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
Fly Tying Night!
March 14th will be a night for everything related to Fly Tying. If you want to tie for yourself (salt or fresh water flies) or the Club, want to learn some new techniques (dubbing, hair spinning or stacking, working with foam, etc.) or patterns, want some instruction on tying your next favorite fly please come and participate. If there is something specific you would like to have demonstrated or information on please let us know ahead of time so we can have someone there to help you. Click here to read the article.
- 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