What’s in Your Fly Box?
New to fly fishing or just want to compare what’s in your box to what the “experts” carry? Check out the “What’s in Your Fly Box” post. While some may argue with the results or the scientific methodology, this post provides a great starting point in fly selection.
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Hi–The chapter Christmas party is now back to Saturday, December 6, 6pm-9pm at Chucks house in Warrenton. Food & direction details to follow.
Hi–The monthly chapter meeting is at 7:30pm Wednesday, November 5, at Sun Trust Bank in Warrenton. This is “election of offficers” meeting, and we are still looking for volunteers to run for office(President). The speaker is Colby Trow of Mossy Creek FF in Harrisonburg, and topic is ” Musky Fishing in Virginia”.
Hi–Lets meet host KevinD at 9am Saturday, October 11, at Criglersville elementary school for FWF Rapidan River. Also meet at 10am at 1st bridge parking area/kiosk. Bring dries, & nymphs.
Hi–Lets meet October 1, Wednesday, at 7:30pm at Sun Trust Bank in Warrenton. The speaker is Beau Beasley on “Fly Fishing Best Waters in Mid-Atlantic”. Books will be available. Dinner with speaker at Faangs at 6pm. Fred
Hi–Lets meet at 7:30pm Wednesday, Sept 3 at Sun Trust Bank in Warrenton for chapter meeting. Jeff Kelble is speaking on “Algae Threat to Shenandoah River”. Our support is needed! Dinner at 6-7 pm at Faangs.
I found this site recently and discovered it to be the most comprehensive collection of knots I’ve seen, fishing or otherwise. Each knot has a brief history/background, step-by-step drawings, and an animation to show you how it’s done. This site is a “must have” bookmark in your browser. Go to www.netknots.com to see this fine collection of knots.
Hi–Lets support cancer kids and host/Bill Hobson with stream biology & fishing on Thursday, August 21 at the 4H Center in Front Royal/route 522south; 9am-3pm.
Hi–Lets meet BillH/FredK at Phelps WMA Rock Wall parking area on Kelleys Ford Road at 7:30am Saturday, August 23. Bring poppers, streamers, & repellent.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan to attend.
Hi–Lets meet at 7:30am wednesday at route 3 bridge near Germana College with hosts/DannyD//FredK. Bring poppers, streamers, & wet wading boots. Email email@example.com if you plan to attend.
Canceled due to heavy rain, stained water, and wind.
Hi–Lets meet at 7am Wednesday, August 6 at Phelps WMA/Rock Hall parking area on Kelleys Ford Road outside of Remington. There is ~10 minute walk to river. Bring wading staff, streamers, poppers, nymphs, felt tip wading boots, snacks, & water.