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When I am home in the U.S.A. I spend as much time teaching.
I love teaching, especially with kids.

Each year FCFF is asked to teach a casting class for the Great Bay TU and Amy's Treat event.

I am a lucky man to be able to teach so many people, from all over the world.
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Youth-Family Lessons = Mom, Dad, Grandma, and Kids.
We have hundreds and hundreds of hours working with children and women.
The end of a E.I. Fly 1X class, but the beginning of a new chapter in their lives. 

We use a variety of teaching tools.
We stress the basics and teach you what to buy and what to stay away from.
On vacation in NH?  These folks from Ohio had a 2-3 hour casting course, a lunch break, and then a 3 hour lesson on the water.  The ladies caught most of the fish!
Our classes are designed to take things one step at time.  E.I. Fly 1X casting class on land, and then...

We hit the water for more lessons and lots of fun.  
It's not all about catching fish = father and son creating a new family hobby.
E.I. Fly 1X beginner casting class = tends to bring out the best in people.
Lucas 1st Trout.  1st Brown Trout on a dry fly.  Photo by FCFF.


Lucas 2nd Trout. Photo by FCFF


FCFF and Greg with his first Cocheco River Brown Trout.  Photo by FCFF


FCFF and Greg with his beautiful Brown Trout.  Photo by FCFF.


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Friend of FCFF, J. Zondanos with a beautiful Sustut River Steelhead. British Columbia
Friend of FCFF, .J. Zondanos from Australia with nice Copper River Steelhead.  British Columbia

Friend of FCFF, J. Zondanos with a Copper River Coho.  British Columbia


Copper River Steelhead. British Columbia.  Photo taken by J. Zondanos.

Friend of FCFF, Jean Pothier with a Bulkley River Chrome.  Photo by J. Pothier.

Fishing and Camping. Cook Inlet, AK



FCFF very 1st Arctic Grayling


Pink Salmon are in!  Photo by FCFF
FCFF at the Seward Silver Derby.  If you catch a pre-tagged fish, you cold win $50K. Photo by FCFF


For most folks, charter boats offer the best value for the family. Photo by FCFF


H.Brown with his 1st Alaskan Rainbow Trout on Montana Creek. Photo by FCFF


 FCFF on the Russian River.  1st Sockeye on the fly for H. Brown. Photo by FCFF


Shrimp for Lunch?  Photo by FCFF


1st Silver on the fly in open ocean.  Photo by FCFF


A very small Halibut.  Anything over 50lbs and the captain gets out the shot gun.  Photo by FCFF


Kenai 25" Rainbow.  No BS, it was caught on the 1st cast.  Photo by FCFF


Kenai River Sockeye.  Limit is 3 per person.  She was done in 10 minutes.  Photos by FCFF


Retired master fishing & hunting guide Roland Cusson.  61lbs Kenai River King.  Record is 97lbs


Life and death are the way of life in Alaska. Photo by FCFF


Cordova Silver.  Ibeck River.  Fly from Mossy's Fly Shop, Anchorage, AK. Photo by FCFF


Cordova Silvers on the Ibeck River.  Photo by FCFF
Locals consider this to be small. Photo by FCFF


Big or small, Golden Dorado's fight. Photo by FCFF


Locals do eat these, and I must say, they are delicious.Photo by FCFF


Esquina River Delta.  Argentina.  Photos by FCFF


Photo taken by FCFF


Beauty and Power = Golden Dorado.  Esquina, Argentina
Photo by FCFF


FCFF 1st fish on Rio Parana.  Locals call this a Salmon.


FCFF 1st Golden Dorado on Rio Parana.  Argentina


Sunset on Rio Parana.  Photo by FCFF




FCFF on Rio Parana.  Argentina.  


Guide Peto on Rio Parana with Golden Dorado.  


FCFF on Atnarko River.  One of the best small rivers for Salmon and Trout...oh, and Grizzly's


FCFF on the Bella Coola River catching big "dog-fish"


FCFF at the Chum Hole in Bella Coola, BC


FCFF getting a turn on the Spey Rod.  Bella Coola, BC


FCFF loves First Nation Art


FCFF...we saw a solid black wolf in Bella Coola, BC.




FCFF on the Campbell River.  Vancouver Island, BC


FCFF with a Pink Salmon on the Campbell River.
E.I. Fly 3X Client.  1st Fish on the Fly!


FCFF...time to fish!


FCFF and Great Bay TU Trout Camp.


