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Fly fishing legend Bernard ‘Lefty’ Kreh passed away March 14, 2018. Lefty was very kind to the FFV over the years. We had him visit with us as a dinner speaker on several occasions and he was good friends with several of our club’s members. He will be missed by many. Here is a … Continue reading
Our Thursday, March 15th dinner meeting speaker will be Mike Bednarski, Fisheries Director of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. . Mike will talk to us about the ‘state of our fisheries’. . .
. Join us on January 27th, 2018 for our Fly Fishers of Virginia Annual Banquet. . Our guest speaker will be Brian O’keefe… Fishing Bum With A Camera I have had so much fun pretending to call fly fishing photography work, that I still describe this endeavor as a ‘hobby out of … Continue reading
. Please join us on Thursday, November 16th for an afternoon and evening with Ken Gangler of Gangler’s North Seal river lodge. Some bio ‘tidbits’ about Ken: . Born and raised in Chicago in 1960, moved to North-central Florida in 1994. Been in the lodge business since 1984. Helped spearhead … Continue reading
Rick Pope Bio I was raised on a farm in Central Texas – and began pond, creek and river fishing as soon as I could walk. I enjoyed my first experiences with a fly rod (Shakespeare Wonder rod, foam spider and wind-up reel) on stock ponds in the early 60s. I graduated … Continue reading
. Our July 20th FFV dinner speaker will be Henry Cowen. Henry will tie flies and discuss saltwater striper fishing in the afternoon. His dinner presentation will center around freshwater striper fishing. More info to come… Henry Cowen- Cumming, GA Henry has been pursuing striped bass for nearly 40 years in both … Continue reading