About Us


Welcome to the Great Lakes Council of
Fly Fishers International

The voice of fly fishing in Michigan, Indiana, NW Ohio and Southwestern Ontario.

Fly Fishers International (FFI) and its Councils are the only organized advocates for fly fishers on the national and regional level. The FFI is an organization was founded in Eugene, Oregon in 1965. It was formed to give fly fishing a unified voice, to promote fly fishing as a method of angling and to protect and expand fly fishing opportunities. The FFI is now international in scope with active memberships throughout the world. The FFI has hundreds of member clubs and thousands of  individual members.

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Please support our 2022 priorities

We need your help to raise funds for two major priorities: the James D. Schramm Scholarship and critical bank erosion on the Pere Marquette River.

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North Branch Boys 2022 banquet and auction

The North Branch Boys Fly Fishing Club would like to invite you to its 2022 banquet and auction.

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Some fly-tying resources for you

As part of your membership to FFI, we’re passing along a few fly-tying resources you may find useful.

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Tie-a-Thon wants you to tie flies for charity

In 2006, Tim Scott and Terry Wittorp started the Tie-a-Thon to supply donated flies to other non-profit organizations that need them for therapeutic and recreational camps to teach fly fishing.

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