United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Inc.

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UFTRI Flies can be found in the Fly Picture Catalog  (where they appear on a number of pages) and the Fly Pattern Index (where they are all listed alphabetically on one page.)
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        UFTRI Partners

Please support these businesses as they 
always support UFTRI.
Click on the links below to go to their website

Fin and Feather Outfitters
3520 Quaker Lane 
North Kingstown, RI 02852

Bear's Den Fly Fishing Co.
34 Robert W Boyden Rd
Taunton, MA 02780

Simple Techniques You Can Apply Every Time 
You Get On the Vise

With a little practice, anyone can tie some flies that catch fish, but there are some real meaningful differences in a seasons tyers patterns vs a beginners. In this free guide from The Catch & The Hatch, we'll walk you through three simple ways to tie better flies each and every time regardless the patterns. 

​                                                                          Allen
                                                                   The Catch and The Hatch

Click HERE to read and download the Free Guide on Tying Better Flies

April Meeting
April 5, 2023 at 6:30 pm
Knights of Columbus 
475 Sandy Lane Warwick, RI

It is with a heavy heart that we let you know of the passing of one of our long time members- Gene Bates.  He died late on Sunday March 12.  We will let you know when we hear any information on services. 

Tyers for the April Meeting are:​

​Ed Lombardo- Two Hexagenia patterns-Dun and Emerger 

Wes Wyatt- Cinder Worm

Bill Murphy-  E-Z Squid

Scott Travers- Stone Fly

John McCall- warm water flies


Dave Pollack  and Ray Stachelek are looking for instructors for the cinder worm hatch class in May.  If you are interested, send Marisa Podbros a message at marisa_podbros@fws.gov.  or call her at 401-213-4400.

Tying sessions will be May 2 & 9 6:30-8:30 pm at the Kettle Pond Visitors Center in Charlestown, RI
Fishing will be on May 20, 4 pm to dark at Ninigret in Charlestown

​If you are interested in participating in the workshop as a student, please contact Marisa at the email or phone above.
Tying Better Flies