FFI Meeting Jan,19 Thursday 7:00 pm Fish And Game 600 Walnut St Boise.

Posted in General on January 5, 2023 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays with family and friends and stayed healthy. We at FFI are looking forward to a new year with fishing and adventures on our minds. The Christmas party was a hoot always a great way to end the year, sorry for those who couldn’t make it. Our meeting this month will ease into the new year with a brief presentation from Keith Murphy President of Idaho 2 fly laying out their mission statement .We at FFI are supporters of this great organization and look forward to giving assistance to future endeavors. Also on the bill is a movie ( Bugs of the underworld). Quick reminder we will be collecting annual dues this month please try to attend. Look forward to seeing you. D.S.

FFI Christmas Party

Posted in General on November 29, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, this is the last announcement to the party this year. I need a yes or no to establish the member count if your coming ASAP. We will be meeting at Casa Mexico restaurant next to Harbor Freight 10332 Fairview Ave Id 83704. Dinner cost is $25 per person try to bring exact change, drinks are not included. We will be having a white elephant gift exchange for entertainment. Text me at 208-577-0543 or email highmpact500@msn.com to confirm. Look forward to seeing you Don Sherron

FFI Meeting Thursday November 17 6:30 Fish and game Boise 600 Walnut St.

Posted in General on November 9, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all this month’s program will be presented by Tom Governale. Tom is a guide and casting instructor for Idaho Angler. He has a prepared program on fly fishing still water. Come on out for a great program. This month we will be going over nominations for the coming year on new board members and ideas for the upcoming sportsman show. We will also be having a fish out in town on the Boise river on Saturday the 19 at 10 am. We will be meeting at the fish and game building parking lot 600 Walnut street and branching out from there. The flies to bring would be nymph’s dry’s midges and streamers. This years Christmas party will be held at Casa Mexico 10332 Fairview Ave Boise Id 83704 on Friday Dec 9 next to Harbor Freight at 6 pm. Pricing per person is around $ 21 depending on what menu we decide at the Nov meeting also the White Elephant gift exchange will be part of the festivities. Any Questions give me a call Don 208-577-0543

I will need a head count if you plan on coming ASAP. Email me highmpact500@msn.com

FFI meeting Oct 20 Thursday 7:00 pm Fish and game office 600 S Walnut St Boise.

Posted in General on September 26, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello members and guests Oct’s meeting will discuss chironomid fishing how to rig and tie some patterns along with technics and line selection. This presentation will be given by Nick, Joe and Wayne with comments and questions from members. Special thanks to ADA County Paramedics for our September hands on demonstration( Stop the bleed) very informative and educational, this information my save a life. We finally drew the Gene Eberhardt Rod and reel raffle fund raiser package with the winner drawn by Keith Murphy. Thank you for your support and to Gene for this generous FFI donation. Hope to see you at the meeting D.S.

Keith Murphy (Gene Eberhardt fund raiser raffle)

FFI meeting 08/18/2022 Mike Sandifer guest speaker from Northwest School Of Fly Fishing

Posted in General on August 1, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, the August meeting will be at the new Idaho Fish & Game facility at 15950 N Gate Blvd. Nampa, Idaho 83687 located between the new Amazon building and the Walmart store off of Garrity Blvd. Mike Sandifer from Northwest School of Fly fishing will be our guest speaker with discussions on fishing Hagerman Wildlife Management Area and analyzing the Caddis hatch. Mike packs in a crowd so get there early at 6:30 PM as the program starts at 7:00 PM. We will also be selling raffle tickets for the Gene Eberhardt fund raiser an 11’1 Fenwick Switch Rod and a Lamson Liquid reel setup geared for Pyramid Lake fishing. $10.00 per ticket, which will be drawn at the Sept. 15th meeting downtown Boise Fish & Game Building. Come on out for an enjoyable and educational evening with Mike Sandifer and the Fly Fishers Of Idaho.

Any Questions please give me a call.

Don Sherron 208-577-0543

FFI picnic July 8

Posted in General on July 1, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello FFI members last call on the upcoming picnic if you have not signed up give me a call ASAP if you plan on coming.

Don 208-577-0543

FFI Picnic July 8,Friday 6:30 Winsted Park 6150 W Northview St Boise

Posted in General on June 16, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello members, FFI will be having our annual picnic with the club supplying burgers, hotdogs, chips, and drinks. All members are asked to bring either a desserts or a side dish. We have an alcohol permit so BYOB. We will have a sign-up list for the picnic at tonight’s meeting or RSVP asap to my email for a head count. We will be continuing our Gene Eberharte fund raising raffle in addition to our meeting this evening. $10.00 a ticket towards a Fenwick Aetos 4pc. 11.1 7/8 switch rod and a Waterworks Lamson Liquid large arbor reel with line and extra spools and tippet. This is ideal for Pyramid Lake fishing.

Thank you and hope to see you at AND THE PICNIC!

Don Sherron highmpact500@msn.com 208-577-0543

FFI Meeting Thursday June 16, 6:30 Downtown Boise Fish and Game.Program David Lupien,discussing fishing Silvercreek.

Posted in General on June 15, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Roadside Cleanup this Saturday June 11

Posted in General on June 7, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello FFI members, just a reminder we will be cleaning up our section of road leading up to the Southfork. We will be meeting at the stage stop at 9:00 for breakfast and then on to the SF for a fish out. Don’t forget your gloves and trash grabber of some sort. This will fullfill our obligation for the year. To make it more interesting will will be giving away a prize for the best piece of trash acquired. Hope to see you there. D.S.

Any questions give me a call 208-577-0543 Don

FFI Meeting Thursday 05-19-2022 Boise Fish and Game 6:30

Posted in General on May 17, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello members our presentation will be given by Art Butts from local F&G. His topics will include what’s going on in Idaho waters, fish and possible projects our organization might be involved with. Come on down should be very informative. We will be collecting dues at have price for those that have not done so. We will also go over our upcoming roadside cleanup which will happen on the 11th of June. Hope to see you there. D.S.