The Historic Ocean Springs Saltwater Flyfishing Club
HOSSFly is one of the oldest fly-fishing clubs on the Gulf Coast. Active in Ocean Springs since 1968, we get together in sportsmanship, fellowship, conservation and learning through the sport of fly fishing.
HOSSFly Club meetings are on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM at the Ocean Springs Yacht club, 100 Front Beach Dr., Ocean Springs, Ms. New members are always welcome. Dues are $15 if paid by February 28.
During our meetings we plan fly-fishing related activities, hear fishing reports or a guest speaker, show a fly-fishing video, demonstrate knot tying, practice fly-casting or learn how to tie new flies.
Annual "Poisson Gras" Fishing Tournament - Postponed - we are watching the weather to reschedule - stay tuned!
December "Dirty Santa" Party - Tuesday, December 1 - Our annual Holiday cut throat gift exchange, OSYC hors d'oeuvres, cash bar plus 2016 election of club officers.
December Chandeleur Trip - December 10 or 17 - we are putting together a 3-4 day trip via email with the membership - a great time to fly fish out there - first come first served - contact Rod at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bayou Heron Trip - date TBA ~ December - Kayaks and boats - great marsh sight fishing nearby in the NEER on the Alabama - Mississippi state line.
Annual Banquet and Charity Auction - Saturday, January 9 - great food, great auction items, and a great time - don't miss your chance to win some great fly tackle, member and guide sponsored fishing trips and your choice of a new TFO fly rod - lots of details to follow!
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Newsletter - Don Abrams and contributors have worked very hard to resume publication of the Tippet, one of the best fly fishing newsletters and magazines on the Gulf Coast! Available to all current HOSSFLY members, the Tippet reports on current fishing trips and events and is only as good as the photos and articles you send in. Contact Don at email@example.com. HOSSFLY Casting Clinics - group clinics are scheduled for members by appointment - also individual lessons for a fee, contact Syd Smith, IFFF-MCI at firstname.lastname@example.org. HOSSFLY Calendar for 2015 - to view prospective dates for planned fishing trips and special events for the entire year click on this link to this "Events and Trips" file. Regional Fly Fishing Events - many area clubs hold events which are open to you. See the calendar on our Gulf Coast Council website at gulfcoastfff.org.
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