Reports_3

Recent Posts


Tags

Kenny 5 Legs Trout Metolius River Oregon Trout Bum Scientific Anglers Bill Bakke How to Simon Gawesworth Willamette Falls Clackamas River Rogue River Bull Trout Senator Ron Wyden Lahontan Cutthroat Kamchatka Bamboo Rods Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife West Slope Cutthroat Wild fish Steamboat Creek John Day Christmas Jay Nicholas Atlantic Salmon Bonefish Senator Jeff Merkley Bass Mexico Winston Chinook Salmon Carp Prineville Project Healing Waters Redfish Seychelles Mako Shark Salmon-Trout Deschutes River Alliance Outdoor Adventure Day Grand Teton Home Waters for the Holidays Trout Unlimited Casting for Recovery Native Trout Rainbow Trout Fishing License Black Spot Alaska Owyhee River Winston Fly Rods Oregon Back Roads Cuba Boston Whaler Streamers Conway Bowman Catch Magazine Christmas Trees frying pan river John Day River Salmonflies Brian O'Keefe Pyramid Lake Atlantic Salmon Fly Expo Bryan Huskey on-line fly shop Summer Steelhead invasive species PMDs Spring Chinook Willamette Soul River Elk & Sixes Guided Fishing A River Between Us New Zealand Little Creek Outfitters Chum Salmon Southern Coast Tenkara Mountain Goats Lincoln Motor Company Goldenstones Steelhead Sanctuary ODFW Olympic National Park Elk River Coat Drive vintage news Bruce Buckmaster Fly Fishing Film Tour tippet rings Adventure Douglas County Sea-runs Simms Spirit River Rob Crandall Patagonia Dolly Vardon #keepemwet McKenzie Costa Morrish's Fluttering Stone Trask pay it forward Smithers Fly Fishers Club of Oregon Pelton Dam Cutthroat Trout Sea lions Frank Amato Rio Products Fly Fishing Collaborative Rio Fly Lines flies Sage Press Release Redside Rainbow Salmon Watch Permit Willamette River Water Time Outfitters Spey Fishing Tips Argentina Renzetti Jurassic Lake Sage Fly Rods Bulkley Fly Reels Eric Neufeld fly fishing A River for Christmas Trout-a-Thon Parasite Kickstarter native fish Legos Klamath River Deschutes Cookie Lady Mousing Jason Atkinson hatcheries Marty Sheppard Caddis LaFollette homestead Steelhead Columbia River hot water Bauer Fly Reels Maupin Steamboat Inn Sharks Puget Sound G3 Waders Klamath Bill Black Rio Nehalem River Spey-O-Rama Kevin Callaway Invasives Stefan Tritscher Coho Salmon Travalley F3T Craig Montana Trout Bum Road Trip Whitefish Kispiox Deschutes River Poachers Todd Moen Extinction Deschutes National Forest Film Contest Echo Instagram Dry Fly FarBank Native Fish Society Black Friday North Coast: Williamson River Winter Steelhead Salmonfly hatch saltwater Bears Port Orford Oregon CFR Colorado Kenny Morrish Frank Moore "Clipped" Tying Contest Clackamas Pacific ocean Fall River Montana Fishing Report Salmon habitat Road Trip Small Streams Travally Klamath Dams Skaters Twin Bridges Ochoco Creek Sweden Dale La Follette Sr. Brian Silvey Bozeman Florida Keys British Columbia Brown Trout small creeks SA roll cast Roamerica Sandy River Tarpon Blast from the Past Coho Wild Steelhead Coalition Corey Koff Soft Hackles Kate Koff BC Salmon Fly McKenzie River Sea-run Cutthroat Snow Vets Big Trout Green Drakes Abel Reels Green River Mia Sheppard The Creel Bamboo Mending Oregon Trout Trail March Browns Wader Maker Contest Northern California Salmon Keepemwet Fishing North Umpqua Dean Finnerty Klamath Lake Winter Spey Strategies Sea Trout PGE Hardy Reel Redband Trout history Big Bugs Nevada Warm Water Crooked River Trout Spey Metolius boat cleaning stations photography Trailer Trash Thursday Fly Tying Yellowstone Nautilus Reels Lost and Found State of Jefferson

Archive

Camp Water

Camp water is close to home. Here you will find information on stuff happening here in the shop and on our local waters. You'll also find our weekly newsletter feature, Trailer Trash Thursday, a fun collection of fly fishing videos, perfect for a midweek distraction. If you don't get the newsletter, be sure to sign up today!

Clipped Tying Contest Report

Joel La Follette - Wednesday, October 21, 2015
The feathers have settled and the judges have deliberated over the creations produced by the 2015 "Clipped" participants. It was an exciting contest with the playing field leveled by a change in the rules and the abundance of cake induced high energy. In the end, the results showed that you can't bet against the young guns of fly tying. George Marshall and Ian Wildermuth once again rose to the occasion and took home the top prizes with George edging out Ian by just a few points with his stunning Stonefly imitation. Jeff Hollamon rounded out the top three with his stylized Steelhead pattern and promises to share his secret of success at a future Tyer’s Table.

While all of the competitors had to deal with my collection of off-the-wall secret materials, the big surprise of the day was young Madison Tipps who seemed unfazed and very focused throughout her tying session. Madison scored a spiffy new Nautilus Reels T and trucker hat for the Woolly Bugger Award as the youngest entrant in the event. While it may take awhile for her to grow into the T-shirt, she's on her way to challenging the guys in next year's contest. If you want to see the future of fly tying, take a look, it’s right here.

In the celebrity division, Bill Black of Spirit River (our material sponsor) made a valiant effort to take home the glory and bragging rights, but fell short as Eric Neufeld of Raging River Sales garnered more popular votes and took the trophy. When Eric isn’t on the semi-pro fly tying and rodeo circuit he’s changing the world as our Simms/Winston/Nautilus/Airflo/Echo/Umpqua rep. Our thanks to both of these gentlemen and all of the competitors for making this year’s “Clipped” contest a big success. Let’s do it again next year!








1
Contact Us

21570 Willamette Drive West Linn, OR 97068
503.850.4397

2014 Royal Treatment Fly Fishing
Privacy | Legal