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Fly Tying March 21st
Mar
21
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying March 21st

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
FLASHBACK PHEASANT TAIL
Supplies:
Pheasant Tail
Peacock Herl
Copper Wire
Brown Thread 6/0 or 8/0
Medium Opal Tinsel
TMC 100 Hook

Advanced Pattern
TBD

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Fly Tying March 7th
Mar
7
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying March 7th

New Fly Tying Format!

This week Arbor Anglers guide Curt Schaumburg will be teaching!

The cooler opens at 6p and tying begins at 6:30p! 

Advanced Pattern
Hippie Stomper
Supplies:
TMC3761 6-18
Black Veevus Thread
Moose Body Hair
2mm Foam
Flashabou
Grizzly Hackle
Rubber Legs

Beginner Pattern
Crane Fly Larvae
Supplies:
TMC5262 #10
Olive Veevus Thread
Hareline Dubbing Dark Olive/Olive Dun
Thin Skin
3.8mm Gold Tungsten Bead
Lead Wire
Strung Peacock Hurl 5"-7"

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Fly Tying February 21st
Feb
21
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying February 21st

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
BLACK BEAUTY
Supplies:
TMC100 or TMC101, Size 18-24
Black Thread 6/0 or 8/0, Can substitute with gray/olive/etc
Clear or Opaque Bead
Copper Wire
Black Dubbing, Color to match thread

Advanced Pattern
PRINCE NYMPH
Supplies:
Peacock Herl
White and Brown Goose Biots
Brown Thread
Gold or Copper Bead
Gold or Copper Wire
TMC 3761 Hook

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Fly Tying February 7th
Feb
7
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying February 7th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
BUCKSKIN
Supplies:
Peacock Herl
Cream Shammy Material
Brown/Black 6/0 or 8/0
TMC 3761

Advanced Pattern
HUMPY
Supplies:
Deer Hair
Grizzly Hackle
Thread 6/0 (color of choice)
Hook 3761

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Fly Tying January 10th
Jan
10
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying January 10th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
SAN JUAN WORM
Supplies:
Micro Chenille (Orange or Red)
6/0 or Smaller Thread (Match Chenille)
Crystal Flash
TMC 5263

Advanced Pattern
PAT'S RUBBER LEGS
Supplies:
Spanflex (Olive)
Medium Varigated Chenille
Lead Wrap
TMC 5263

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Fly Tying December 27th
Dec
27
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying December 27th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
ZEBRA MIDGE
Supplies:
Black Thread
Small Silver Wire
Silver Bead
TMC 2488

Advanced Pattern
JUJUBEE MIDGE
Supplies:
White Fluorofiber
Black 6/0 Thread
White 16/0 Thread
Supreme Hair (color of choice)

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Fly Tying December 13th
Dec
13
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying December 13th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
PURE MIDGE
Supplies:
Thread 6/0 or Smaller
Bead to Match Hook Size
TMC 100 or 101 (Size 18-24)

Advanced Pattern
NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Supplies:
3.8mm or Larger Bead
Medium Wire (preferably black)
Light Olive Ice Dub
Brown Thin Skin
Red Thread 6/0 or Larger
C300 Hook

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Fly Tying November 29th
Nov
29
to Dec 1

Fly Tying November 29th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
MIRACLE MIDGE
Supplies:
Tan or Black Thread 6/0 or Smaller
Copper or Gold Wire
Mercury Bead (or small clear glass bead)

Advanced Pattern
PARACHUTE CADDIS
Supplies:
6/0 or smaller (Brown or Black)
Hare's Ear Dubbing
Turkey Feathers
Calf/Kipe Tail or McFlylon
TMC 3761

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Fly Tying November 8th
Nov
8
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying November 8th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

WEEK FIVE

Beginner Pattern
HARE'S EAR
Supplies:
Hare's Ear Dubbing
Gold Wire
Pheasant Tail
Fox Tail
TMC 200R or 5262 Hooks

Advanced Pattern
DIRTY POLITICIAN
Supplies:
Silver Metallic Sulky
Ice Dub (color of choice)
CDC (match to Ice Dub)
Strung Rooster Saddle (red, orange or both)
Glo-Brite

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Fly Tying October 25th
Oct
25
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying October 25th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

WEEK THREE

Beginner Pattern
WOOLY BUGGER
Supplies:
Marabou (Color Variable)
Saddle Hackle (Match to Marabou Color) 
Wooly Bugger Chenille or Large Chenille
Wire (Optional)
TMC 300 Hook

Advanced Pattern
AMY'S ANT
Supplies:
Brown Rubber Legs
Tan Foam (2-3mm)
Light Brown/Brown Foam (2-3mm)
Elk Hair or Deer for Stacking
Crystal Flash
Dubbing (Two Different Colors)
Brown Hackle
Thread (Color Variable)
TMC 5263 Hook

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Fly Tying
Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

WEEK TWO

Beginner Pattern
BRASSIES
Supplies:
Hook- TMC 100, 101, or 2488 size 18-24
Thread- black, 6/0 or 8/0
Wire- small diameter, color of choice, reds/ greens most popular
Dubbing- black ice dub

Advanced Pattern
PARACHUTE ADAMS
Supplies:
Hook- TMC 100, 101 size 12-24
Thread- brown, 6/0 or smaller
Dubbing- super fine, Adams or gray
Parachute post- calf tail or Mcflyon, traditionally white
Hackle- grizzly and brown (2 different strands of hackle) matched to hook size. Hackle used for tail and wing


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Fly Tying
Jun
28
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

Meet at the shop around 6p!

We will be swapping tips and tricks about tying our favorite flies. Our friends at Upslope Brewery will be sponsoring the event and providing cool beverages for the evening.

Make sure to bring your vise and materials. If you don't have a vise or materials but would like to come, we can help! Contact us and let us know what you need. 

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Fly Tying
Jun
14
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

Meet at the shop around 6p!

We will be swapping tips and tricks about tying our favorite flies. Our friends at Upslope Brewery will be sponsoring the event and providing cool beverages for the evening.

Make sure to bring your vise and materials. If you don't have a vise or materials but would like to come, we can help! Contact us and let us know what you need. 

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