PELHAM — Merrimack River Valley Chapter Trout Unlimited and Pelham Fish and Game Club are co-sponsoring the Fly Fish New Hampshire Show – the only Fly Fishing Show in New Hampshire. The show will be held March 2 and 3 at Pelham Fish and Game Club, 100 Simpson Road, Pelham.
Vendors signed up to exhibit at the show include fly shops, guides, outfitters, and sporting and conservation organizations throughout New Hampshire. Doors open at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday and are open until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. In addition to exhibits, there will be continuous seminars and demonstrations presented by local and regional experts.
Seminars: Dick Peterson – Fly Fishing 101 What you need to get started (9:00 a.m.); Jim Norton – the New England Fly Box (11:00 a.m.); Tom Jutras Fly Casting Demonstration (12:00 and 1:30 p.m.); Angus Boezeman Fly Fishing Strategies (12:30 p.m.); Bob Romano Fly Fishing Maine’s Rangeley Lakes Region (2:00 p.m.).
“This is an opportunity for local anglers to learn about new tackle, techniques and locations to enjoy fly fishing,” said Jim Norton, show chairman and member of both Merrimack River Valley Trout Unlimited and Pelham Fish and Game Club.
This year’s show will feature three well-known authors: Bob Romano, Paul VanderWende and Don Wilson.
More information and directions can be found at: merrimacktu.org or pelhamfishandgame.org.