Kansas Fly Fishing Challenge

Kansas Fly Fishing Challenge
Open to Flatland Flyfishers Members Only
This is a Fly Fishing only event
Start Date February 8th 2020

Participants will be awarded a certificate for each level achieved.
To enter the challenge submit your name and email to the rules committee: flatlandflyfishers@gmail.com

Three levels of achievement
Bronze Level – Catch 6 fish species from the fish list
Sliver Level – Catch 12 fish species from the fish list
Gold Level – Catch all 18 fish species from the fish list

Guidelines:

  1. All Participants entered must abide by all Kansas Wildlife and Parks fishing regulations.
  2. All fish must be caught using a fly rod, fly reel, fly line and fly.
  3. Participants can fish anywhere in Kansas and can use any type of watercraft.
  4. Participants must submit a clear photo of the fish for each species of fish caught that shows the fish being treated with respect. Safe handling of all fish at all times. All fish must be released back into the water.
  5. All photos submitted will be reviewed by the rules committee and the participant will be notified of acceptance or rejection.
  6. All decisions of the judges and the review committee are final.
  7. Soft plastics, bait and chumming are specifically excluded.
  8. There is no time limit, Complete the challenge at your own pace.
  9. Pictures can be submitted by emailing them to flatlandflyfishers@gmail.com with your name and the fish species or you can turn in a hard copy print at a club event. Please put fishing challenge in the subject line.

Kansas Fly Fishing Challenge
Fish Species List

  • Rainbow Trout
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Spotted Bass
  • Striped Bass
  • Wiper (Hybrid Striped Bass)
  • White Bass
  • White Crappie
  • Black Crappie
  • Bluegill
  • Green Sunfish
  • Long Eared Sunfish
  • Redear Sunfish
  • Common Carp
  • Grass Carp
  • Walleye
  • Sauger
  • Saugeye (Hybrid)
  • Pike
  • Channel Catfish
  • Black Bullhead
  • Blue Catfish
  • Flathead Catfish
  • Yellow Perch
  • Gar
  • Drum

Here is a file you can download with the list of fish and how to submit and entry.