Dinner Meeting – Fly Fishing in Australia

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

The speaker for the October meeting is Don Thomas.  Don is a regular contributor to Northwest Fly Fishing Magazine.  His informative articles focus on Alaska and Montana.  Don is a physician in Lewistown Montana.  We will be going “down under” in November; Don will explore the possibilities of fly fishing in Australia.  I am sure […]

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Dinner Meeting – Fly Fishing in the Three Seasons of Alaska

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

The speaker for the September meeting is Brian OKeefe.  Brian will be talking about Fly Fishing in the Three Seasons of Alaska.  Brian has been going to Alaska since 1975.  His fly fishing knowledge of Alaska encompasses a variety of locations in the state.  His presentations are always informative and entertaining.

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Dinner Meeting – Fly Fishing Seminars and Gear Swap & Sale

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

Join us for a barbecue dinner at the beautiful Seattle Tennis Club and participate in 6 separate 1 hour seminars.  The seminars will cover multiple fresh and salt water fly fishing destinations in the Northwest and will be led by some of the local area best fly fishing experts. Seminar Topics Yakima River - Fishing […]

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WFFC Dinner Meeting – Pete Soveral, “The state of the world’s greatest fish”

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

Pete Soveral is one of the world leaders in the fight to preserve and conserve opportunities to fly fish for steelhead.  Many years ago he spearheaded the Kamchatka steelhead project and has continued to nurse and shepherd its development into a world class learning experiment.   Developing this project gave Pete access to leaders around the […]

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WFFC Dinner Meeting – Jason Kotta, “Where to fish locally every day of the year”

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

Joseph Kotta is the manager of the fisheries section of the Bellevue Orvis Store, and a very active fisher who loves finding new local haunts for day trip fishing.  He has agreed to put together a fishing calendar that we’ll call “Where to fish locally every day of the year”  Wonder when you should be […]

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WFFC Dinner Meeting – Chester Allen, “Fly Fishing Northwest Desert Rivers”

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

Chester Allan, who last year came to the WFFC to give a very provocative and insightful talk on how and where to fish for Puget Sound Cutthroat, has agreed to return and give us his thoughts on fishing the desert rivers of Washington and Oregon—the Deschutes, the John Day, the Klickitat and the Yakima.  Chester […]

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WFFC Dinner Meeting – Ray Hilborn, U. W. Fisheries Department Senior Scientist

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

Ray Hilborn is a senior scientist at the U of W fisheries department, the author of more than 200 published studies on the world fisheries, and has on going projects involving salmon in Alaska.He has re-buffed many erroneous statements that various segments of our world fisheries are in decline and has agreed to come talk […]

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WFFC Dinner Meeting – Joseph Bogaard, Save our Wild Salmon Executive Director

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

The federal courts are pushing the BPA and others to do more to save the Columbia River salmon and steelhead runs.  The 3 Snake River dams, which don’t have fish ladders, are said to be significant obstacles to re-rehabilitating the size of the returning  runs.   It has been said that economic analysis of the Snake […]

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WFFC Dinner Meeting – Molly Semenik, 25 Best Off-the-Beaten-Path Montana Fly Fishing Streams

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

For February, our speaker is Molly Semenik who recently authored the guide book titled 25 Best Off-the-Beaten-Path Montana Fly fishing Streams.  Until recently Molly operated a guiding service in Livingston.  Molly will be highlighting some of her hidden gems in Montana.  This book is published by Stone Fly Press. Molly is very active as a […]

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WFFC Awards Banquet & Ryan Smith on “Puget Sound Cutthroat and Salmon Fly Fishing”

Seattle Tennis Club 922 McGilvra BLVD, Seattle

Bill Neal will make a presentation of numerous awards made in recognition of club members (or others) who have distinguished themselves through service to the club and the community. Gentlemen, please wear a coat and tie for this meeting. Ryan Smith, owner of the Avid Angler, will also present to us a slide show on "fly […]

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