Main Exhibit Area,- Allenberry Resort, Boiling Springs, PA
Our main exhibit area is located on the Yellow Breeches Creek in the town of Boiling Springs, in south central Pennsylvania. The Allenberry Resort Inn. We are located in the lower level of the Meadow Lodge, with an additional exhibit space in Fairfield Hall, Allenberrys dining and guest registration building. Our proximity to Interstates 83 and 81 and the PA Turnpike make the Museum an easy destination, here is a website address for directions to Allenberry Resort, www.allenberry.com . The current exhibit in Fairfield Hall, entitled Streams of the Cumberland Valley and the Poconos will be on display throughout 2016
The museum consists of over 125 feet of displays of past and present Pennsylvania fly fishing icons, their artifacts and remembrances, Such icons like Vince Marinaro, Charlie Fox, George Harvey, Jim Bashline, Lefty Kreh, Joe Humphreys, Ed Shenk and many, many more. We are pleased to be a part of preserving the history of Pennsylvania fly fishing.
You can join PFFMA at www.paflyfishing.org for as little as $25 The main museum is open 7 days a week, 101 Shady Lane, Carlisle, PA 17013
Not Just Another Fish Story. This exhibit features the rich history of the Penn State Angling Program, which began in 1934 and continues today, over 75 years later. Through this program, the instructors have taught tens of thousands of students and thereby contributed to the cause of trout, fishing, and water conservation. There is an interactive video that tells the story of the angling class with George Harvey and Joe Humphreys at the display. The exhibit features the many accomplishments of all four instructors: George Harvey, Joe Humphreys, Vance McCullough and Mark Beldon. The latest instructor for the class is PFFMA board member, Greg Hoover
Robert Bullock was the exhibit designer. The Exhibit Committee included Tom Houf, Tom Hoffmaster, and Jan Caveney.