Bob Harris - OUTDOORS and FREE - March 10, 2012
FLY FISH NEW HAMPSHIRE - New Hampshire’s ONLY Fly-Fishing Show
It will soon be time for Cabin Fever to set in and drive us outdoors people bonkers. Especially if you’re an angler. I can’t wait for the good open water fishing season to arrive. If you enjoy fly-fishing or would even like to learn about it and how to do it, there is a Cabin Fever killer coming up soon.
The 10th Annual FLY FISH NEW HAMPSHIRE show opens March 3 and 4, 2012 at the Pelham Fish and Game Club, in Pelham, New Hampshire. It is New Hampshire’s ONLY fly-fishing show. Whether you are experienced, novice or a person wanting to learn all about fly-fishing, this is a show you won’t want to miss. Show times are as follows: March 3 - 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 4 - 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission cost is $7.00 and children 12 and under go free.
A fly-rod building class is featured at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 3 by Cote’s Fly Shop. Pre-registration is required. Call (508) 892-3765 to register. The cost is $140. This includes the class, bench and all materials needed to make your very own flyrod. There are continuous seminars and demonstrations by Regional and National Fly-Fishing Experts also at the show.. Here are their schedules:
Saturday, March 3 & Sunday, March 4
9:30 a.m.Dick Peterson - Fly Fish 101 - What you need to know to get started.
11:00 a.m.Bill Thompson - Fly-Fishing the White Mountains.
12:00 & 1:30 p.m.Tom Jutras - Fly Casting Demonstration.
12:30 p.m.Alan Erdossy - Stripers On the Dry Fly.
2:00 p.m.Patrick Ard - Fly-Fishing the Upper Connecticut River.
The show will also host a multitude of exhibitors offering you the chance to buy products at good prices. Here is a partial list of exhibitors which include the following:
Broadside International Dan’s Fly Shop New Hampshire Rivers Guide Service
Custom Fly-Fishing Products Evening Sun Fly Shop NH Coastal Conservation Assoc.
Cote’s Fly Shop Fish Story Guide Service Northwind Outfitters & Guide Service
New Hampshire Guides Association Osprey Fishing Adventures
Paul’s Bait Rigs and Tackle North Country Angler
Opechee Trading Post Shadcreek Flies
Jim Philbrooke Antique Tackle Six Sisters Fly Box
Tom Jutras NH Guide North Star Guide Service
United Fly Tyers
Here are the directions to the Pelham Fish and Game Club, 100 Simpson Mill Road, Pelham, N.H. :From Interstate 93 (either North or South) get off at Salem, N.H. Exit #2. At the off ramp light, go left to Stiles Road. Turn left on Stiles Road .08 miles to the light. Turn right onto Route 38 (Lowell Road) 3.1 miles to Hobbs Road. Take Hobbs Road for 3/10ths of a mile and turn right onto Simpson Mill Road.for 1 mile. The main club entrance will be on your right.
Readers can visit the following web site for updated schedule and other information:
Here is the chance to kill your Cabin Fever. See you at the show.
Bob Harris can be reached via e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org