If you are interested in rivers, ecology, fishing, or something for homeschooling the kids, this online learning opportunity is for you.
The Coalition for the Deschutes and Deschutes Redbands Chapter of Trout Unlimited would like to invite you to join us via Zoom for a presentation with the entertaining, edifying, and endearing aquatic ecologist, Dr. Jerry Freilich.
When: Wednesday, April 22nd, 5:00 – 6:30 pm, including time for Q & A
Via Zoom. Join the meeting here. (This link is all you need.)
Rivers are like eyeglasses. Glasses appear transparent and utterly simple, yet the subtle curves of a lens are anything but simple. Likewise,…
Wednesday Feb 26th, 530pm – 830pm at Fly & Field Outfitters in Bend.
Griff Marshall will go over what to expect from Central Oregon’s rivers as we start to ease out of winter and into spring. Learn about each of the different rivers and their current fishing activity. You’ll also meet some other people interested in fishing.
Wednesday Feb 12th, 6pm in Bend Fly and Field Outfitters is hosting an appreciation for everyone who appreciates fishing and our scenic rivers and lakes in Central Oregon. Come learn about fishing and hang out with people who love this amazing place we call home. More INFO HERE.
Wednesday Jan 22 Fly and Field Outfitters host another of its Fly and Field University series. Hear from Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologist on the current state of Oregon’s waterways, their health and fish populations. Presentation is at Fly and Field Outfitters 6pm – 8pm. More INFO HERE.
Typically one of the busiest educational events of the year, this is one you do not want to miss! As many can imagine, Griff spends most of his summer guiding, while the offseason is his treasured time to chase fish around Central Oregon. Unfortunately, many of the fisheries we frequent in the summer are closed. So, you have to get creative with angling opportunities at times. Grab a spot at one of our last Fly and Field University events of the year!
With summer flying by, it is almost time to switch out that trout gear for your steelhead gear. Join us at the shop August 13th, for an educational series on steelhead fishing in Central Oregon. Join Dave Merrick, as he chats about steelhead, the gear, and the techniques we use while pursuing steelhead. Dave has decades of experience on the Lower Deschutes River and has plenty of knowledge to share! Be sure to bring your own chair! We will have the cold beer. See you there! More INFO HERE!
When: Tuesday Aug 13
Where: Cabin 22 Bend
Central Oregon has some of the best fly fishing in the west. Do you want to learn how to get started or learn more about fly fishing rivers in Central Oregon? Fly and Field Outfitters host their Fly and Field University series and folks this is a great resource to learn about this sport. Learn MORE HERE!
When: Tuesday June 11th
Where: Fly & Field Outfitters 35 SW Century Dr.
Here’s what will be covered. Rivers can be quite intimidating when it comes to learning hatches, reading water, understanding basic trout behavior and most definitely, your fly and gear selection. Join guide, Bob Smith for an evening of learning strategies and tips for fly fishing for trout in…
The 15th Annual Fly Swap is here!!! We will sell your fly fishing gear and equipment for cash or credit toward NEW product. MORE INFO HERE!
Saturday and Sunday April 6 and 7, at Fly and Field Outfitters Bend
The sale begins at 8am on April 6th! We will be open from 8am-5pm on Saturday, April 6th and 8am-3pm on Sunday, April 7th. There will be great deals on used gear as well as new gear. With in-store savings from 20%-70% on select rods, reels, waders, boots, clothing, hats and more!
Fly and Field University- Chubby Chernobyl Tying Night with Dean McNaught
Right in time for salmonfly season! Get on down to Fly & Field Outfitters for an evening of learning how to tie one of the most popular salmonfly patterns, the Chubby Chernobyl. Fishing guide Dean, will be leading the instruction. Bring your vise, tools, and materials! Class size is limited to 8, so be sure to RSVP. More INFO HERE!
When: Thursday March 21 – 6p-8p
Where: Fly and Field Outfitters, Bend
The Lower Deschutes opens in late April and we are ready to go. We know it is a bit early, but this is the time of year to get your mind in the right place. Guide Service Manager Griff Marshall has just about a decade of guiding the Deschutes salmonfly hatch. Bring a chair, a buddy, and come learn a thing or two from Griff.
More INFO HERE!
Where: Fly and Field Outfitters Bend
When: Wednesday March 13th 6-8pm