About Us


Welcome to the Great Lakes Council


  Fly Fishers International

The voice of fly fishing in Michigan, Indiana and Southwestern Ontario.

Fly Fishers International(FFI) and its Councils are the only organized advocates for fly fishers on the national and regional level. The FFI is an organization was founded in Eugene, Oregon in 1965. It was formed to give fly fishing a unified voice, to promote fly fishing as a method of angling and to protect and expand fly fishing opportunities. The FFI is now international in scope with active memberships throughout the world. The FFI has hundreds of member clubs and thousands of  individual members.

2017 GLC Fly Fishing School & Fair

FLY FISHING SCHOOL & FAIR June 16-18, 2017 JOIN US TO LEARN and HAVE FUN The GLC FLY FISHING SCHOOL & FAIR is held at the R.A. MacMullan Conference Center located on the north side of Higgins Lake near Roscommon and Grayling, Michigan.  Adjacent to the Center is one of Michigan’s most popular parks, N. …

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GREAT LAKES COUNCIL CONSERVATION COMMITTEE UPDATE February 1, 2017 Little Manistee Weir Proposal The GLC recently took a strong stand against a U.S. Forest Service proposal to grant a permit requested by the Little River Band of the Ottawa Indians to install an anchoring system in the Manistee River which will be used to anchor …

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