4th “ANNUAL SALTWATER FLY FISHING CONCLAVE”
Sponsored by THE “SALTWATER FLY ANGLERS OF DELAWARE” (sfaod.com)
The event is free and is scheduled to bring together fly anglers and clubs to fish our area’s waters. Help us to make this event a success by attending and adding your own expertise! Fish possibilities are stripers, blues, weaks, shad, flounder and croakers. The event date is Oct. 16, 17, and 18, 2009.
The Sand Palace motel in Dewey Beach (Error! Bookmark not defined.) has been selected to accommodate visiting anglers,(if needed), and a special rate for the Conclave has been negotiated. Rate for Friday or Saturday is $59.00 + 8% tax per night; Sunday is $35.00 + 8% tax.
Reservations are to be made by each interested individual at their own cost by mentioning that you are with the Saltwater Fly Anglers of Delaware Conclave to get the special rate. The motel phone number for reservations is (302) 227-4000 or 800-775-SAND.
Please notify Don Avondolio, (302) 937-9487 or Joe Schmoyer, (302) 226-2442 or Ric Ranalli Error! Bookmark not defined. to provide adequate club preparation and for any questions about the event.
IMPORTANT: Any non Delaware resident angler must obtain a fishing permit for $12.50 + a free FIN number to fish in our waters. For exact details, see dnrec in any search engine for Division of Fish & Wildlife Portal. Also note - TAX FREE SHOPPING THRUOUT DE.
The Hospitality Suite for all anglers attending at the Sand Palace will be open from Friday at 3 PM to 10 PM and Saturday at 7 AM to 10 PM.
Our Suite will be cleaned up Sunday morning prior to 11AM, so there will be someone there for reports. Those who are able to fish Sunday morning can report any catches via cell phone or e-mail after that. The event will terminate when the last person’s fly leaves the water on Sunday!
Hospitality Room Features:
1 - FREE coffee, soda, water and snacks
2 - Raffle Prizes
3 - Fly tying of local patterns by club individuals
4 – FREE guiding and instruction on local beach spots
5 - FREE map showing fishing locations
6 - Cell phone communication with room regarding where fish are immediately located.