TPWD FlyFish Texas

| February 12, 2019

Special Events – Fly Fish Texas

February 16, 2019
Schedule of Classes and Seminars

All-day Activities (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

TopicLocation
Fly-Tier’s RoundtableAnglers Pavilion
Jere Anderson, Dallas Fly Fishers
Casting InstructionConservation Center Dock/Parking Area
Jim Bass, Certified Casting Instructor
Speaker Presentations on the hourVisitor Center Dive Theater
Speaker Presentations on the hourConservation Center, Room B
Vendor Booths & DemonstrationsConservation Center, Room A
Trout, Bream & Bass Fishing
(Catch & Release)
Lake Zebco & Fishing Stream along Wetlands Trail
Fly-Tying & Knot-Tying ClassesLocation to be announced
Lee Yeager, Red River Fly Fishers

Scheduled Classes and Demonstrations

TimeTopicSpeaker
Anheuser-Busch Dive Theater
9:45Basic Fly-Fishing, Care & Feeding of Your EquipmentMark Marmon
11:00Dive Show
12:00Fly-Fishing the Republic of TexasChris Johnson
1:00Fly-Fishing 101Bob Cappallo
2:00Dive Show
3:00Tell Your Story: Getting the most out of your fishing, travel, and adventure photographyMark Kolanowski
Conservation Center, Room B
10:00Essential Flies for Texas Warm WaterBruce Sublett
11:00Fly-fishing for carp: Making a difficult fish
not so difficult
Jeff McKinzie
12:00Bass on Lake AthensJohnny Martinez
1:00What Fish SeeBill Heugel
2:00Fly-Fishing the Llano RiverHarry Crofton
3:00Fly-Fishing the White & Norfork Rivers 
Below the Dams
Tom Bullock
Conservation Center Classroom (tentative)
9:30–10:30Beginning Fly-Tying (limit 10 students, registration required)Red River Fly Fishers
10:45–11:45Basic Fishing Knots (limit 10 students, registration required)Red River Fly Fishers
Noon–1:00
1:30–3:00Fly-Fishing Class (limit 10 students, registration required)Red River Fly Fishers

Outdoor Seminars (weather permitting)

TimeTopic & LocationSpeaker
10:00What Fish Eat – Canopy beside Anglers PavilionKeira Quam
11:00Your First Trout – meet at casting platform in front of Visitor Center exit door
(Small group of 3-4 facilitated one-hour fishing for trout in the ponds with emphasis on safety, knots, tactics, and fishing techniques. Minimum age 12 with adult, 18 otherwise, with successful completion of a casting lesson)
Harry Crofton
1:00Single & Double Hand Spey Casting – Meet at Visitor Center exit doorGary Davison

Instructors and Presenters

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