Coastal Flyrodders

A Northern New Jersey Saltwater Flyfishing Club whose primary goal is to have fun and learn as much as possible from one another about great east coast saltwater fly fishing and anywhere else that affords fly fishing for big fish.


Meetings are held 7:30PM the third Tuesday of every month at the Christian Health Care Center301 Sicomac Ave, Wyckoff, NJ 07481 If you have questions about any meeting please post it on the message board and we will answer you.

2017 Program Schedule

Andrew Warshawer

February 21, 2017

Andrew returns to Coastal for a night of flytying. He has some of the most beautiful flies you will ever see, just ask Bob Popovics and he will attest to his talents. We will be doing dinner at the Barn from 6:00-7:00, all are welcome to join us.

Elias Vaisberg

March 21, 2017

Elias Vaisberg has been fishing NYC waters for over ten years and kayak fishing for over eight. He fishes on a Hobie Outback and knows all the hot spots in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the City Island areas. He has won the Jamaica Bay Kayak Fishing Tournament in 2013 and 2014 allowing him to compete in Australia and Holland in the annual Hobie Fishing Worlds tournament. In 2015 he competed in the NEKF Striper Shootout and won the open division with a 51" C&R striped bass (over 50lbs). Local fishing accomplishments include bay side kayak striped bass to 50lbs and three summer flounder over ten pounds via kayak.

John McMurray

April 18, 2017

John will talk on offshore fishing, with a focus on the light-tackle, and potential flyfishing aspect. He will also talk about fall patterns, and will touch on the late fall/early winter bluefin run we’ve been experiencing. And of course he's going to give us the latest conservation news.

Jack Skelley

May 16, 2017

Jack Skelley will give a presentation on Atlantic Salmon Flies and How to Fish Them. He will also speak on some of the great rivers in Canada.

Ed Jaworowski

June 20, 2017

The one and only Ed Jaworowski come back to help with your casting and impart some great tips. Be sure to look out for the casting clinic as well

Tom Gilmore

September 19, 2017

Founding Father of Coastal Tom Gilmore will speak on Wild Trout Streams in PA. Tom aside from founding this club, has also done some good things and written many excellent books on tuna, albies and trout fished. An accomplished author, lecturer and fisherman, it should be an excellent evening.

Peter Douma

October 17, 2017

Peter Douma is on the pro staff of Century rods. He has been fishing Monmouth county for a long time and has keen interest in finding fish along the shores we all know and some we don't. He will explain where and how to find fish.

Tim Flagler

November 21, 2017

Tim is a professional videographer and passionate fly fisherman along with being an excellent tyer. He will share some videos with us and tye a few flies.

Christmas Party

December 19, 2017

Annual Coastal Christmas Party and raffle. A fun evening with some good food and prizes

Events for the year

Date Description Place Buy
Fri January 27, 2017 Somerset Fly Fishing Show NJ Convention Center Somerset NJ
Sat February 04, 2017 Ice Fishing Contest Longwood Lake, Jefferson NJ
Sat February 11, 2017 Tim O'Neill Fly Tying Class Christian Healthcare Center, Wyckoff NJ
Sat February 25, 2017 Ramsey Cabin Fever Day Succasunna Store
Fri April 07, 2017 Annual Dinner 6:30 pm Meadows Golf Club, 79 Two Bridges Rd, Lincoln Park NJ 07035
Sun April 23, 2017 Housatonic Trip 1 Milford Point Rd, Milford, CT
Tue May 02, 2017 Plum Island Wade In Sandy Hook, NJ
Sat May 06, 2017 Annual One Fly Tournament Atlantic Highlands Municipal Marina, NJ


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Membership is $50.00 per year. You can mail a check to Coastal Flyrodders P.O Box 1402, Morristown, NJ 07962 or use simply use Paypal. You also need to sign the Membership Application.

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