Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. is a not-for-profit angling organization founded on American fly-fishing traditions promoting stream and river protection and self-sustainable salmonid populations through conservation, environmental oversight, activism, catch-and-release practices, and education.

​​​Our Values

  • Respect for the natural and wild environment.

  • A willingness to advocate for and vigorously defend TGF’s positions on conservation issues, including legal means as necessary.

  • Respect for all angling communities, fly fishing and other sport fishing.

  • Active participation in social as well as advocacy events with fellow anglers.

Our Vision

  • TGF ‘s activities will be a model for other conservation organizations in its advocacy for and activism on conservation issues.

  • TGF will provide both local and national leadership on environmental, conservation, and education issues related to cold-water fisheries.

  • TGF will be a leader in alerting the general public as well as the angling community to critical new environmental issues.

  • TGF will be a sought-after advisor and partner for local and national conservation organizations on environmental issues and action.

  • TGF will be a congenial social group of anglers continuing the tradition of American fly fishing begun by Theodore Gordon

Our Mission

Our Values

Our Vision



Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All TGF programs and events are funded by tax-deductible member, nonmember, and institutional donations. For over fifty years, TGF has relied on the generosity of its supporters and benefactors to carry out its vital mission of environmental conservation, education, and habitat preservation. TGF does qualify for corporate matching funds, so if your company has such a program, please do not forget to include the proper form with your donation. You do not need to be a member to donate to the TGF mission.


P.O Box: 2345

Grand Central Station, NY 10163-2345