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Dues are due for the 2024 year. A 5 weight travel rod, reel, line and travel tube will be given away to the winner of the drawing of those paying before October 1st. Email invoices will be sent out soon. For those that wish to pay by check, you may mail your check to: Jerry Neuburger, DFF Treasurer, 5 N. California Str
September 29, Casting Practice, Hutchins Street Square by the front marquee in Lodi from 6 to 7:30 pm. This is our last casting session of the season and we are going to go out with some fly casting fun! We will have stations set up with casting challenges from easy to super challenging. Each time a caster makes a cast successfully, they will get a raffle ticket. We will draw raffle prizes at 7:15. Lots of fun prizes available as well as some sweet snacks and cold waters. Open to anyone- eye protection required and signature on a 2023 liability waiver is all you need to participate. We will have loaner rods as needed. Contact Amy at 209-329-4801 for more information. Hope to so you there!
Yuba Fest 2023! On Saturday, September 30th we will hold the fly fishing event of the year in Northern California! We’re calling it the Gathering of the Clan - bringing like-minded people together for Yuba Fest. If you fly fish, love rivers, recreate on the water, or have an interest in conservation - This event is for you! Saturday will offer a full day of fly fishing learning, casting with certified casters, fly tying with experts, and the opportunity to learn what is happening in Conservation from numerous organizations. A great lunch will be available for purchase during the day, along with drinks (more details on food service coming soon), and you’ll enjoy live music in the afternoon. In addition, there will be a raffle, silent auction for fly boxes and other great items & a live auction for selected high value items. Be sure to stick around for the Social Event from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM. For more information about Yuba Fest (and things to do in the area), go to the NCCFFI Website 9 at https://www.nccffi.org to get all the information you will need and register to join us for this great celebration at Sycamore Ranch County Park on the Lower Yuba River.
October 1-3, Women's Bridgeport Outing: We are going to repeat our women's Bridgeport outing for the third year and boy do we have a treat lined up this year! Amazing guide, Andrew Sears will be leading 1/2 day guided trips for pairs of anglhers. We have 4 of the 8 available spots filled so let me know if you want in. (The cost for a half day guiding for two anglhers is $350 split to $175 per anglher plus tip.) The guided days will be October 2nd and 3rd. We are planning on meeting on Sunday, September 1st at Virginia Lakes Resort to spend some time with CJ Webb, have a meal and fish Little Virginia Lake. Those not fishing with Andrew the next few days will have lots of support in finding some fishing options. Let Amy know you are coming and if you want a guided slot. We are all arranging our own lodging but many are staying at Virginia Creek Settlement. Any questions? Give Amy a call at 209-329-4801.
Lower Sac Guided Trip: October 21- A hosted group float trip with experienced guide will be led by Scott Sugimoto on Saturday October 21. Cost is $300 per person (based on double boat occupancy; includes shuttle service, lunch, and guide tip). An online link has been set up for online payment at: https://next.waveapps.com/checkouts/2580ab64f81f45cd857d982e74584d07 or a check may be sent to DFF Treasurer, C/O Jerry Neuburger, 5 North California Street, Lodi, CA 95240. Please email Jerry Neuburger at email@example.com if you are mailing him your check. A signed 2023-2024 DFF liability waiver is required for registering for this outing. Prior to this event, host Bob Fujimura will provide detailed outing information, fishing report updates, suggest local lodging, and will offer pre- and post-event dining out options for interested participants. Signups will close by October 1 or earlier if all spots are filled. For more information, contact Scott Sugimoto at firstname.lastname@example.org or Bob Fujimura at email@example.com for more information on this event.
November 11, Our final Women's Outing for the Year: The final gathering of the Wulffies will be at the San Francisco Golden Gate Casting Lessons. All levels are welcome. We are arranging for an indoor lunch option of soups and breads- and of course something sweet. We will be carpoolong so contact Amy at 209-329-4801 to make connections! Lessons run from 9 am to noon. We will eat after.
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