Saturday Tying Demo – 12/17/16

This Saturday – Eric Pettine

Eric Pettine

Eric Pettine

   Join us this Saturday!  Eric will by tying dry flies, from classics dating back a hundred years to modern patterns. 

Eric is a down to earth type of fly fishermen who makes it a point to spread the gospel of fly fishing through his story telling and demonstrations in a light hearted and humorous manner.  Don’t be fooled – this Fort Collins resident is one of the most recognized names in the fly fishing industry not only for his fly pattern designs but for the many books he has written on destination fly fishing, fly tying and fly fishing tactics.  He is a Signature Fly designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants, has been a demonstration tyer and presenter at the Denver Fly Fishing Show, West Denver TU Fly Tying Clinic and has presented programs on fly fishing and fly tying throughout the United States.  His patterns have appeared in Rick Takahashi’s books “Modern Midges” and “Modern Terrestrials”

Elkhorn Flyshop presents a fly tying demonstration  each Saturday at 10AM, from September through at least April, featuring some of the most talented and notable tyers in Northern Colorado.  It’s free!  Join us for fresh coffee, a donut or cookie, and some amazing demonstration tying.