Monthly Meeting, August 25, 2020; Spence McNamara; Eagle Scout Project Presentation: “Memories”

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”

Speaker, Monthly Meeting, July 28, 2020; Dean “Slowride” Thomas; Fly Fishing From A Kayak

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