Friday, October 11, 2013

Orvis Yorktown Event

Jason Hearle, the Manager of the Orvis Store in Yorktown Mall, located in Lombard, IL, has invited NIFT members and friends to a special event. 


Thursday, October 17  6pm-8pm

DRIFT 6pm – 8pm
One of the local clubs Dupage River Fly Tyers (DRIFT) will have some members on hand to tie some of their favorite trout flies for the Midwest. Whether a beginner or seasoned tyer you will want to come see some of the patterns these guys tie!

NIFT 6pm – 8pm
One of our other local clubs, Northern Illinois Fly Tyers (NIFT), will also have some members on hand to tie some of their favorite warmwater flies. Whether it’s bass, panfish, carp, or toothy critters you are after, stop by and check out some of the flies these guys are trying to fool the warm water species. You will probably learn a few new tricks as well.

Driftless Area Trout Fishing 6:15pm – 6:45pm 
Wisconsin’s only Orvis-Endorsed Guide, Dave Barron will be sharing tips, techniques, flies and strategies for catching trout in the Driftless Area. Regardless if you are novice to expert, you are sure to gain some useful insight from this seminar.

Wisconsin River Smallies 7pm – 7:30pm 
The Wisconsin River is home to some of the best smallmouth bass fishing in the Midwest. Special guest and Orvis-Endorsed Guide Dave Barron will be here to share some of his secrets to success for these wily fish. Come and see why Dave is considered one of the top Orvis-Endorsed Guides in the country.

If you like fly tying and fishing - join us!

Orvis Yorktown is located in the Yorktown Mall. Directions - click here.

306 Yorktown Center
The Shops on Butterfield
Lombard, IL 60148
Phone: 630-932-6573

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