Archive for the General Category

Fly tying equipment

Posted in General on July 6, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all Ballard Larsen has purchased the sale items so they are off the market.A great deal indeed.


The Eugene Bend Knot

Posted in General on July 4, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Our new knot for the month of July. This knot is a little tougher but well worth it. Enjoy and stay safe on the 4th. D.S.


Fly Tying Equipment for sale

Posted in General on July 2, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, hope everyone is staying safe and sound.  Tom Rogers has a neighbor selling fly tying materials for anyone interested. He is asking $250 for the lot. Please contact Tom at 208-866-4884 for more info. This would be a great purchase for any of the new members in FFI.

Fly Tying Gear for sale 1

fly tying gear for sale 2

flying tying gear for sale 3

The Perfection Loop

Posted in General on June 4, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all,here’s our knot of the month this knot is very useful in making a standard loop for connections. D.S.


Memorial Day Tribute

Posted in General on May 22, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

From FFI:  to all those veterans past and present and those who sacrificed it all we salute you on this Memorial day weekend. Monday there will be a Warhawk flyover from Boise to Nampa starting at 11:00 a.m. Attached is a map and all you have to do is look up. Have a safe and enjoyable weekend. D.S


Images Memorial Day Pic

Memorial day Flyover

Tying the Surgeon’s Knot.

Posted in General on May 22, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, forgive me for getting behind the Corona curve. With the lack of fishing I’ve lost my sense of time. The Surgeon’s Knot is a well used knot for tying tippet to your leader with an added video bonus of attaching your leader to your fly line for all the new folks!!!












Tying the improved clinch knot

Posted in General on April 8, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, hope everyone is staying safe for the month of April, here is our next tie for the month this is a standard and proven knot used by many fisherman. Enjoy D.S.


Duck Valley Fishout Postponed

Posted in General on March 19, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Hello all, hate to be the bearer of more bad news but Duck Valley is shutting down until April 30 and may extend past this date due to the Cornhole virus. I am beginning to get a bit grumpy but glad not to have caught this. Stay safe and we will have updates on further FFI functions on a weekly basis. Thanks again D.S.

No Meeting due to Virus shutdown

Posted in General on March 16, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

I just received a call from Idaho Fish and Game. They are closing all facilities to public access starting tomorrow, through at least April 1st. Therefore, our March meeting is canceled.
If anyone has any questions, feel free to call me at 760-885-9424.

Gene Eberhardt, Prez

Nonslip Mono Loop Knot

Posted in General on March 14, 2020 by flyfishersofidaho

Here is the second in the group of knots, this knot is a favorite for adding strength and action to your fly.  D.S.

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