Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Have a fun and safe summer!

As is our tradition, the Cane Country Fly Casters will not hold regular monthly meetings during July and August.  Our next regular meeting will be on September 11th.

Some of our neighboring clubs have summer events.  We encourage our members to attend and join the fun and learning.

July 22   - North Louisiana Fly Fishers Masters Series featuring George Daniel  (link)
July 29   - Kisatchie Fly Fishers Summer Workshop featuring Chris Morris  (link)
August 19 -  Contraband Fly Fishing Expo  (link

Saturday, June 10, 2017

June 12th meeting

Cane Country Fly Casters monthly meeting
Monday, June 12, 2017
Casting 6:00pm, Meeting 6:30pm
Westside Baptist Family Life Center, Hwy 1 bypass, Natchitoches

More details to come.

As always, bring a friend!

Sunday, May 7, 2017

May 8th meeting

Cane Country Fly Casters monthly meeting
Monday, May 8, 2017
Casting 6:00pm, Meeting 6:30pm
Westside Baptist Family Life Center, Hwy 1 bypass, Natchitoches

Bring your vise and tying equipment, as we'll be doing some tying.

Bring your fishing reports. Bring a friend. Bring snacks (optional).

We'll also be discussing the status of the 2018 Expo.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

April 10th meeting

Cane Country Fly Casters monthly meeting
Monday, April 10, 2017
6:30pm
Westside Baptist Family Life Center, Hwy 1 bypass, Natchitoches

Bring a guest or friend.  See you then!

Monday, March 6, 2017

March 13 meeting - Adam Harbuck, kayak demos

Cane Country Fly Casters monthly meeting
Monday, March 13, 2017
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Red River Waterway Commission
5941 Highway 1 Bypass, Natchitoches

** NOTE the change in location and time for this very special meeting! Also, there's no seating, so please BYOC (bring your own chair).

With Daylight Savings Time starting the Sunday before our meeting, we've decided to do an outdoors activity. Adam Harbuck from Harbuck Outdoor Sports - Hook 1 Outfitters in Shreveport will be bringing kayaks and canoes for demonstration! He will also be giving a program on outfitting your yak for fishing.

You do NOT want to miss this! Join us Monday, March 13th from 5-7 pm. Bring your fly rods and do some bank casting.

This event is open to the public! It's an opportunity to test out several great fishing yaks by Wilderness Systems, Perception, Native, including the 2017 PEDAL POWER boats from these companies.

Tell your friends! We'll have refreshments.

Monday, January 23, 2017

February 13 meeting - Mop Fly

Cane Country Fly Casters monthly meeting
Monday, February 13, 2017
6:30pm
Westside Baptist Family Life Center, Hwy 1 bypass, Natchitoches

This month Glen Cormier will lead us in tying the "Mop Fly".  This simple pattern imitates a crane fly larvae, and is very effective.  Discussion of the Mop Fly and tying instructions can be found here:

http://www.flyfisherman.com/fly-tying/the-mop-fly/

Bring your vise and other tying tools.  If none, the club has a few sets for use during these sessions. Materials will be provided.

As usual, we will have food.  Bring anything you wish but let us know so we don't have too much!

Bring a guest or friend.  See you then!

Monday, January 9, 2017

Fishing the Little Mo

We had several members that went fishing this past holidays  to the Little Missouri River near Murfreesboro, Arkansas.  Lots of trout were caught, including some brown trout.

Also, mark your calendar!  The 15th-ever Little Mo Fly Fishing Fest takes place Saturday, February 18 at the Community Center in Murfreesboro.  There's also the "Can You Take It?" casting clinic on Sunday morning. 

For more info on the Little Missouri River, or details about the 2017 Fest, go to Jeff Guerins website.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

January 9th meeting

Cane Country Fly Casters monthly meeting
Monday, January 9, 2017
6:00pm
Westside Baptist Family Life Center, Hwy 1 bypass, Natchitoches

Please note the meeting will begin early at 6:00pm.

This month, Catch Cormier is giving a presentation on "How to Create a Blog".

This is great information for anyone who wants to share information to the public, promote a cause, product or service, or an opportunity to provide a place that people can share ideas with a common goal or project.  Bring your laptop if you wish to follow along, or just listen and take notes.

Food!  Bean soup and anything else anyone wants to bring!

See you then!