Welcome

Welcome to the Long Beach Casting Club. If you like fly fishing, or want to learn more about fly casting, fly tying or rod building, you’re at the right place. Browse the website to find out more about us!

Monthly Meeting:  Jim Cox on the John Day River, January 26, 2017 at 7:00pm

We are privileged to have Jim Cox come back to the Club at our monthly meeting, Thursday January 26th, to share with us his experiences on this magnificent John Day River in Oregon.  Jim is Director of Donor Relations for Western Rivers Conservancy, and the presentation is entitled
“Fly Fishing Oregon’s Wild and Scenic John Day River.” Details.

Nooner Lunch: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Come and join us for our Nooner Lunch on January 18 (Note: 3rd Wednesday of the month) at Noon.

Menu will be announced at later date.
Appreciate if you can bring a desert of your choice.

Hope to see you there!

Southwestern Tournament: Hosted by Long Beach Casting Club, February 18 and 19

The Long Beach Casting Club will be hosting the 2017 Southwestern Tournament on February 18 and 19, 2017.  Click here for the Tournament Registration Form.

Guests may stay, with a group discount rate, at the Hotel Current  (previously named the Guest House Hotel), http://www.hotelcurrent.com/, 5325 East Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, California 90804, ask for the Long Beach Casting Club Group Block rate.  Call the hotel, (562) 597-1341, send an email (click here for the hotel registration form) to nia@hotelcurrent.com, or send a fax (click here for the hotel registration form) to (562) 597-5171 for reservations at the group block discount rate.

Volunteers are needed to make this a successful event, please contact Colin Kumabe, (562) 221-9418, or email ckumabe@hotmail.com.  Click here to view the volunteer sign-up sheet.

Club Casts: Sundays at 9:00am

Preparation for our next trip starts with a tune-up on casting techniques.  Join us for Sunday casts, better yet, gather your fishing buddies for a friendly round of the Trout Fly game!  We have new targets in the pond for use anytime.  The Club Casts will start at 9:00am on Sundays, October 9 and 23, November 6 and 20.  Coffee and donuts served to all.  Hopefully, your skills will be sharpened for your next trip, perhaps for the next tournament?  The Long Beach Casting Club will be hosting the South Western Casting Tournament on February 17 and 18, 2017.

Fly Tying Forum: Wednesday’s at 7pm

Our weekly fly tying forum provides members with a chance to learn new techniques and flies or to just show up and tie what they like/need. Contact David Boyer for details.

LBCC Library List Now Available

The list of books and DVD’s available for check-out from the club library is now viewable online. We’ve had a large number of recent additions so download the list and make your selections. A searchable LBCC Library Catalog is now available for download.

EVERYONE IS WELCOME! You do not have to be a member to participate in most of our activities, including our monthly Club Trips.

Check out our newsletter for more information on our plethora of upcoming events!

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