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Introduction

The Downey Fly Fishers is a club consisting of men, women and children who share a common interest, the enjoyment of fly fishing.

The Downey Fly Fishers meets at the Barbara J Riley Community Center (at Apollo Park) in Downey, California (Los Angeles) on the 2nd Tues of every month at 6:00pm. Visitors and new members are always welcome to attend. Click here for directions


THE JOY OF FLYCASTING: TRICK CASTS With Michael Mauri

During the June 2019 meeting, we learned about entomology (aquatic insects) in a simple and easy to understand approach. At the July 2019 meeting, we learn learned about fly casting problems and their solutions including open and tailing loop shapes, good timing, roll cast, curve casts, power application, creeping, push vs. pull through, last cast syndrome and many common casts. Click here to read the article.

Our Mission

  • To promote, improve and enjoy all phases of fly fishing.
  • To maintain a high standard of true sportsmanship and promote social relations among its' members.
  • We, individually, endeavor to take at least one youth (beginner/no age restriction) fly fishing annually; instruct them, to the best of our ability, in the art and responsibilities that are soon to be wholly theirs.
  • To fraternize and cooperate with organizations whose aims and purposes preserve our waters and to promote the sport.
  • To provide instruction and information in fly casting, flytying, rod building and entomology. These classes and/or clinics will be open to the public with no fee

Contact us

General Meetings
Barbara J Riley Community Center
7810 Quill Dr.
Downey, California 90242

Mailing Address
Downey Fly Fishers
P.O. Box 516
Downey, California 90241

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