The 2017 HFFA Bluegill Outing will be held at Lake Wapello (State Park) near Drakesville, IA,┬áMay 19, 20 and 21. The campground is right on the lake and you can leave your boat tied up. Lake Wapello has gone through a major renovation and the campgrounds have seen improvements also. They have cabins for those […]

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April 22 HFFA Workday at Manchester: Come out this Saturday morning to the IDNR Manchester Hatchery (22693 205th Ave., Manchester, IA) to assist with building bank hides for installation in area streams. We’ll get started at 9:00am. Sturdy clothing, shoes, and gloves are suggested. We will wrap up around Noon with lunch to follow. Related: […]

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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
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By supporting HFFA's projects you help better the communities and environment 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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