One of fly fishing’s greatest twentieth-century pioneers is none other than Joan Salvato Wulff. She has been participating in the sport for more than seventy years, and she has singularly proven that fly fishing is not just a man’s sport.
Joan Salvato was born just outside of Paterson, New Jersey, in 1926. Her father Ji
Delta Fly Fishers actively seeks to support all anglers on the water! We have a very supportive membership and a growing group of women anglers that enjoy being on the water and helping others develop their skills and outdoor opportunities.
Look for these women specific activities coming up with Delta Fly Fishers:
April 5th: 4:45 to 6:15 Organizing Your Fly Boxes at Amy's house or at your own home. FREE and EVERYONE is Welcomed. Watch on your own or join us at Amy's house in Lodi to watch together. If you want to watch together at Amy's, give her a call at 209-329-4801 for directions.
From United Women on the Fly's event description:
"Join us on April 5th for the UWOTF Monthly meeting at 5pm PST. Elizabeth Simpson will be leading this meeting as she goes over ways to organize your fly boxes. There will be a powerpoint presentation and handout for this class. This will be all about organizing different type of fly boxes for different species and techniques (freshwater trout, warm water species and salt water).
Zoom Meeting ID - 936 6868 0791
Zoom Password - 125212
Direct Zoom Link - https://zoom.us/.../tJcrceGupjstE9VPV3MznYXcc7v-6qfBq2L_"
May 7-9: A women's outing held in coordination with our club's One Fly Contest. We will head up Friday to spend a quiet evening at Dena's cabin in Arnold. Saturday members are invited to participate in the One Fly Contest at White Pines Lake. Everyone is welcome to stay Saturday night and spend some time in the morning exploring small streams near Arnold. There is a limit of 9 women for lodging. Food is no host with several wonderful local options for food and a kitchen available at the cabin. There is no charge for lodging. There is a fee to participate in the One Fly Contest if participants choose to enter. There is lots of stream and river fishing locally in addition to White Pines.
June 4-6: This is a great weekend outing with guided fishing with Liz from the Angler's Edge Fly Shop. Liz will be guiding us to access the Walker through meadow hiking at an elevation of 5000 feet. This is a great outing for new and experienced anglers. We will be providing the option of overnight stays before and after the guided fishing on Saturday. The cost for the outing is $180 and this includes Friday and Saturday night lodging as well as guided fishing on Saturday. You will be responsible for having a valid California fishing license, your transportation costs and food. We have reservations at Big Meadow Lodge in Bridgeport. The cabins have 2 bedrooms each with double beds. Here is a description of the amenities: "Offering free WiFi, this two double bed room features a microwave, a fridge, a coffee machine, a flat-screen HDTV with free HBO film channels, a private entrance, full bathroom, and USB hookups. Air-conditioning is not available in this room." We can hold this outing for 4 anglers or 8 anglers with lodging and have room for an additional angler that doesn't need lodging. If you are interested, please let Amy know as soon as possible as we would like to open this outing up to our neighboring clubs too. email@example.com