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A busy tying bench
A busy tying bench
February 2018
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  • February 14: RMF Board Meeting at 7:00 PM. Members are welcome to attend any board meeting. Check with a Board Member for the meeting location and/or agenda.
  • February 21:

    Flies & Tying - 2018 Fly Tying Expo

    Grab the poster
    Rocky Mountain Flycasters is holding its 2018 fund raiser on February 21, 2018, 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm. This is an excellent opportunity to get tying and fishing tips from some of the best.
    For a small entry fee, you’ll get great tips, food, tickets for drawings and a chance to bid on some terrific auction items.
    Two dozen professional and experienced tiers demonstrate their skills and share tips on tying and fishing their signature flies. Learn from such tiers as: Rick Takahashi, Chris Krueger, Phil Iwane, Marty Staab, Dick Shinton, Mark McMillan, Al Ritt, Eric Pettine,Tim England, and others.
    Admission: $20 per person ($10 for students with ID, under 12 free).With the price of admission, you get a plate of food and a beverage, ten(10) raffle tickets (five (5) for students, none for under 12) for the fly and rod drawings, and a wealth of tying and fishing information.Don’t miss our February 21st Expo! We begin start earlier than usual at 5:30 pm.
    This Annual Fly Tying Expo takes place at the Fort Collins Senior Center, located at 1200 Raintree Drive off Shields Avenue between Prospect and Drake. Additional meeting information.

Note of the Day:

I think I fish, in part, because it’s an antisocial, bohemian business that, when gone about properly, puts you forever outside the mainstream culture without actually landing you in an institution. It’s a nice position. No one considers you dangerous, but very little is expected of you.
Gierach, John, 2000, Death, Taxes, and Leaky Waders. (NY, NY: Simon & Schuster), p. 303.

Last updated on 29 Apr, 2017