The 10th Annual Summer  Mini Expo, Saturday, August 24, 2019 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Come enjoy a fun filled day of: Fly Tying Casting Instructions,  Demonstrations, Travel Presentations, Rod Building Area, Fishing Information and the Casting Games along with drawing for Prizes at Terrace United Methodist Church, 1203 Wirt Road, Houston, Texas 77055

The Texas FlyFishers Present 10th Annual Summer Mini Fly Fishing Exposition

Saturday, August 24, 2019, 8:30 am until 4:30 pm

The Mini Expo has something for every fly fisher…

Beginner, intermediate or expert!

Mini Expo Tri Fold Flier 2

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Lake Bastrop – North Shore Park, Fri-Sun Sept 27-29, 2019 (UPDATE)

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Texas FlyFishers of Houston Event:  Kayak/Canoe/Motorized Boat – Lake Bastrop (Bastrop, Texas)

Trip Description:  Fish Lake Bastrop Fri, Sat, and Sun.  Kayak, canoe, or motorized boat.  Two ONE airstream a/c trailers is reserved for Fri and Sat night, and that trailer is full.  (Blue Lacy) Day trippers and tent campers are welcome.   We will meet at 630am Fri and Sat at Northshore boat dock.  See below for food arrangements.  Bass and perch.

When:    Fri/Sat/Sun, Sept 27th – 29th, 2019

Where:      603 FM 1441, Bastrop, Texas  78602

How to sign up: Contact John Eldred or evite below

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Windknots – July 2019

Also, in this issue…

  • Here’s What’s Coming Up! – July Monthly Meeting, Elections, Conservation
  • Outreach – Reel Recovery, Project Healing Waters
  • Mark Your Calendars – 2019 Club Activities Calendar – July thru October
  • Lagniappe – For Sale, Rigging Your Kayak
  • Member Reports – “Offshore with Trouty” From the Diary of Peskador Pete
  • Windknots July 2019

The Iron Fly, Tying Skills Contest

The Iron Fly
Tying Skills Contest
As adopted by the Texas FlyFishers

What is The Iron Fly?

Based on the premise similar to the cable TV cooking show The Iron Chef, the Iron Fly is similar in nature but, with fly tying instead of food. We start with a common selection of materials for all of the contestants. The Iron Fly tyers will have 15 minutes to select their materials, return to their tying station and design their pattern. Once the time has elapsed, the tying begins.

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