California Fly Fishing Open
One of our many goals as a fly fishing club is to give back to the community. We created the California Fly Fishing Open with the hope of building stronger ties with fishy fly fishing folks while also giving back to such an amazing community.
Date: September 22, 2018
Tournament Check-In: 7:00 AM at Kern River Fly Shop
Score Card Return: 2:00 PM at Kern River Fly Shop
Tournament Festivities: 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM at Rivernook Campground
All cards must be brought back to the Fly Shop by 2:00 PM sharp.
You may fish the lake, the 20 mile section of the North Fork of Kern River and above the Johnsondale Bridge, so long as your score card is back by 2:00 pm at the Fly Shop. You may use a total of three flies at one time. Indicators/bobbers, split shot, any length leader/tippet and weighted flies are all acceptable. Fish must be caught and not snagged. Flies may not be scented, however regular floatant is allowed. Tenkara rods are OK to use.
Scoring: 100 points per fish caught plus 10 points per inch. Ie, 12” fish is caught. Fish is worth 220 points: 100 pts (per fish) + 120 pts (12” X 10 pt). Please bring your own measuring devise: tape measure, measuring net, etc. and take a photo of your fish.
Eligible Fish: All fish are eligible.