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2022 Iowa State Fair HFFA Fly Tying Competition Results

The results of the 2022 Iowa State Fair Fly Tying Competition sponsored by Hawkeye Fly Fishing Association  are in.  Many great looking flies were entered.  This marks the 10th anniversary of this competition.  Thanks to all that participated.  Thanks also ...
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Des Moines Metro HFFA Club Resources

Central Iowa Fly Fishers Meetings: Location: Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church, 510 E 1st Street, Ankeny, IA-50021, Saturday at 9:00 a.m. in rooms 15, 16, and 17. Plenty of parking on the north side of the church. On north side ...
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2022 Trout Outing

We are going to attempt to have a trout outing this fall Sept 23-25th, 2022. It will probably be held at the Upper Iowa Resort and Canoe Rental campground at Dorchester. That used to be well attended also, let's see ...
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2022 HFFA Bluegill Outing Report

The Bluegill outing was held at Lake Wapello this year. 11 people showed up and had a great time. The weather threatened to keep us from getting on the water but other than a few sprinkles before lunch it did ...
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2022 Bluegill Outing

With luck we will have a bluegill outing this year at Lake Wapello IA on May 20-22. We want to make sure everyone is safe so the food thing will be a little different. If you bring food please provide ...
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Nice fish, Alex!

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Hawkeye Fly Fishing Association (HFFA) holds events and provides resources for people interested in fly fishing, fly tying and fish habitat conservation. We are an Iowa-based affiliate of Fly Fishers International.

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