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Free fly tying activities at Silver Bow

The Skwala Stonefly pattern, with egg sack and bright indicator, by fly tier LeRoy Hyatt of Lewiston. Steve Hanks/Lewiston Tribune (Steve Hanks/Lewiston Tribune / The Spokesman-Review)
The Skwala Stonefly pattern, with egg sack and bright indicator, by fly tier LeRoy Hyatt of Lewiston. Steve Hanks/Lewiston Tribune (Steve Hanks/Lewiston Tribune / The Spokesman-Review)

FLY FISHING -- Two free fly tying activites are scheduled at Silver Bow Fly Shop, 13210 E. Indiana Ave., plus an in-depth class for a fee.

Flies and Lies

  • What: Free fly tying clinic with local professional tier Tom Keefe. Bring your own fly tying gear. Tie flies, get help with techniques and tell fishing stories!
  • When: Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

 LeRoy Hyatt Fly Tying Clinic

  • What: Watch and learn as master fly tyer LeRoy Hyatt demonstrates techniques for his time proven local patterns. FREE.
  • When: Feb 19th 10a.m.-2 p.m.

Advanced Fly Tying Clinic

  • What: Learn how to be a pro tier from expert tier Mark Poirier. Learn 6 patterns and the techniques.
  • When: Feb 15th and 16th  6pm-8pm
  • Cost: $75. Includes materials/tools for use.
    Pre-register:  924-9998.


Rich Landers
Rich Landers joined The Spokesman-Review in 1977. He is the Outdoors editor for the Sports Department writing and photographing stories about hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, conservation, nature and wildlife and related topics.

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