DVFF Meeting February 27, 2019 “What Trout Like to Eat & Flies to Feed Them”

This evenings presentation by Tim Flagler is entitled “What Trout Like to Eat & Flies to Feed Them”Tim Flagler Profile Pic
This presentation will include video of aquatic insects, bait fish & crustaceans trout eat to survive and the fly patterns we use to imitate them.

Tim resides in Hunterdon County, NJ.  He is founder of Tightline Productions LLC (http://www.tightlinevideo.com) which are famous worldwide for excellent videography of fly tying.  His videos can be found on Vimeo.com, Midcurrent.com, Orvis.com, and others.
Tim is a featured fly tier at the annual International Fly Tying Symposium, and travels the country as a guest for other Fly Fishing Shows.

Members and guests are invited.


DVFF Meeting January 23rd, Wednesday 7:30 PM

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Tonight our guest speaker will be Bob Romano Jr, Author/Outdoor Writer
Bob lives with his wife, Trish, and their two Labrador retrievers, Winslow, Homer, and Finnegan, in rural northwestern New Jersey. The family owns a small cabin on a wilderness lake in western Maine where they spend much of their free time. Bob is a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America and the New England Outdoor Writers Association. Trish and the couple’s daughter, Emily Rose, provide artwork for Bob’s books and magazine articles as well as proofread his books. Trish also puts up with his antics and takes photographs of the great outdoors

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Next Meeting Wednesday September 26th with our guest Rick Kustich

Fly fishing for Great Lakes Steelhead 

A complete discussion of the pursuit of steelhead in the Great Lakes region. The presentation looks at run timing, steelhead behavior, strategy, techniques, flies and some of the region’s top rivers. The discussion on techniques focuses on Rick’s favorite approach to a steelhead river – swinging the fly, the use of switch and two-hand rods, and Spey casting.

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Rick Kustich is a fly-fishing author, photographer, and instructor who began fly-fishing over forty years ago on the lakes and streams of upstate New York. Rick’s work has appeared in numerous national and regional publications, including Fly Fisherman and American Angler. He is the author of Hunting Musky with a Fly and Advanced Fly Fishing for Great Lakes Steelhead as well as four other fly fishing titles and is featured in the DVDs Tube Flies for Steelhead and Spey Daze. He has also spent time as a guide, fly-shop owner, travel host, and fly-fishing book publisher. He lives in Western New York.

DVFF meeting Wednesday August 22nd, 7:30pm

Salt Water Kayak Fishing
The New Jersey Coast

Ricky Wolbert of Coastal Kayak Fishing Adventures presents a kayak angling power point and video presentation that is focused on helping the beginner and seasoned kayak fisherman get started in the world of salt water kayak fishing. While we touch on safely first, then go into details on seasons and launch locations from Sandy Hook to Cape May. Also we will discuss rods, reels and tackle used to catch some feisty salt water game fish as you will see in our with Live Fish Catching footage. We will also talk about kayak selections and gear and more to help get you get into the flow and ride the tides to an adventure of your own.

Ricky Wolbert