Events

Picture3The Waco Fly Fishing Club periodically sponsors fishing trips, instructional clinics, charity functions, and joint events with other clubs.

Tied Up on Saturday at The Outhouse 4/11/2015

April 11, 2015 in Events

fly1Several members of the Waco Fly Fishing Club were on hand Saturday, April 11th for a morning of fly tying at The Outhouse. Greg Sanders demonstrated tying the “Green Weenie”, Bill Menafee tied the Borski Slider, while Billy Whitehead tied the Stealth Bomber. Flies were tied, stories were exchanged, and plans for future fishing were discussed.

There is talk of making this a monthly event. Watch this site for a possible announcement.

Youth Fishing at the Lake Waco Wetlands

December 21, 2014 in Events

wetland2On December 20th members of the Waco Fly Fishing Club assisted with a youth fishing event held at the Lake Waco Wetlands. TPWD had previously released trout into the wetland waterways. TPWD officers were on hand as were City of Waco Parks and Recreation personnel. Club members were available to assist with baiting/tackle issues and also brought several club rods for the use of any participants who might want to try fly fishing. In the accompanying photo club member Bill Whitehead is providing casting instruction to a would-be fly fisherman.

Club Outing at Latham Springs

September 10, 2014 in Events

latham1In lieu of a formal meeting for September, members gathered at Latham Springs on September 9th with kayaks, float tubes, and wading shoes for an afternoon of fishing.  For one member this marked the first time he had ever taken a fish on fly tackle.