Gulf Coast Council
Use the links below to stay informed with the most updated information about the Gulf Coast Council and all of the activities going on within our area.
Member Clubs
   Founded in 2006, the Gulf Coast Council - Fly Fishers International (GCC-FFI), is
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a regional entity of the FFI, representing 14 clubs and individual members in Louisiana, Mississippi, southern Alabama and western section of the Florida panhandle.
Cane Country Fly Casters
Natchitoches, LA
President: Burley Johnson

Acadiana Fly Rodders
Lafayette, LA
President: Richard Latiolais

Use the links below to find out more about the Gulf Coast Council, its member clubs and its membership.
Contraband Fly Casters
Lake Charles, LA
President: Kenneth Breaux

Chickasaw Fly Fishers
Saltillo, MS
President: Mike Tapscott

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Eastern Shore Fly Fishers
Fairhope, AL
President: Chuck Fisk

Fly Fishers of NW Florida
Pensacola, FL
President: Oleta Webb

Historic Ocean Springs Saltwater Fly Fishing Club
Ocean Springs, MS
President: Anita Arguelles

Kisatchie Fly Fishers
Alexandria, LA
President: Glen Cormier

Alabama -
1 Club

Mississippi Coast Fly Fishers
Gulfport, MS
President: Lex Lamey

Magnolia Fly Fishers
Jackson, MS
President: Melvin Anderson


Panhandle -
2 Clubs

North Louisiana Fly Fishers
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA
President: Steve Oliver

New Orleans Fly Fishers Club
New Orleans, MS
President: Jimmy Fulmer

State of
Louisiana - 
7 Clubs

Red Stick Fly Fishers
Baton Rouge, LA
President: Joe Kahler

Panhandle Flyfishers
Destin, FL
President: Bill Streitz


State of
Mississippi -
4 Clubs

How to Found a New GCC Club
If you are interested in starting a new fly fishing club within our region, please please read the information on founding a Charter Club on the FFI website...


...then contact Marc Pinsel (see left). Marc works with individuals and groups to establish new clubs within the Gulf Coast Council. He is very experienced in assisting in the formation of new clubs and will be glad to assist in showing you the ropes and helping to establish your club.  
Founding a new club is not difficult. In all of our fourteen (14) GCC clubs spanning four (4) states, you will find knowledgeable folks with a long history of starting and maintaining fly fishing clubs. Within the GCC, you will find tremendous support and a lot of new friends willing to assist you!  
If you would like any other information please contact any of the Council Officers or Directors found on our Contacts Page of this web site.
Want to Start a New GCC Club?

Marc Pinsel

Vice President of Development

985-543-0527 h
985-320-0716 c