Sandy River Spey Clave

Sandy River Spey Clave 2015 Official Web page, a lot about Spey casting and more about steelhead fishing, the Sandy River Spey Clave is for you.

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Friday is "Beginner's Day", which focuses on introducing new anglers into the sport of Spey Fishing.
Male and female Instructors/Presenters will be mixed into all three days of the scheduled on-the-water programs.

What is the Sandy River Spey Clave?
  It's a gathering of anglers interested in two-hand fly rod fishing.
 It provides a format for the exchange of Spey casting & fishing information. 
It's a free Spey casting college open to everyone.  
It's a show for your entertainment.  
It's a place to rub elbows with the best Spey casters and steelhead anglers in the World!
Has been termed, "The Woodstock of Spey casting events"!

This year there will be a number of fly tackle rep groups  to put on a show specifically for the Spey casting fraternity.
Jon Covich (Fly Water Travel, Outcast Boats) 
George Cook (Sage, Rio, Redington, Tibor)
Eric Nuefeld (R.L. Winston, Echo,Simms, Nautilus, Umpqua)
Garry Sandstrom (Hardy, Scientific Anglers, Royal Wulff, Lamson)
Dick Sagara (Temple Fork Outfitters Rods, Rainey's)
Josh Linn(G. Loomis)
Joe Saracione ( Saracione Reels)
Gary Anderson (Anderson Custom Rods)
Robert Meiser (RB Meiser Fly Rods)
Bruce Berry (Beulah Rods, Hatch Reels, Pro Tube)
Tim Rajeff (Echo, Airflo)

Dan Marshal(Scott Rods)
Fish Rite Boats
Clackacraft Boats
Costa Sunglasses
Gaelforce Fly Fishing
Korkers Boots
Soul River
Olympic Peninsula Skagit Tactics
Fly Gal Adventures
Monte Ward(Vision Fly fishing USA)

Shane Wootan(Loop Tackle USA)
Donna O'Sullivan(Fish On! Sprots, LTS)

Participating Non-Profits that will be attending this years Sandy River Spey Clave:
Deschutes River Alliance
Casting For Recovery
Fly Fishing Collaborative
Native Fish Society
Water Watch

Meet These Northwest Fly Fishing Instructors & Guides:
Mark Bachmann
George Cook
Trevor Covich
Lee Davidson
Jerry French
Klaus Frimor

Simon Gawesworth
Hawkeye Hawkins
John Hazelett
Jeff Hickman
Scott Howell
Dwight Klemin
Tyler Kushner

Tom Larimer

Josh Linn
Jennifer Mitchell
Eric Nuefeld
Scott O'Donnell
Donna O'Sullivan
Jeff Putnam
Nick Rowell
Marty Sheppard
Mia Sheppard
Brian Silvey
Charles St. Pierre
Brian Styskal
Zack Williams
Carl Zarelli

The plan is to provide a weekend that will entertain and inform you.
If you are interested in meeting other steelhead Spey fishers and hope to learn a lot about Spey casting and more about steelhead fishing, the Sandy River Spey Clave is for you.  The  event  will start at Oxbow Regional Park on  Friday morning  the  15th  of May  and  conclude  on Sunday 18th.  Exhibitors may set up on Thursday May 14.
This  time of  year there  should be plenty of Summer  Steelhead.  Most years there are also Spring Chinooks available.
The  days are long and  the  weather is warm.
To attend The Sandy River Spey Clave there are no charges except for the Oxbow Regional Park entrance and camping fees. Oxbow Regional Park Entrance Fee is $5.00 per vehicle.
 Camping Rules Have Changed At Oxbow Regional Park
Please follow the links below:
Ready, set, reserve
Oxbow Regional Park is now offering online camping reservations. Thanks to a new partnership between Metro and the State of Oregon, visitors can make a reservation in advance and head out to the scenic Sandy River Gorge, knowing a tent or RV site is waiting for them. You may reserve your favorite campsite up to nine months in advance.
Reservations can be made by visiting:, or call Reservations NW at 1-800-452-5687, using a MasterCard or Visa. Pets and alcohol are not allowed in Oxbow Regional Park.  
Other changes for campers: the formerly coin-operated showers are now free, check-out time has been extended to noon, and two vehicles are now permitted per campsite. For 50 years, the 1,000-acre natural area park has been a recreational treasure, offering visitors an opportunity to walk in an old growth forest, view migrating salmon and sleep under the stars. For all the details on camping at Oxbow, including a campground map, visit: .
No pets (dogs), or alcohol are allowed in Oxbow Regional Park
All lunches are hosted by El Burro Loco & The Fly Fishing Shop

Printable Map Of How To Get To Oxbow Regional Park. 
Please note that park gates open at "6:30 AM every day" 
and close and "locked at legal sunset" (approximately 8:00 P.M.)
For Oxbow Regional Park camping information, rules and regulations go to 
Oxbow Regional Park Web Site
For a map of Oxbow Regional Park click here.

The Resort at the Mountain is offering a 30% discount to all Sandy River Spey Clave Attendees! This is an amazing place to stay with your family. Derek and his wife Angie stayed here over the holidays last year and he told us it was nothing short of Awesome! He will be staying there for the clave also. Party at his place...lmfao It's only 30 minutes from the clave and the list of amenities are amazing!

Use this link to get the discount:

Or just use the code: FLYSHP while booking your room.

Exciting deal on rooms for Spey Clavers !!!
Provided by: Holiday Inn Express Portland East-Troutdale
Holiday Inn Express offers special rate for Sandy River Spey Clave!
May 15th through May 19th 2015
One King    $85.99 Plus tax
2 Queens   $99.99 Plus tax
Includes Hot Breakfast

For booking please call or email:
Holiday Inn Express
477 NW Phoenix Dr Troutdale, OR 97060
503-669-6500 Phone
Troutdale Hotels
This Hotel is 10-minutes from the Spey Clave!

Best Western Sandy Inn
Best Western Sandy Inn
Only fifteen minutes away from the Sandy River Spey Clave.
Take in the sights of the beautiful town of Sandy, Oregon, the gateway to Mt. Hood.
Enjoy our full hot breakfast buffet in the morning and, after a long day of fishing, take advantage of our indoor heated pool and spa open 24 hours!
DirecTV satellite TV including ESPN, Cinemax & HBO packages.  Laundry and business center also available to guests.
Just call the front desk at the Best Western Sandy Inn and mention the Spey Clave to receive our special rates for all participants!

$109.99 + tax each night
$99.99 + tax each night with minimum 3-night stay

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