Welcome to the Tri-County Fly Fishers Website.
Tri-County Fly Fishers, Inc. is a not for profit Club whose members have a true love for fly-fishing. We welcome anyone who wants to learn how to fly fish and gain experience in the art of fly tying; and become an active member of the fly-fishing Club.
This Club is made up of about eighty members from beginners to those with 50+ years of fly-fishing and tying experi-ence. Fishing interests range from bluegills and bass to redfish and tarpon, with an occasional rainbow or brown trout from up north or out west thrown in. Today, membership is drawn from permanent and seasonal residents of those in and around the Florida counties of Lake, Sumter and Marion.

Member Daily Fishing Reports For The Month of November, 2018

Member Daily Fishing Reports For The Month of November, 2018

These will be brief fishing reports from members added daily to this article for the entire month.
SEND REPORTS TO EITHER:
LARRY NAZZARO   lmnazzaro@comcast.net
OR  ROBERT  HEINBACH   raheinbach@gmail.com
Remember, to open either click on the Title, the READ MORE tab, or if there is a picture to the left click on it and the article will open to more information and pictures and comment section. Click on individual pictures for even more comments.
Remember we need your reports! When you send pictures please send something to explain them! ie. when, where, who, and what. Just give me something with the pictures. Thank you.

For Sale: Men's & Women's Chota Fly Fishing Boots

  • 1 October 2019
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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For Sale: Men's & Women's Chota Fly Fishing Boots
We are asking $50 a pair and very open to negotiation.  We also have waders by Hodgman. 
 
These boots were bought for fly fishing lessons in the Smoky Mountains National Park. They were used less than a week.

They are women's boots Size 6. 

Also have a pair of men's boots Size 10, worn for less than a week.  

You can find more information on them on the Chota web site.

November 23rd, 2019 - March 21st, 2020...Hiamonee Plantation Rainbow Trout

Tallahassee<FL

  • 11/23/2019 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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November 23rd, 2019 - March 21st, 2020...Hiamonee Plantation Rainbow Trout

Rainbow Trout fishing in Florida? You read it right...trout fishing in Florida!

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December 13th & 14th...Reel Adventures Kayak Fishing Redfish Tournament

Yankeetown, FL

  • 12/13/2019 7:00 AM - 12/14/2019 3:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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December 13th & 14th...Reel Adventures Kayak Fishing Redfish Tournament

I'M TRYING TO FIND OUT MORE INFORMATION BUT THIS IS WHAT I KNOW SO FAR:

$50 entry fee

CATCH - PHOTO - RELEASE THE LARGEST REDFISH

AWARDS:

Top 3 winners get a Power-Pole 8' UL Spike plus

$500 for 1st place

$300 for 2nd place

$100 for 3rd olace

 

January 11, 2020... 2nd Annual Outfitters Day Hosted by The Ritz-Carlton Outfitters

The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando, FL

  • 1/11/2020 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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January 11, 2020... 2nd Annual Outfitters Day Hosted by The Ritz-Carlton Outfitters

A free, open to the public event hosted by The Ritz-Carlton Outfitters. We’ll have a long distance fly casting competition, vendors showcasing their products and casting demonstrations. Come enjoy a casual afternoon of fun at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes

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January 15, 2020...“Fly Fishing for Bass in Florida’s Public Waters” with Joe Mahler

Wildwood Community Center

  • 1/15/2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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January 15, 2020...“Fly Fishing for Bass in Florida’s Public Waters” with Joe Mahler

We are kicking off the new year with a special presentation by a very special guest. Please join us for a presentation on “Fly Fishing for Bass in Florida’s Public Waters” by special guest, Joe Mahler. Joe will cover techniques of finding and catching bass and bluegill by Jon boat and canoe. 

About Joe Mahler

Joe Mahler is best-known as a fly fishing author/illustrator living in Fort Myers, Florida. His work...

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January 22, 2020..."Winterfest"... Member/Guest Dinner... reservations required. DATE CHANGED TO JANUARY 22nd

Wildwood Community Center

  • 1/22/2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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January 22, 2020..."Winterfest"... Member/Guest Dinner... reservations required. DATE CHANGED TO JANUARY 22nd

Tri-County Fly Fishers - Winterfest Banquet
 Date:      JANUARY 22ND, 2020
Where:      Wildwood Community Center - 2nd floor (back entrance upstairs or elevator)
Serve:        Ready to serve at 6:00 PM (building opens at 5:00 PM)
 Final #:      Would like to make call on total dinners to be served one week in advance.

It will be a buffet style catered by Giovanni's

Tossed salad with dressings
Garlic knot breads        
Manicotti in marinara sauce  (vege).
Chicken marsala  
Eggplant Rollatini  (vege).
 Cannoli and cookies  (More cannoli and fewer cookies)
Soft Drinks and Coffee
 
 

February 11-13, 2020...Co-Op Outing to Alligator Alley with Mangrove Coast Fly Fishers (MCFF)

  • 2/11/2020 9:00 AM - 2/13/2020 12:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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February 11-13, 2020...Co-Op Outing to Alligator Alley with Mangrove Coast Fly Fishers (MCFF)
We are going to try a little something different for next year. I have been talking to John Weimer with MCFF about fishing for exotics in South Florida. This will be a kayak/small boat trip (sorry, no bank fishing as the location suggests the presence of alligators). I'll have more information as...
 
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February 19, 2020..."Kayak Fishing the Nature Coast" with Gary Rankel

Wildwood Community Center

  • 2/19/2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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February 19, 2020..."Kayak Fishing the Nature Coast" with Gary Rankel

Join kayaker, Gary Rankel, for an evening presentation on kayak fishing along the Nature Coast. Gary worked for 30+ years as a biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Bureau of Indian Affairs assisting...

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February 22nd & 23rd, 2020...The Villages 19th Annual Outdoor Expo

LaHacienda Cec Center

  • 2/22/2020 9:00 AM - 2/23/2020 4:00 PM
  • Author: Larry Nazzaro
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February 22nd & 23rd, 2020...The Villages 19th Annual Outdoor Expo

Our annual participation at The Villages Outdoor Expo. We need volunteer tyers and casters for Saturday and Sunday. Please send me an email if you are interested in volunteering.

Larry Nazzaro

Lmnazzaro@comcast.net

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