FCFF and CT River Bow.


FCFF and TU student.  1st Fish on the CT River


FCFF and TU student.  Brookies on the dry-fly


FCFF and TU student on CT River.  Caddis Dry-Fly never fails on a warm afternoon in northern NH


FCFF working with the national TU meeting in NH




FCFF working with the national TU meeting in NH


E.I.Fly 4X on Back Lake in northern NH.


FCFF and TU student with large Brook Trout on CT River
FCFF on a spring creek in Argentina


FCFF on Rio Manihuales (upper), Chile


FCFF on Isla de Chiloe, Chile






FCFF on Rio Futaleufu, Chile.  One of my favorite rivers in the world!


FCFF watching the locals fish on Rip Espolon, Chile.  No rods...just coffee cans, line and lures.






FCFF takes a turn on Rio Espolon. Chile




FCFF in secret fishing and camping location.  
FCFF...could spend the rest of my life here


FCFF side trip touring Lago Nahuelhuapi, Argentina


FCFF...tour of Lago Nahuelhuapi.  Highly Recommend.


FCFF atop Catedral.  Bariloche, Argentina


FCFF fishing in Villa Angastura, Argentina


FCFF Friends on the Brule River, WI. Steelhead.  Photo taken by Muskie Country Outfitters


FCFF friends on the Brule River, WI., Steelhead.  Photo taken by Muskie Country Outfitters


FCFF Patagonia D.I.Y Trip. King Salmon. Rio Palena. La Junta, Chile.


FCFF friends on the Great Lakes. Steelhead. Photo taken by Musky Country Outfitters


Brad Bohen with world record Muskie on the fly.  Photo taken by Musky Country Outfitters


FCFF D.I.Y. Trip. Rio Rivadavia. Los Alerces National Park, Argentina


FCFF D.I.Y Trip. "The Channels"  Los Alerces National Park, Argentina


FCFF and Mariano Ravizza and large lake bow. Esquel, Argentina


FCFF in Argentina


FCFF in Argentina


FCFF on CT River. Brown Trout on Chronic Leach.  Northern NH.


FCFF on the Upper CT River located in northern NH


FCFF on the CT River. Incredible markings on this Brown Trout


E.I. 1X lessons on Lake Winnipesaukee.  A quick lesson before his...


first caught fish ever!


FCFF on the Mohawk River. Beautiful Brown on this small river!


FCFF on the CT River in Pittsburgh, NH.  Her first fish on a fly!


FCFF on the Atnarko River, Bella Coola, BC.  Catch and Release taken to a new level.


FCFF on the Bella Coola River, BC.  Monster Chum "Dog-Fish"


FCFF bringing it home at the Chum hole in Bella Coola...be prepared for an epic battle!


FCFF helping out at the Bella Coola Hatchery


FCFF on the Atnarko River. Bella Coola, BC


FCFF on the Atnarko River, Bella Coola, BC. Nice king on a 6wt and #10 Zug-Bug! 


FCFF searching for ocean Salmon onVancouver Island, BC.


FCFF scouting rivers on Vancouver, Island.  You can't see them, but the river is loaded with Salmon


FCFF bringing it home.  King Salmon on the Birkenhead River, BC.  
FCFF and King Salmon.  Birkenhead River, BC.
FCFF clients with Argentina Brown

FCFF clients with Argentina Rainbow


FCFF Spey Casting at the Boca del Chimehuin.  Argentina


FCFF clients 1st day and 1st brown on  Rio Chimehuin, Argentina


FCFF Patagonia Brown 


FCFF Patagonia moon and volcano


One of FCFF favorite "dry'fly" rivers.  Rio Malleo.  Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF. Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF Brown from the lake.  Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF and guide C.Olsen. Rio Chimehuin Brown Trout.  Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF River Brown Trout.  Rio Alumine.  Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF and Rio Alumine Brown.  Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF pre-float transfer on Rio Chimehuin. Patagonia. Argentina


FCFF and Patagonia Argentina Rainbow


FCFF's practice: 99.9% of all fish caught in Patagonia are released


FCFF Golden Dorado.  Northern Argentina


FCFF Golden Dorado.  Bolivia


FCFF Golden Dorado.  Bolivia


FCFF in Bolivia


FCFF...Amazing to think this was caught on a fly




FCFF and friends on Rio Juramento Dorado




FCFF on the "Delta." Esquina, Argentina


FCFF and Miss NH stocking Cocheco River in Dover, NH


FCFF and Miss NH working on the Cocheco River


 E.I. 1x Fly Lessons.  Cocheco River.  Dover, NH


E.I. Fly 3x on the Cocheco River.  Dover, NH


FCFF. Cocheco River Brown Trout.  Dover, NH


Master Fisherman


FCFF. Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF. Patagonia, Argentina




FCFF client with Patagonia, Argentina Brown


FCFF goes North...Mt. McKinley Alaska.




