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Dave Shaffer

Minneapolis, MN
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Dave Shaffer is fly fisherman and fly tier with more than 35 years of experience fishing Minnesota streams and lakes. He and his wife Sheila have fly fished from float tubes on Gunflint Trail lakes for two decades, including during the hexagenia mayfly hatches on summer nights. He also fishes in southeast Minnesota, western Wisconsin and other states. A native of Pennsylvania, Dave now lives in Minneapolis. He retired in 2016 from the Star Tribune, where he was a staff writer and editor


Past Courses Offered by Dave Shaffer

Fly Fishing the Gunflint Trail