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NEXT MEETING:

Saturday, December 9th at 7:00 PM
-Annual Christmas Party-


-We will be fishing at Presque Isle on Thursday nights and still meet at the club house on the 2nd Thursdays!-


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May Fly of the Month Winner

June Fly of the Month Winner June Fly of the Month

Lucas Leasure's Terrestrial Fly

 

2014 Erie Outdoors Show

Sally and Jim Pfendler with Fred Tulholski selling fruit basket raffle tickets at the Erie Outdoor Show

LATEST NEWS AND EVENTS.............

 

  • December 8th - 6:00 P.M. - Setup and cleanup at Gem City Outdoors Men Club for Christmas Party

  • December 9th - Gem City Fly Tiers' Christmas Party at Gem City Outdoors Men Club

    Time: 7:00 P.M. Doors open at 6:00 P.M. Bring a dish to share. A Chinese Auction is the main event. Gifts for the auction will be appreciated. This is a family event and there is no charge. Anyone wanting to participate in the fly exchange is asked to tie 6 flies and wrap them. They will be exchanged with other members. Come and enjoy the fellowship and food.

  • December 16th - We will be delivering fruit baskets to landowners - Breakfast 8:00 A.M. at HEARTLAND in Girard. Meet at SABOL & SONS on RT. 18 at 9:00 A.M. to pickup the baskets for delivery. We do this to keep in touch with landowners who keep their property open to public fishing. Your help will be appreciated.

 


 

Fly of the Year
Fly of the Year
Fly of the Year
Congratulation to Jon Fiolek for receiving the 2016
Lord Of The Fly award for his Bad Ass Minnow fly.

I am honored to have been chosen to receive the lord of the fly award this year for the creation of the B.A.M. fly “Bad Ass Minnow”. The B.A.M. fly, as it has been named, has over time evolved into a dressed up version of the traditional Black Nosed Dace. Over the years I have tried several different colors, materials, and designs trying to come up with an effective go to trout streamer. Persistence finally paid off with the addition of  purple polar chenille. This fly works outstanding on steel head and has produced small mouth bass as well. I highly recommend adding this fly to you’re arsenal.


If you have not been to the clubhouse recently, think about coming out when you can. There are always plenty of helpful people who can assist you with any fly-fishing or fly-tying questions. Also consider presenting a demonstration for the members. Basic through advanced demonstrations are welcomed.