San Jose Flycasters February 10, 2010 Monthly Meeting and Program
The February 10, 2010 meeting starts at 7:20 PM and will feature a program presented by Ken Hanley titled “Canadas Big Grabs"
Ken Hanley is a CA DFG licensed guide and has been conducting fishing and adventure specialty programs since 1970. Over 14,000 students have taken advantage of Ken’s varied programs both in the field and on the water. His award-winning instructional programs are well respected throughout the adventure industry; entertaining, information packed, inspirational, and always professional. I welcome the privilege to work with your organization. He’s a founding member of the “Pacific Pro Surf Association.”
In 2005, Ken was inducted into the NCC/FFF Fly Fishing Hall of Fame.
Ken is one of the most patient men you will ever meet. He has a passion for our sport that is unrivaled. Ken makes fly fishing easy and gives it to you in a "no mystique" easy to understand language that keeps it fun. His approach and down to earth techniques for teaching make for an eye-opening fishing experience.
Unparalleled enthusiasm with a strong giving nature makes Ken Hanley one of the most desirable and sought after teachers of fly fishing.
Ken’s instructional DVD’s cover a variety of gamefish; from saltwater salmon to largemouth bass. Ken is the author of seven books. He also writes and photographs for national and regional publications in the outdoor industry.
Ken’s extensive field experience spans the globe; from the highest peaks in Tibet and the Himalaya, to the remote wilderness regions of Asia, New Zealand, Mexico, Europe, and North America.
From panfish to roosterfish, Ken has caught over 90 different species of fresh and saltwater gamefish.
Ken holds numerous Pro Staff positions, and is sponsored by the following companies: SAGE, SIMMS, Patagonia, Daiichi, Renzetti, and Umpqua.