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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.

Duck Valley Camp Sights

Posted in General on April 16, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Posted in General on April 16, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, I have compiled photos for the Mountain View campground sights which are numbered 1 through 18 minus 16 which I seemed to have missed. These are the powered electrical sights. I will follow up on that one. Aerial drone shots with a topdown view will be added when the weather cooperates. Don’t forget our meeting on April 21 6:30 at the Fish and Game Building Downtown Boise.The program this month will be our very own Tom Rogers discussing his recent trip to Patagonia. D. Sherron

Duck Valley Camp Sights

Posted in General on April 16, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, I have compiled photos for the Mountain View campground sights which are numbered 1 through 18 minus 16 which I seemed to have missed. These are the powered electrical sights. I will follow up on that one. Aerial drone shots with a topdown view will be added when the weather cooperates. Don’t forget our meeting on April 21 6:30 at the Fish and Game Building Downtown Boise.The program this month will be our very own Tom Rogers discussing his recent trip to Patagonia. D. Sherron

Idaho 2 Fly Derby

Posted in General on April 6, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hi everyone.  This is not the April Flyline but is newsworthy. Idaho 2 Fly is  local non profit who hosts 3 retreats each year for men with cancer or have survived cancer.  These are 2-3 day events

held in the Copper Basin and the Ashton area. Anyway, Idaho 2 Fly hosts a fund raiser  called a Fly Derby at a private pond near Eagle. This years date is Saturday June 4,  2022.  The fee to attend costs $500.00 and includes lunch.  Fly Fishers of Idaho has purchased  a ticket and will

be selling Raffle tickets for $10.00 ea. You may purchase as many tickets as you want.  So, if you are interested come to the April meeting (21st)  at Fish and Game and bring your checkbook.

More information is available – visit  www.idaho2fly.org

Watch for the April Flyline – coming late next week.

thanks, Brad

FFI Program April 21,2022 6:30 Fish & game downtown Boise.

Posted in General on April 5, 2022 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello FFI members Aprils program will showcase our very own Tom Rogers, with a slideshow on his recent trip down to Patagonia. Tom will be discussing flies, equipment and tactics used to land some spectaticular fish. Come on down and enjoy the camaraderie. D.Sherron