Upcoming Events


Saturday, June 4th, 2016: Family Fly-Fishing Day will be held at the Izaak Walton League Sportsman’s Club, 5018 Onion RD, Pylesville, MD.

  • Sign up Dad, Mom and all the kids (or Grandparents with Grandkids) to spend an enjoyable day outdoors and on the water discovering fly-fishing together! All day from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
  • The introductory program has a little bit of everything including equipment selection, fly tying, casting, and on-the-water instruction. All materials necessary for participating in the camp and learning to fly-fish are provided.
  • For more information and registration call Pete McCall at 410-836-1602 or e-mail: Class size is limited and this fun day booked full in 2015!


Saturday, June 18th, 2016: The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum Heritage Day will be held at Allenberry Resort in Boiling Springs, PA.

  • The Mid Atlantic 5-wt Fly Casting Championship will be held on Heritage Day and is being co-sponsored by the PA Fly Fishing Museum and the Cumberland Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited (CVTU). The Mid-Atlantic 5-wt Fly Casting Championship Rules and Registration Information is available at
  • The Chesapeake Council IFFF is offering a free Introduction to Fly-Fishing for Women. The 2-hour introductory class will discuss equipment, basic casting and the knots that will enable you to get on the water safely and independently. This is an easy way to discover the sport of fly-fishing and give it a try. The class will be offered in the morning from 10:00 AM – noon. Fly fishing equipment provided. To register for this free class contact Dianne Tidy at or 302-530-4333 and leave a message.


Saturday, September 10th, 2016: Learn to Fly Fish for Adults at the Devil’s Backbone Park at 18934 Lappans Road, Boonsboro, MD  21713

  • Potomac Valley Fly Fishers in conjunction with Antietam Fly Anglers will hold their annual Learn to Fly Fish Clinic for Adults on Antietam Creek from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM.
  • For more information see the PVFF website at: Potomac Valley Fly Fishers Events For registration please contact Don Fine at or by phone at 301-371-5617.


Saturday, September 17th, 2016:

Fly Fishing for the Advanced Beginner through Intermediate Levels

  • Are you ready to progress to the next level of fly fishing skills? Are you stuck in a rut or have a problem that you cannot solve? Are you interested in learning a more advanced technique such as Spey Casting, Saltwater Casting or Czech Nymphing? There will be world-class instructors at this event!
  • The event is designed to take you to the next level in fly-fishing skills. There will be a variety of classes to choose from with on the grass and on the water fly-fishing instruction opportunities. More information on this event will be available within the next couple weeks.
  • Reserve the date of September 17th. Registration will be limited!


Check out our website and the Chesapeake Council Facebook page for more information on upcoming events held by the CC and the Fly Fishing Clubs in our region.



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