TEXAS HILL COUNTRY FLY FISHERS
"The only criteria is a desire to learn."
The THCFF's mentoring program is open to anyone wanting to jumpstart their journey into fly fishing.
Experienced mentors are available for:
Tenkara is a method of fly-fishing particularly well-suited for stream fishing and for anyone looking for a simpler way to fly-fish. It is the ideal setup for backpacking. Tenkara is a very effective, simple and enjoyable method of fly-fishing. Tenkara is particularly effective for fishing mountain streams. The main advantage is its simplicity.
Fly tying requires some basic equipment; a vise to hold the hook, a bobbin to dispense and provide tension on thread, scissors, pliers and the appropriate materials for the particular fly pattern selected. These materials consists mostly of feathers, fur/animal hairs, threads, and various synthetic materials. Fly tying equipment enables the fly tier to efficiently and effectively assemble and secure the materials on the hook to produce a particular type of fly.