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May and June Meetings

Drifters Lodge Logo

Drifter’s Lodge in Cooper Landing Alaska has established itself as one of the top lodges on the Kenai River. Bob Remi, Drifter’s Lodge owner, and Drifter’s guides Matty and Alex will be at the May 5th monthly meeting to discuss early season fishing on the upper and middle Kenai River and area around Cooper Landing. Drifter’s Lodge is located in Cooper Landing and employs some of the top guides on the river. Whether you are interested in salmon or trout, there should be something in the presentation for you.

 

Vokey Flier

June 2, 2014 monthly meeting presenter will be April Vokey, a noted presenter, instructor and BC steelhead guide.   April travels the world fishing, instructing and presenting. While in Anchorage, April will be conducting casting workshops which are sold out and Fly Tying workshops. There are a couple of seats available for April’s fly tying workshop and if you are interested, contact Ben Rowell at rowell.benjamin@gmail.com.

2014 Auction Poster

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It’s Auction Time! Bring things you’d like to sell or come buy items you need at the 2014 Annual Auction on 11 April at the Alaska Millennium Hotel by beautiful Lake Hood. There WILL be deals to be had!

February General Meeting features Pudge Kleinkauf

Photo: Join us for the February Club Meeting this Monday at 7pm at the Millennium Alaskan Hotel in Anchorge.The February Club Meeting will offer a slide show on Fly Fishing in Sweden presented by Cecilia "Pudge" Kleinkauf the owner and operator of Women's Flyfishing®. Photos are from a 2013 International Fly Fishing trip Pudge hosted for six women from all over the US and one from Germany to the Ostersund area of Sweden last June.
Join us for the February Club Meeting this Monday at 7pm at the Millennium Alaskan Hotel in Anchorge.The February Club Meeting will offer a slide show on Fly Fishing in Sweden presented by Cecilia “Pudge” Kleinkauf the owner and operator of Women’s Flyfishing®. Photos are from a 2013 International Fly Fishing trip Pudge hosted for six women from all over the US and one from Germany to the Ostersund area of Sweden last June.

2014 Spring Seminar Information

The Club’s 37th Annual Spring Fly Fishing Seminar is coming in April! If you want to learn to fly fish this is the event that can get you started! The Seminar is 2 hours each of 4 Monday nights in April and May starting shortly after the Great Alaska Sportsman’s Show. We cover all the things you need to know to get started fly fishing in our great state including Gear, Knots, Fly Patterns and Tying, Species and where to go, and how to Cast. And if that isn’t enough, you get a copy of our book Fly Fishing Southcentral Alaska. Go to the Seminar Page to download a pdf of the Poster and a pre-registration form. Stop by our Booth at the Great Alaska Sportsman’s Show and sign up to make sure you have a seat for this great event. We’ve helped hundreds of people get started! Let us help you!

2014 Seminar Poster

January 2014 Membership Meeting

  Same Time, 

Different Place!

 

January 6, 7 p.m. - General Meeting

 

Coast International Inn

3450 Aviation Drive

Will Rice
clip art fly
Mark your calendar for the first meeting of 2014, January 6th. AFF is pleased to host an evening with Will Rice. Will is a freelance author and photographerHis work has appeared in a number of periodicals including Fly Rod & Reel, American Angler, Flyfisherman, and Alaska Magazine. He is also the author of Fly Fishing Secrets of Alaska’s Best Guides. 
Will plans to treat us to a slide show of photos from trips to Christmas Island, the Seychelles, Andros, the Yucatan, and even a few things from Baja. This presentation promises to provide eye candy for those of us frozen in Alaska. We’re looking forward to it!