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.......Thanks to all the members who took part in the Club's Bass Day on the 9th July...... .......Thanks to all the members who took part in the Club's Bass Day on the 9th July......

Two weeks ago (before the Grand River in Ontario burst its banks) Charlie and I visited the river access at the Iron Bridge on Weisenberg Road. As we approached we noticed a gorgeous 1974 Gran Torino parked just before the bridge. We also noticed a younger bearded fellow who was in the process of stowing a weed trimmer in […]

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This year’s outing will begin on the 6th June, 2017,  when we will all meet at the Grand River Outfitting and Fly Shop in Fergus at 9:30 am. Here is a map of the location. Rob Heal will give us an update on the Grand river conditions and he will once again advise us on […]

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Chris Day’s Streamer Patterns Videos of Chris tying these flies: Micro Leech | Copper Dubbed Micro Leech | Golden Leech Micro Leech Hook: Mustad S82-3906B Size 12-14 or Equivalent 3 Extra Heavy/2 Extra Long Nymph Hook (For the Demo I will be using a size 10) Thread: Olive 6/0 or 140 Denier (Choose thread colour to match the […]

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High Visibility Nymphing Leader: (by Sheldon Seale). When fishing a nymph in the manner referred to as “high sticking” or “Czech nymphing”, it is important to know precisely where your leader enters the water and how deep your fly is. This leader is designed both to make delivery of a weighted fly or leader easy but […]

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The IWFFC Grand River outing on the 7th and 8th June was another resounding success. Two club members purposely arrive a day early to scout out the conditions. On the 7th we congregated at the Grand River Outfitting and Fly shop in Fergus. Rob Heal gave us the rundown on the river conditions. This year […]

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Ron passed away last Thursday at the Newmarket Hospital. Ron had only been a IWFFC member for two seasons before undergoing a stem cell transplant in the summer of 2015.  He was combating a painful cancer that he had been fighting for the previous six years. Ron was in one hospital or another for the remaining 10 months of […]

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The following old articles were submitted by Bill Christmas, and represent years of study and observation. He has requested that they be archived as a reference for newly hatched Fly Fishers: Submerger Tactics Bill’s Graphics Page “Motorboating” a Fly Bass Fishing in Southern Ontario The Corkscrew Pickup Fish Feeding Temperature Chart Fly Rodding for Bass Schoolyard […]

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While we were working our butts off at the Boating and Fishing Show, one of our Club members lost his marbles. His mind was far from fly fishing. It was up on a mountain top. He was undaunted by catastrophic possibilities:                 Agile Giles had a goal….and he succeeded: Never, Ever, […]

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Imagine tying a fly in 30 minutes with Carl’s Halloween left over materials. Just a pair of scissors and a vise were used in concocting these varietal flies….Nuff said! This is Chris Day’s winning fly: For his efforts he won the Fish Head, Salt and Pepper shakers supplied by Charlie Peterson. We are looking forward […]

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