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The Backcountry Fly Fishers of Naples, Florida was formed in 1993 to:

• Provide members a place to share fly fishing experiences in the interest of fun and fellowship

• Assist and educate members to improve their fly fishing skills and knowledge of the sport

•  Promote conservation of natural resources

•  Promote the sport of fly fishing in the  community

Today the club has over 120 members. We have a monthly meeting featuring an expert speaker and fly tying demonstrations. Monthly outings provide an opportunity for members to fish in an interesting variety of area locations.  Casting and fly tying classes are held monthly for beginners and advanced skill levels.  Members receive a monthly the newsletter
the e-Breeze.


 The Backcountry Fly Fishers is affiliated with the International Federation of Fly Fishers, an international organization of over 300 clubs, whose purpose is to provide a strong voice in the state and national conservation movement. The Federation provides fly fishing education programs and teaching aids.


The Backcountry Fly Fishers is affiliated with the American Casting Association (ACA).  ACA is organized to foster national and international amateur sport competition in the sports of angling and casting.


Club meetings are open to the public and guests are welcome.

Meeting Location
The Eaton Convention Center
Conservancy of Southwest Florida
1495 Smith Preserve Way, Naples, Florida

South bound on Goodlette-Frank Road, turn east at 14th Ave North to the Conservancy entrance (no left turn onto Smith Preserve Way).

North bound on Goodlette-Frank Road, turn east at Smith Preserve Way to the Conservancy entrance.

Meeting Dates
Second Monday of the month October through May

Meeting Schedule
6:00-6:30 PM  Meeting Set Up
6:30-6:45 PM  Socializing
6:45-7:15 PM  Demonstration
7:15-7:45 PM  Announcements
7:45-8:00 PM  Break
8:00-8:50 PM  Program
8:50-9:00 PM  Raffle
9:00 PM  Adjourn


Next Meeting
Monday, December 14th

Speaker and Topic
Speaker: Mr. John Kalafarski, Everglades Park Ranger
Topic: The Everglades Fishery

To be announced

November 28, Goodland area
December 10, Estero Bay