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!
April Outing: Santa Ana River 4/18
Join us for a local day trip to the Santa Ana River. Small water fishing with some hiking. Pre-trip Wednesday, April 15, 7pm to discuss small stream tactics and equipment plus carpooling.
2nd April Outing: Pyramid Lake, 4/16-19
Fish for giant cutthroat trout at Lake Pyramid in Nevada. See February Target Talk for details or contact Marc Bonvouloir or Paul Nakamura.
3rd April Outing: LA River, 4/21, 8-11am
Fish our local LA River for Carp. Pre-trip prior to the Nooner Lunch, 4/15 and prior to the Santa Ana River pre-trip, 4/15, 6:30pm.
Annual Rod Building Class, Tuesdays 4/14, 5/12-5/26, 7pm
If you’ve ever wanted to build your own fly rod, this is your chance. You buy the materials and we supply the know how. Orientation is Tuesday 4/14 and the building portion is 5/12-5/26. Contact Eddie Madrid for details and to find out if there is still space available.
Nooner Lunch: Wednesday, April 15, Noon
Join us for our monthly lunch and start your new year right. Held the third Wednesday of the month, this is a great way to meet new members and enjoy a good meal in the company of others. Bring a desert if you can.
Monthly Meeting: Awards and Installation Dinner, Sunday, April 26, 5pm
Join us for a wonderful BBQ dinner followed by the installation of the new board of directors and announcement of our various fishing and casting awards. Don’t forget to get your entries in for largest fish (see roster for details).
The dinner will be Sunday, April 26th at 5pm the Long Beach Casting Club Clubhouse. See Target Talk for appetizer details. Details.
Club Casts: Sundays 9am
You know you need to practice your casts and our Sunday casts are just the ticket. We have targets to aim at and lots of experienced casters happy to improve your technique. Don’t wait until your next trip and be sorry. Scheduled casting games resume in June but feel free to use the pond in the meantime.
Fly Tying Forum: Wednesday’s at 7pm
We’ve started a weekly fly tying forum to provide members with a chance to learn new techniques and flies or to just show up and tie what you like/need. Contact Howard Uller 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!