Scroll down for:
Welcome | Meeting Information | Announcements
|WELCOME TO BACKCOUNTRY FLY FISHERS|
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 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.
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.
Second Monday of the month October through May
6:00-6:30 PM Socializing, activity sign up, raffle ticket sales, fly market
6:30-7:00 PM Announcements, activities schedule, business meeting
7:00-7:15 PM Demonstration
7:15-7:30 PM Break, activity sign up, raffle ticket sales, fly market
7:30-8:30 PM Program
8:30-8:45 PM Raffle
8:45 PM Adjourn
Monday, February 8th, 2016
Speaker and Topic
Speaker: Drew Chicone, IFFF CI, commercial fly tier, author
Topic: Specialty flies for southwest Florida waters
Drew Chicone will tie a couple of his favorite patterns for fishing southwest Florida.
February 24, 2016, Wiggins Pass / Cochatchee River Park Collier County Boat Ramp