Invasive Species Workdays. This summer, HFFA is teaming with the Driftless Chapter of TU and the NE Iowa RC&D on an exciting and sorely needed Japanese knotweed eradication project. This project requires volunteer fieldwork along Paint Creek and will (hopefully) produce tangible results.

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Another volunteer opportunity in Manchester, IA on June 9. Iowa DNR Manchester Hatchery staff will host a youth day June 9 at at Schram Park, 120 Schram Drive, Manchester, IA, covering all types of fishing, and HFFA has been invited to demonstrate fly tying and casting. They are expecting 50 kids for this event. We […]

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The HFFA is an affiliate of the Federation of Fly Fishers (FFF), an organization devoted to the promotion of all types of fly fishing and the protection of fly fishing waters and their inhabitants.
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Fly Fishing &
Tying In Iowa

As a HFFA member you will have an abundance of resources and expert help for finding the best combination of time, locations, and flies to land the big one when fly fishing in Iowa.


The HFFA sponsors a number of educational activities including introductory fly fishing and fly tying clinics at several state-wide locations including regional chapters in Dubuque, Cedar Rapids, Quad Cities, and Central Iowa. More Info
Support Local Conservation

By supporting HFFA's projects you help better the communities and enviroments in Iowa. Your contributions help raise awareness and educate the public on fly fishing. And also allows the HFFA to continue to protect Iowa's natural resources and waters.

Click the link below to donate directly to helping HFFA continue this important work.

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Become A Member

The HFFA sponsors a number of meetings and activities for members throughout the year, including the HFFA Annual Meeting which features guest speakers, fly tying demonstrations, special programs on all aspects of fly fishing, a banquet, and a silent auction of fly fishing goods.

Through outings, meeting, tying sessions you have a chance to make new friends, learn about fly fishing.
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