Boise Valley Fly Fishers
Since 1971


Improve your nymphing skills --- Meetup

  • 11 Feb 2023
  • 12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Diane Moore Nature Center

Registration is closed

Location      Diane Moore Nature Center

                     Highway 21 Bridge

Date              Saturday, February 11, 2023

Outing Type:

Join us to improve your nymphing skills and chase Mr. Whitefish. Participants are encouraged, but not required, to join the BVFF Virtual Whitefish Derby.  Make sure your Idaho Fishing License is up to date!

The clinic will review different nymphing techniques, including standard indicators, drop-shot and tight-line/euro.  We will go over leader construction, indicators, sighters, and dropper-styles.  There will be some hands-on coaching on different nymphing techniques available.  For more information on chasing Mr. Whitey, see our Education Blog

We are meeting up at the Diane Moore Nature Center, in the parking lot BELOW the HWY-21 bridge (about 1 mile from Lucky Peak). See you on the water! (MAP BELOW)

Check with your local fly shop, for "euro-nymphs". Some starting suggestions are below:

Recommended Flies:
1. #16 Black or Red Zebra Midge
2. #16 Olive Thread Frenchie
3. #18 Rainbow Warrior
4. #16 Frenchie
5. #18 Red Brassie

6. #14 Blowtorch

Fish Species:

Mountain Whitefish


N/A. This is local area meet-up.

Boat/Float Tube access:

Wading is the preferred method.

Wading/Shore Fishing:

Bring your wading staff!

Distance from Boise:

Ten miles


Reminder: Renew your license!

BVFF Host:

Troy Pearse

Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risk, and Indemnity Agreement


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Meet-up to be “On the Water with BVFF” – Hands-On Nymphing Tactics

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injury associated with my participation in the named event.


Contact your BVFF Host or:

Tom Old,

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