Fly-tying competition in Basalt | AspenTimes.com

Fly-tying competition in Basalt

The second annual Iron Fly Competition will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Jan. 26 at Riverside Grill in Basalt.

The event is hosted by the Roaring Fork Conservancy and Roaring Fork Valley Fly Fishing Club.

Iron Fly is a fly-tying event combined with some friendly competition. Competitors are provided with secret and funky materials that must be used in each fly. New this year is a youth division for ages 16 and under, from 6 to 6:30 p.m.

Competitors must bring a fly-tying vice and fly-tying tools and be willing to share some supplies with fellow competitors. Fly-tying materials will be provided.

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The Kids Division is limited to the first 10 who register. The Adult Division is limited to the first 25 who register.

Spectators and competitors can pre-register at http://www.roaringfork.org/events.

The suggested donation is $5 at the door for spectators and $20 for competitors.

For more information, contact Tom Skutley at 970-379-9114 or rfvffc@gmail.com.


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