John R. Gantner
John has been fly fishing for over 40 years and fly tying almost as long. He has had over 50 articles published in fly fishing magazines. He does demonstration fly tying at various venues including the FFF national conclaves and The Fly Fishing Show. He teaches fly tying and does club presentations when he is not fishing. He has guided and managed a fishing lodge. He has produced and sells CD's and DVD's that teach tiers to tie many of his fly patterns. John lives in Redding with his dog Riley. He is a long time member of Shasta Trinity Fly Fishers.