Jay Murakoshi will be the program speaker for our March 8th club meeting. Jay has been in the fly fishing industry for the past 39 years and a commercial fly tyer for 38 years.
Jay's patterns have been featured in Fly Fishing in Salt Waters, California Fly Fisher, Western Outdoors, Northwest and Southwest Fly Fishing. He is a contributing writer for Fly Fishing Salt Water magazine.
Jay has developed a few top water bass patterns - the CB Diver, “Wiggy Airhead” bait fish pattern, Wig Hair Bill Fish Fly.
Jay runs his own travel business taking people south of the border to the La Paz area of BCS featuring the waters of La Ventana/ Cerralvo Island. You can find out more about Jay at www.bajaflyfishingadventures.com.
He arranges trips to Guatemala, Turneffe Flats, Australia and Christmas Island. His latest adventure is filming and producing fly fishing and fly tying videos.
Join us on March 8 at the Moreland Apts meeting room - The northeast corner of Payne and Saratoga Ave. - Doors open at 6:30pm - the meeting begins at 7:15 --
Unfortunately Flycasters has had to cancel the Lower Yuba River fishout which was scheduled for the end of February -
But there are several very promising fishouts in the near future.
First up is the Kelsey Bass Ranch fishout on Saturday April 8. It is a one day, drive up - catch a ton of fish - and drive back trip. Contact Jeff Lorelli for details - see the fishout template in the File Sharing menu above -
Then we have the world famous Pyramid Lake fishout - April 20 - 23 Fishmaster Walt McIntyre always makes this one of the most successful fishouts of the entire year. Fish for large Lahontan Cutthroat Trout and bring home stories that will become legendary -- see the fishout template in the File Sharing menu above -
Tuesday - May 23rd is our annual Shad Fishout - another one day fishout for Shad on the Sacramento River near Orland. Fishmaster Bob Laskodi and Orland Outfitters continue to make this a great fishout for American Shad - these river rockets are a blast to catch - see the fishout template in the File Sharing menu above -
Our spring casting classes will begin on Saturday March 25th at Los Gatos Creek Park
Flycasters will be holding Beginning - Intermediate - Advanced - & Shooting Head classes -
Saturdays and Sundays for 3 consecutive weekends - March 25, 26 - April 1, 2 - and April 8, 9 Each class is two hours
Registration takes place 7:30am to 8:15am on that first day ---March 25
Cost for 12 hours instruction is $45 -- Membership in Flycasters is required - You can join online (see the About Us menu above) or you can join at the February or March club meeting --- or at registration on March 25
Details concerning the classes can be found in the February 2017 Flylines our club newsletter --
Go to File Sharing / 2017 FLYLINES folder / FLYLINES 02-2017