Guadalupe River

Welcome to the Austin Fly Fishers

A Member Club of the International Federation of Fly Fishers

  Texas Council

The Austin Fly Fishers is an Austin, Texas fly fishing club open to anyone interested in fly fishing. We are a non-profit organization concerned with conserving local waters and the wildlife that inhabit them, as well as promoting the sport and art of fly fishing. We actively support and contribute to various conservation efforts, charities, and youth programs, both nationwide, and in the Austin area. If you are not yet a member, and would like to learn more about the club, we invite you to attend one of our monthly meetings or participate in one of the many outings we organize throughout the year.


Club Announcements

Club Meetings

Our April meeting is cancelled so members can attend the Fly Fishing Film Tour. See next item for details.

Our monthly meetings are held at the Northwest Recreation Center on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. For those interested, casting instruction and fly tying begin at 6:00. See the Membership page for more details.

Fly Fishing Film Tour, April 17 2014

F3T is coming to Austin again this year. The event will be held at the Paramount Theater on April 17. For more information about this preeminent exhibition of fly fishing cinema, visit the F3T website.

Fly Fishing Expo - June 12-14, 2014

The Texas Council of the International Federation of Fly Fishers are excited to announce the first ever Texas Council Fly Fishing Expo, happening in New Braunfels in June, 2014. The goal of this expo will be to educate the state on how to fly fish Texas, and a wide variety of classes, seminars, and demonstrations will be offered. More information about the expo can be found here.

Monthly Newsletter

Keep up with club activities and upcoming trips by reading the newsletter. It is published each month and is available for download on the newsletter page.

Other Information

Interested in fishing the Llano? Then check out the Llano River Primer, a guide compiled by two of our club's more experienced anglers. In the guide you will find maps, public access points, fly and tackle recommendations, and many other tips that will be useful to anybody who wants to fish this gem of a river located in Central Texas.

Texas Fishing 2014, an online magazine published by the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department is now available for viewing. This magazine provides an array of articles about fishing in Texas, including articles on both freshwater and saltwater fishing.

A new edition of the Texas Bay and Access Guide is now available online. This guide provides detailed information about public access and launch sites along the Texas coast.