Connecticut Fly Fisherman’s Association Monthly Meeting

“Fishing the Trophy Stretch on the Upper Connecticut River”

By: Ed Mitchell

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, Time: 7:00 p.m.

Free and Open to the Public

Free Refreshments

Place: Veterans Memorial Clubhouse, 100 Sunset Ridge, East Hartford, CT

Ed Mitchell, longtime CT Fly Fisherman, CFFA board member, author of four fly fishing books, will be our guest speaker for the October 11, 2017 monthly meeting. Ed’s talk will cover tackle and tactics, seasonal hatches, best flies and pointers on local lodges, guides and other angling opportunities in the Upper Connecticut River. Ed has been fishing for landlocked salmon, big brookies and rainbows in this area since 1985. In 2016, Ed was our featured Expo speaker and is known for his many informative and well written articles in major fly fishing magazines, including: American Angler, Fly Fisherman and and Fly Rod & Reel. He maintains an active website:

The Connecticut Fly Fisherman’s Association is a certified non-profit 501C3 organization and is dedicated to preserving and promoting the pleasures and traditions of fly fishing and to conserve game fish waters.

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(CFFA Practices Catch and Release to Ensure Preservation and Conservation of Species and Promotion of The Sport of Fly Fishing.)




Come join us to meet new people and learn about the sport of Fly Fishing