Midwest Fly Fishing Expo 2022

For two days each March, the Michigan Fly Fishing Club (MFFC) hosts the Great Lakes-area’s premier event for all things fly fishing — the Midwest Fly Fishing Expo. The extravaganza, presented for 42 years, is the oldest all-fly angling event east of the Mississippi! Check out the website for more details!

Outdoorama

As part of outreach and education for the MFFC, we staff an activity booth at Outdoorama where Club members teach young participants to tie Wooly Buggers for fishing, and guide them through fly rod casting on the pond. Volunteers needed.

Member’s School

Members School provides the opportunity to brush up or learn beginner and intermediate fly fishing skills including: entomology, equipment knowledge, fly tying, and casting. Click through for details. Date tentative – watch for updates late 2021.

Ultimate Fishing Show

As part of outreach and education for the MFFC, we staff an activity booth at The Ultimate Fishing Show where Club members teach young participants to tie Wooly Buggers for fishing, and guide them through fly rod casting on the pond. Volunteers needed.

Youth School (members only)

Youth School provides an enjoyable and positive fly fishing experience for young people (age 7-16) while educating them in all aspects of fly fishing. They will be taught stream-side safety and etiquette. They will learn about the different kinds of fly rods, reels, lines, and leaders. Materials are provided. The date is currently tentative so make sure to watch this site for updates!

Scout School

Unfortunately, Scout School has been canceled for this year due to Covid safety concerns.
We hope to see everyone in 2022!

For more information on the Fly Fishing Merit Badge, click through for the pamphlet link.