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Membership

Miami Valley Fly Fishers Inc., established in 1975, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the improvement and preservation of fly fishing in Ohio. Our goal is cleaner water and brighter streams.

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Purpose of the Club

The purpose of Miami Valley Fly Fishers, Inc. is to promote the interest in angling with fly rods and to assist in the protection and improvement of natural resources which have a direct relationship to fly fishing. This is accomplished by arranging meetings, conferences and competitions, plus through related recreational and social activities for the education and enjoyment of its members.

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Membership Information

The club currently has about 190 members, all dedicated to enjoying and improving fly fishing. Many of our members are Charter Members from the club's inception in 1975. MVFF is noted for its high level of participation by club members. Club members and volunteers have made MVFF an outstanding organization.

Monthly Meetings

Members meet regularly on the second Monday of every month. Meetings start with a social hour at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. and the evening's program.

October through April meetings are held indoors at the Kohler Banquet Hall, 4572 Presidential Way, Kettering. Reservations ARE required for the indoor meetings if you plan on dining. These meetings usually include a guest speaker.

May through September meetings are held outside at the Dayton FOP Lodge/Hall, 4275 Powell Road, Huber Heights. Dinner reservations ARE NOT required for the summer meetings. These meetings include a cookout and casting competition.

We always welcome new members. You don't have to know anything about fly fishing to join. All that you need is an interest and a desire to learn. Many friendships and fishing partnerships have been developed between members. New and long-time members alike readily share their experiences and expertise for the betterment of the club.

 

Member Benefits

  • Receive the club's monthly newsletter, Tightlines, which includes club meetings and activities, regional river and stream updates, trivia, tips and tidbits.
  • Opportunity to hear from some outstanding guest speakers. Speakers range from internationally known fly fishing authorities to fishing guides, authors, rod builders and fly tiers.
  • Opportunity to participate in clinics and seminars about fly casting and fly tying.
  • Learn to tie flies at the annual fly tying classes offered FREE to members. Both beginning and advanced classes are offered.
  • Sign up for a rod building class
  • Go on club fishing outings and trips
  • Have fun and learn at the monthly meetings

IFFF Affiliate Club

The Miami Valley Fly Fishers Inc. is an active affiliate club of the International Federation of Fly Fishers, an international club promoting the benefits of fly fishing and conservation.

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Annual Dues

Annual dues are only $35.00. A youth under the age of 18 and sponsored by an adult member may also be a member. There is no charge for youth members. On attaining the age of 18, the Youth Member can elect to become a Regular Member.

Joining the Club

Mail your check payable to "Miami Valley Fly Fishers, Inc." to ...

 

Miami Valley Fly Fishers, Inc.

P.O. Box 151

Wright Brothers Station

Dayton, Ohio 45409


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For more membership information contact:

 

Phil Clay

(937) 206-3720

ffpclay@gmail.com

 

You can also get your membership application here.

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. . . dedicated to the improvement and preservation of fly fishing in Ohio

Miami Valley Fly Fishers