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Discussing fishing flies, trout flies, salmon flies, fly fishing gear and equipment, Idaho and Montana fishing rivers, NW rivers, fly tying and fly fishing trips. Over 50 years experience in fly fishing, best flies, fly tying, fly fishing techniques, fish stories, directions to rivers and lakes and great fly fishing tall tales with special communications from area guides.

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COME JOIN OUR GROUP ON SOME GREAT TRIPS!

Here is the scoop. We will also be going on some shorter side trips this summer as well. They will be posted here. If you live in Montana, Idaho or Washington state, you may want to contact IdahoAngler@live.com for details. You'll meet some really great fellow fishers!
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IDFFA Fishing Association

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The IDFFA (Idaho Fly Fishers Association) has been in existence now for several years. Our membership, mostly word of mouth, has grown significantly since our inception. From Idaho, Canada, California, South Caroline, Georgia, Kentucky, Florida, Washington, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Kansas, Louisiana and Montana we come. We are proud to announce in 2017 the formation of the Pennsylvania and South Carolina Chapters (see below). Members email addresses are listed here. No full names are however provided. These are mostly professional people and value their privacy. They will be glad to answer any questions about our organization, but please do not bug them unless you have a legitimate question. PS-There is at present NO membership fee.
To join email: IdahoAngler@live.com
IDFFA Members:
Fly Fishing Geno (The Italian) (genobaril@yahoo.com) – Washington
Fly Fishing Shawn (The Scoper) (sbarrong@msn.com) – Montana
Fly Fishing Craig (Chappe) (craigchappelear@gmail.com) South Carolina 
Fly Fishing Brud (HC Guru) (brud@heatcool.com) - Georgia
Fly Fishing Glen (Falls From Boats) (glen.childress@gmail.com) - South Carolina
Fly Fishing Jack (YSF) (idahoangler@live.com) - Idaho
Fly Fishing Richard (Sierra) (clarksusan29@yahoo.com) - Idaho
Fly Fishing Bill (Crow's Nest) (bill.culler@movement.com) - South Carolina
Fly Fishing Tim (Otter) (timothy.denouden@gmail.com) - California
Fly Fishing Joey (Pungo) (jcdestefano@cox.net) – Virginia
Fly Fishing Jay (Master Sargent) (jfogle@cinergymetro.net) – Indiana
Fly Fishing Russ (DAD) (russ.fugate@gmail.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Larry (OK $) (lgill@firstfinservices.com) - Oklahoma
Fly Fishing Marshall (OK Eye) (drgleckler@gmail.com) - Oklahoma
Fly Fishing Duane (Psycho) (
duane@drduanegreen.com) - Washington

Fly Fishing Larry (The Professor) (larryjay49@gmail.com) - Washington
Fly Fishing Kim (Cell in Water) (kjosephson@ou.edu) - Oklahoma
Fly Fishing David (MO $) (dbkeller2@gmail.com) – Missouri
Fly Fishing Devon (Hammer) (Devo.lunsford@gmail.com) - Idaho
Fly Fishing George (The Irishman) (george.mccloskey@gmail.com) – Idaho
Fly Fishing Jeff (Jeffecator) (Jeffmiller4321@gmail.com) - Idaho
Fly Fishing Bob (9 Iron) (rgmong2@yahoo.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Richard (Less Float) (richard@sinca.ca) - Canada
Fly Fishing Greg (Coors) (gnauser@nauser.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Barry (BO) (borscheln@orscheln.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Bob (Bobo) (rorscheln@orscheln.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing David (Trucker) (davidorscheln@gmail.com) KC, Missouri
Fly Fishing John (Bear) (johnorscheln@yahoo.com) – Missouri
Fly Fishing Neale (CPA) (rnealeo@orscheln.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Mark (Swa) (mplussa@cfl.rr.com) - Florida
Fly Fishing Greg (Mad Dog) (gnpisp@gmail.com) - Idaho

Fly Fishing Jeff (Eagle) (jarraines@gmail.com) - South Carolina 
Fly Fishing Dan (nMilo) (danr@allwallinc.com) - Idaho
Fly Fishing Wayne (Norforker) (wayner@lexicon-inc.com) - Arkansas
Fly Fishing Avery (Ups) (vtbuilt@gmail.com) - Tennessee
Fly Fishing Harold (Stretch) (hsiglar@yahoo.com) - Kansas

Fly Fishing Mike (Canoe) (msimpfendorfer@gmail.com) - Idaho
Fly Fishing Paul (Hopper) (pauldspeer@gmail.com) - PA
Fly Fishing Caleb (Sous Chef) (cstiles102@gmail.com) - Missouri