FCFF caught and released on Montana Creek, AK






FCFF and clients on the Kenai River, Alaska






E.I. Fly 4X.  Alaska Grayling


FCFF. Alaska Grayling


FCFF. Alaska Grayling


FCFF on the Klutina River. Sockeye caught on a stone fly!


FCFF watching the Pink Salmon run. Valdez, AK


FCFF inValdez, AK


FCFF 1st Silver/Coho on the fly from the beach. Valdez, AK


E.I.Fly 4X.  Ibeck River.  Cordova, AK


FCFF on the Ibeck River.  Silver/Coho Salmon.  Cordova, AK




FCFF on the Skeena River.  Steelhead/Chrome.  Terrace, BC


FCFF on the Skeena River.  Steelhead/Chrome.  Terrace, BC


E.I.Fly 4X. Skeena River Steelhead.  Terrace, BC


FCFF on the North Fork Flathead River.  Glacier National Park, MT


FCFF 1st West Slope Cut Throat Rainbow.  Glacier National Park, MT
FCFF on Rio Palena, Chile.  1st Chilean King Salmon


FCFF on Isla Chiloe.  Boats built by hand!




FCFF on Rio Futaleufu, Chile.  Salmon and Trout Paradise


FCFF working on farm in Chile


FCFF on Rio Rivadavia, Argetina


FCFF on Rio Rivadavia.  Didn't not want to leave!
FCFF on Lago Yelcho, Chile.  Some of the best lakes/rivers in the world
Spent days with this beginner teaching him E.I. Fly on Patagonia Rivers.  This is his first fish on the fly ever!


FCFF secret hole produces another chunky bow.  Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF and MT fly-fisherman hunting down big bows in crystal clear desert Patagonia river


FCFF on the oars...no other feeling better than being on the oars


FCFF stalking browns in back channels. Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF on the lower Colon Cura


Just Amazing to watch




FCFF loves river fishing, but to leave Patagonia without a day on an Andean lake is a big mistake.  Largest lake bow last year was 29"




FCFF knows all the wading spots on the upper Chimehuin River.  Patagonia, Argentina


When these bloom, the hills look as though they are on fire!  


The locals hate them, but FCFF loves them.  Perca is a native Patagonian fish...and they can get up to 10-15lbs. 


FCFF friend from Chile.  He body was destroyed after 4 days of fishing, but his will kept him going


FCFF with a Rio Chimehuin Brown.  Caught in less than 18" of water.


FCFF in Patagonia.  Wind, Sun, Rain and late Spring snow. All melted by lunch time.


Tired of fishing, FCFF encourages folks to explore


FCFF on the Upper Alumine. Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF...no fast food.  Please pass the goat balls.  No joke, G.B's are a Patagonia delicacy!


FCFF...no bears and blood sucking bugs, but wild boars...yes!


FCFF and 5.0 feet tall fishing machine


FCFF on another chunky Patagonia Brown Trout.


FCFF...our program is not all about fishing


FCFF...in Patagonia, many times, you'll have the entire river to yourself 


FCFF on back channels on Rio Alumine. Patagonia, Argentina


FCFF on back channels off Rio Alumine.  Patagonia, Argentina
FCFF in N. Argentina.  Things are a bit different here


FCFF in N. Argentina.  Again, things are different here


Things are very different in N. Argentina.  Photo by FCFF


Northern Dorado Epi-Center.  Photo taken by FCFF


Looking below.  Photo taken by FCFF


Holy Dorados!  Photo by FCFF
A busy spot on Rio Juramento in N. Argentina.  Photo by FCFF


Brown water and beautiful Golden Dorado.  Photo by FCFF


Photo taken by friends at Juramento Fly Fishing
Do not miss the ocean path in Ucluelet, BC.  Whales, Sunset, Moon & Amazing Views.  Photo by FCFF
Friend of FCFF, Argentina guide ex-olympic rower, G. Sarthou with happy client.


The fishing can be amazing in Patagonia, but the views will always amaze you.  Photo by FCFF