Duranglers 2016 Fly Fishing Festival Schedule

3 March 2016
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3 March 2016, Comments: 0

2015 Duranglers Fishing Fest Flier

DURANGLERS 2016 FLY FISHING FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

APRIL 1 & 2, 2016

JOIN US AND OUR INDUSTRY FRIENDS FOR TWO
DAYS OF FUN, EDUCATION, CLINICS, DEALS AND DEMOS

FRIDAY APRIL 1, 2016

Double Tree Hotel – Animas Room  Social 6:30-7:00 PM / Presentation 7:00-8:30PM  Taylor Edrington “The Arkansas:  N America’s Longest Gold Medal River”   Taylor owns and operates Royal Gorge Anglers just outside of Canyon City.  He literally grew up on the Arkansas River giving him incredible insight on this resource.  Join us for an informative presentation on how, when and why to fish the Arkansas.

SATURDAY APRIL 2, 2016

*The first 30 people through the doors get a free bag of swag! One of them has a special surprise, a $100 Gift Card.  Doors open 8am.

*Door Buster sales on a wide selection of items!  Take advantage of the Great Deals.

*Free Drawings throughout the day for some great stuffThe grand prize drawing will be at 4:00 PM for a free-guided float trip with Duranglers on the Rio Grande River!  The more events you attend the better your chance to win.

*Meet our Product Representatives who would love to talk about their products and help you take advantage of store specials.

 

Schedule of Events – Saturday, April 2, 2015

Duranglers  9:00-9:45 AM  Van Rollo “Sage Rods: Perfecting Performance For 35 Years”  Van has been our Sage Sales Rep for over 30 years and will give you the knowledge to choose the perfect rod.

Duranglers  9:00-11:00 PM  Mike Sulkoski “Fly Tying Demo”  Mike is along time guide and a great fly tier.  He will be in the shop wrapping bugs so stop by to watch, learn and ask questions.

Duranglers  10:30-11:15 AM  Scott Harkins “Getting The Simms Perfect Fit”  Scott is our Simms Sales Rep and will help you understand how to choose the perfect wading products for you.  He will also talk about how proper layering is critical for comfort.

Santa Rita Park  12:00 Noon   “Lunch On Duranglers”

Santa Rita Park  12:00-2:00 PM  Van Rollo and Frank Smethurst  “Casting With Van & Frank”  These guys are two of the best casters around so head to the park for casting tips and demo a wide variety of single and 2 handed Sage & Scott Rods.

Santa Rita Park  12:00-2:00 PM  Scott Harkins  “Simms Boot Demo”  Scott is our Sales Rep for Simms and will be at the park with wading boots to demo.  Compare studs vs no studs and vibram against felt in the Animas.  It’s a bit early for wet wading so bring your waders.

Duranglers  2:30-3:30 PM  Frank  “Precision Rigging For SW Colorado”  Frank has some great new ideas that will give you the tools needed to become a better angler.

Duranglers 4:00 PM  Grand Prize Drawing For a Float Trip On The Rio Grande

Durango Art Center             2016 Fly Fishing Film Tour

Doors Open 7:00 PM             Discounted Tickets at Duranglers

Show Starts 8:00 PM

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Andy McKinley
Andy manages Duranglers Flies and Supplies online store and web content. When he is not plugging away in the basement of Duranglers, he can be found in the shop talking weird flies, throwing spey casts for few fish, eating pizza, drinking coffee, painting, and raising a family in Southwest Colorado.

His fly fishing writings have been published on blogs such as the Daily Drake and Simms Wading Room.

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