Mystery Fly Results (Fly Expo week)

The winner of the most recently completed “Mystery Fly” is Terrance C with his parahopper imitiation. The current round of mystery fly envelopes have all been picked up. They are due back by 4 pm on Sunday, February 21. The next round of packages will be available for pickup on Friday, February 19. Not sure [...]

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Mystery Fly 3 & 4

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The first mystery fly contest of the year caused people to think about different uses for McFlyfoam and Swisher’s wiggle hackle…. Folks don’t often use these two materials in the same fly…. We got some innovative ideas back (as usual.) We also heard about some frustrated attempts – Alberta’s dry air and McFlyfoam’s inherent “stickiness” [...]

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#2 Mystery Fly Contest results – Christmas Creations

We set folks up with some Christmas-themed materials; red, green, and gold. Tiers had to include some of each of the materials provided plus one additional material. Tiers provided their own epoxy or glues and thread. Here’s what they came back with this time around. This week’s winner is David S with a tie for [...]

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Mystery Fly #1 Pics

Our first “Mystery Fly” contest resulted in some terrific and innovative finished flies. We provided 24 entrants with identical packets of fly tying materials which they had to incorporate into a finished fly. Tiers had to include some of each of the materials provided plus one additional material. Tiers provided their own epoxy or glues [...]

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