Fly Fishing Ron (BS-er) (ron.stiles@leggett.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Bill (Mcg) (williamsstovall@gmail.com) – WA
Fly Fishing Justin (Grizzly) (justin.k.stovall@gmail.com) - Montana
Fly Fishing Mike (Cajun) (miketate9@gmail.com) - Louisiana
Fly Fishing Joe (SC) (jtidwell@kw.com) - South Carolina
Fly Fishing John (The Colonel) (johntruesdell1808@gmail.com) - Missouri
Fly Fishing Ryan (Fargo) (ryan.twitty@wellsfargo.com) – South Carolina
Fly Fishing Ronnie (Big Chief) (ronaldvin717@gmail.com) - Louisiana
Fly Fishing Kevin (Shotgun) (aky1214@aol.com) – Oklahoma / Idaho


Pennsylvania Chapter:
Fly Fishing Paul (Hopper) (pauldspeer@gmail.com) - Pennsylvania - Chief Guide

South Carolina Chapter:
Fly Fishing Glen (Falls From Boats) (glen.childress@gmail.com) - South Carolina - Chief Guide
Fly Fishing Craig (Chappe) (craigchappelear@gmail.com) – South Carolina 
Fly Fishing Bill (Crow's Nest) (bill.culler@movement.com- South Carolina
Fly Fishing Jeff (Eagle) (jarraines@gmail.com) - South Carolina 
Fly Fishing Joe (Uncle's Bar) (jtidwell@kw.com- South Carolina
Fly Fishing Ryan (Fargo) (ryan.twitty@wellsfargo.com) – South Carolina

From Canada, South Carolina, Georgia, Washington, Pennsylvania, Missouri, Oklahoma, Kansas, Louisiana, Montana and Idaho we come. We have an annual fly fishing convention which is a lot of fun. In years past it has been on the Big Horn in Montana. Check out ID Fly Fishers Annual Meetings. This next year we are having two separate meetings. 

Names in red above represent the original 9 charter members.
Names in blue above represent former vets, I think.
Names in green above represent newest member additions.

If you have any interest in joining the IDFFA, please email above. References are requested. Come and join the fun. Experience some real western fly fishing. There is no surcharge for these trips. Costs are totally up to YOU!
Hard takes, tight lines, screaming reels, sore arms, great fish stories and huge trout to you always.

Suggested 2018-19 Trips:
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Fish River, Superior, MT - Late July - Wade Only - RV's, Campers, Tents 
NF Coeur d'Alene River, ID - Early June - Wade/Float - Motel & Mom/Pop Restaurants - Dan R., ID
Rock Creek, MT - July to Early September - Wade Only - RV, Tent, Small Motel (20 miles away)
Kelley Creek, MT - July to Early September - Wade Only - RV, Tent, Small Motel (20 miles away)
Chico Hot Springs, MT - September - Float (the Yellowstone River) - Resort - Bobo O., MO
Blackfoot River "A River Runs Through It", MT - Sept - Wade Mostly - RV, Tent, Motel - YSF, ID
Gray Reef Bluffs N. Platte River, WY - Late September - Wade/Float - Unk. Accommodations - Harold S., KS

Previous Group Trips:
October, 2012 BIG HORN RIVER TRIP (8 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Great Fun!!!
September 19-21, 2013 BIG HORN RIVER TRIP (11 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Great Fishing!!! 
September 10-14, 2014 BIG HORN RIVER TRIP (11 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Great Time!!!
July, 2015 BIG HORN RIVER TRIP (12 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Really good Fly Fishing!!!
August 18-20, 2016 ST. JOE RIVER TRIP (10 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - HAD A HOOT!!!
September 22-24, 2016 MISSOURI RIVER TRIP (17 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - HAD A BLAST!!!
July 13-15, 2017 (PA Chapter) BIG HORN RIVER TRIP (4 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Good Fish!!!
August 10-12, 2017 ELK/MICHELE/WIGWAM RIVERS (12 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Fantastic Fishing - Russ (MO) "Best Trip I Ever Had!"
September 12-14, 2017 KOOTENAI RIVER TRIP (10 PARTICIPANTS) Trip Over - Great Time!!!
 
Upcoming 2018 Trips:

Trip #1
Sometime in July/August 2018 - S. of Missoula, MT - Lochsa River, ID
For participants go to: Trip Page

Trip #2
August 9-11, 2018 - Fernie, BC - Michele Creek/Elk & Wigwam Rivers
For participants go to: Trip Page 

Trip #3
September 12-14, 2018 - Calgary, AB, Can - Bow, Sheep and Highwood Rivers
For participants go to: Trip Page

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