Welcome to the Central Ohio Fly Fishers Web site

...It is the mission of the Central Ohio Fly Fishers club to promote and encourage the sport and art of fly-fishing by providing a social setting to allow its members to share information and experiences through educational programming and activities, to build and promote fellowship among its members and to encourage the conservation and preservation of our natural resources.

NEXT MEETING: Our next scheduled meeting is on March 10, 2015 at Barley's Smoke House and Grill (MAP)   JERRY DARKES (Fly Fishing Author, Ohio Steelhead and Great Lakes Guide: and will present " FLY FISHING IN LAKE" See you there!

"Local Waters Snapshots"COFF members share their favorite local rivers. Access points, flies, tips are included.

Resource Guide for new fly fisherman! COFF member Bob Schuld put together this resource guide to help you get started with fly fishing in Central Ohio. Take a look and let us know what you think!

NEW! River Trail Maps. River Trail Maps for the Kokosing, the Mad and the Great Miami Rivers are available on our "Maps and Directions" link. Have a look!

NEW! Webnar on ODNR's Brown Trout Tagging Program. Ohio Department of Natural Resources has completed its 5-year brown trout tagging program. Tune in on the webnar, October 16 at 10 am. See the registration URL under our "Calendar" link.

2015 MEMBERSHIP DUES are due now! You can bring a check made out to COFF to the next meeting or fill out a membership form and mail it in to: Central Ohio Fly Fishers, PO Box 218216, Columbus, OH 43221



COFFoto of the month: Matt Misicka, son of a founding member of COFF, Mark Misicka, casts a line on the Clear Fork of the Mohican River, in the State Park section. [photo submitted by Jon Horn]

Submit a photo for next month!

FISHING ON THE FLY -- A DAY ON THE MAD RIVER: Northern Kentucky Fly Fishers YouTube Video hosted by Jeff Johnson of the Mad Men Chapter of TU, with special guests Tom Allen and Michael Schmidt. Filmed by Tom Bader and Craig Troescher; edited by Craig Troescher.

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing -- March 3rd, 7:00 pm. "Fly Fishing 101Basics Workshop. The Commons at Livingston. Contact John Davis for more information or check the Madmen TU website under PHWFF.

Casting For Recovery --The Casting for Recovery Fly Box Assortment sale will open March 2 and close March 8th. Casting for Recovery (CFR) provides a fly fishing retreat for women with breast cancer in the Ohio/Indiana Region. COFF has helped with their fundraising effort by coordinating contributions of over $1,000. More information and application forms.

Madmen Trout Unlimited -- Annual Meeting, March 21, 9:00-noon. Champaign Co. Historical Soc. Museum in Urbana. Speaker: Bill Spicer, "New Fly Fisher" TV show. Great Raffle Prizes!

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Web site maintained by Don Dean

Correspondence should be addressed to: Central Ohio Fly Fishers, PO Box 218216, Columbus, OH 43221


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