Monday, November 19, 2012

Pa fly fish Jamboree

 It is that time of year again, Once again i will be tying at the Jamboree. Come on out, it is a great time. 

2012 Eastern Pa Fly Tying Jamboree

Location:  Lehigh Gap Nature Center, Slatington PA

Date & Time: Saturday, December 15th, 10AM to 6PM

Open to the public, free admission.

The purpose of this event is to share tying skills, fly patterns, and tying techniques with PAFF members, family, friends, and the general public.


10AM – 10:30AM: Meet & Greet. Coffee, donuts, and spring water will be provided.
10:30 – 6PM: Fly Tying Demos by tyers, one pattern per tyer, 15 minutes each demo.
6:30 - ? Dinner at the Riverwalck Saloon.

Additional Features:

Special presentation and tying by Eunan Hendron – traditional salmon fly tying (all day).

Beginner Fly tying instruction provided by the Hokendauqua Chapter of Trout Unlimited (all day).

A raffle will be held at 6PM, with all proceeds being donated to the Lehigh Gap Nature Center. Prizes include a custom made fly tying bench, gift certificates from fly shops/outfitters, tying materials, the demo flies tied throughout the day, and more...


Signups for demo tyers is being handled on on the tying forum. Walk ons are welcome as well, and spectators are encouraged to attend.

If you've been thinking of taking up the “art of  fly tying”, this is a great opportunity to do so. It'll also be a unique opportunity for established tyers to learn new tips and techniques, and share their chosen patterns with other tyers.

We're looking forward to a fun and educational day, meeting new friends, and attracting newcomers to the sport of fly fishing, and the “art of fly tying”. Come join us!

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