Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events: Saturday

Northbrook

10-11                           Greg Thomas                          TBA

11-11:50                      Jason Randall                         Advanced Nymph Fishing Tactics

12-12:50                      Marcos Enriquez                    Fishing the Garden of the Queens

1-2:50                          Mike Tayloe                           Medical Considerations for Off-the-Grid Travel

2-2:50                          Blane Chocklett                      Fishing for Apex Predators

3-3:50                          Jason Randall                         Where Trout Are: Beyond Reading the Water

 

Sunny Slope

9:30-12:30                  Blane Chocklett                      Tying the Game Changer [FEE]

1-1:50                          Tim O’Neil,                                        Beginner Fly Tying for Adults [FEE]

2-2:50                          Braden Miller                         Beginner Fly Tying for Teens [FEE]

3-3:50                           Tim Urtiaga                           All About Pike on the Fly

 

Fairview

10-12:00                      Landon Mayer                        Trout Hunting 101 [FEE]

12:30-2:00                  Dormont-TBA                        Bourbon & Bass Bugs [FEE]

2-2:50                          Fishy Fullum                          Tying with Unusual Materials [FEE]

3-3:50                          Mac Brown                             Fishing Wet Flies: Tips & Techniques

 

Spring Glade

10-10:50                      Jerry Hamon                           A Man, a Kayak, and a Fly Rod

11-11:50                      Cameron Cipponeri                Colorado’s Frying Pan and Roaring Fork Rivers

12-12:50                      Greg Welander                       Fly Angling the Hill Country

1-1:50                          TBA                                        Women Making Waves

2-2:50                          Wayne McGee                        Discovering Alaska’s Fabled Alagnak River

3-3:50                          Jeff Johnson                            Fly Angling for Reds on the Texas Coast

 

Shady Grove

10 AM-5 PM               Brett Bolton-Bill Pepito         BSA Fly Fishing Merit Badge Class      [Scouts Only]

 

Hallway                      Featured Fly Tyers

10-11                           Braden Miller                         Tying Simple but Effective Flies

11-12                           Dave Whitlock                       Tying Hoppers

12-1                             Allen Rupp                             Tying the Stealth Bomber

2-3                               Tim O’Neill                           Tying Carp Flies

3-4                               Blane Chocklett                      Tying Flies that Solicit Strikes

 

Main Casting Pool

10:30 -11                     Ed Jaworowski                       Casting Demo

2:30-3:00                    Landon Mayer                        Casting Demo

4:15                             General Public                      Casting Games

 

Casting Classes [FEE]:        

Unless otherwise indicated, meet at Class Registration Booth 10 minutes before class

9:30-11                        Rex Walker                             Beginner Casting Instruction

10:30-12                      Mac Brown                            Intermediate to Advanced Casting Instruction

11-1:30                        Jason Randall                         Advanced Nymph Fishing Tactics

(Begins in Northbrook Lecture Area)

12:30-2                        Ed Jaworowski                       Advanced Casting Instruction

 

Free Casting Classes:          

Meet at Texas Council-FFI Booth 10 minutes before class

11 AM & 1 PM, 3PM Texas Council FFI                 Walk-Up Casting Classes* (Certified Casting Instructors)

3-4                              TBA                                       Women-Only Casting Class

* Families (including children 13 and over) can receive free casting lessons at the times referenced above compliments of the Texas Council of Fly Fishers International.  Families with children can also try their hands at fly tying at the fly-tying tables staffed by festival volunteers.

 

Schedule of Events: Sunday

Northbrook

10-11                         Greg Thomas                           TBA

11-11:50                      Jason Randall                         Advanced Nymph Fishing Tactics

12-12:50                      Dave Whitlock                       Hoppertunity: Grasshopper Fly Fishing

1-2:50                         Jerry Hamon                           A Man, a Kayak, and a Fly Rod

3-3:50                          Blane Chocklett                      Designing Flies that Trigger Strikes

 

Sunny Slope

9:30-12:30                  Blane Chocklett                      Tying the Game Changer [FEE]

1-1:50                          Tim O’Neil,                                        Beginner Fly Tying for Adults [FEE]

2-2:50                          Braden Miller                         Beginner Fly Tying for Teens [FEE]

3-3:50                          Tim Urtiaga                            All About Pike on the Fly

 

Fairview

10-12:00                      Landon Mayer                        Trout Hunting 101 [FEE]

12:30-2:00                  Dormont-TBA                        Bourbon & Bass Bugs [FEE]

2-2:50                          Fishy Fullum                          Tying with Unusual Materials [FEE]

3-3:50                          Mac Brown                             Fishing Wet Flies: Tips & Techniques

 

Spring Glade

10-10:50                       Kirk Deeter                            TBA

11-11:50                       Tim O’Neill                           Carp on the Fly

12-12:50                      Wayne McGee                        Discovering Alaska’s Fabled Alagnak River

1-1:50                          Greg Welander                       Fly Angling the Hill Country

2-2:50                          Jason Randall                         Where Trout Are: Beyond Reading the Water

3-3:50                          Marcos            Enriquez                    Fishing the Garden of the Queens

 

Shady Grove 

10 AM-5 PM               Brett Bolton-Bill Pepito         BSA Fly Fishing Merit Badge Class      [Scouts Only]

 

Hillhaven                   Featured Fly Tyers

10-11                           Kit Brown                               Tying Sculpins

11-12                           TBA                                         TBA

12-1                             Braden Miller                         Tying Simple Patterns

1-2                               Allen Rupp                             Tying the Stealth Bomber

2-3                               Tim O’Neill                           Tying Carp Flies

3-4                               Chris Schatte                          Tying Elk Hair Caddis

 

Main Casting Pool

11-12                           Ed Jaworowski                       Casting Demo

2:30-3:30                    Landon Mayer                        Casting Demo

 

Casting Classes [FEE]:       

Unless otherwise indicated, meet at Class Registration Booth 10 minutes before class

9:30-11                        Rex Walker                             Beginner Casting Instruction

10:30-12                      Mac Brown                            Intermediate to Advanced Casting Instruction

11-1:30                        Jason Randall                         Advanced Nymph Fishing Tactics                                                                                                           (Begins in Northbrook Lecture Area)

12:30-2                        Ed Jaworowski                       Advanced Casting Instruction

1-2:30                          Mac Brown                            Intermediate to Advanced Casting Instruction

 

Free Casting Classes:           Meet at Class Registration Booth 10 minutes before class

11 AM & 2 PM           Texas Council FFI                  Walk-Up Casting Classes * (Certified Casting Instructors)

 

* Families (including children 13 and over) can receive free casting lessons at the times referenced above compliments of the Texas Council of Fly Fishers International.  Families with children can also try their hands at fly tying at the fly-tying tables staffed by festival volunteers.

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