Marion & I fished the White River on Sunday July 6th. The hatch was on and Marion landed a 19 inch brown trout. I was not so successful, but still enjoyed the adventure.
An open invitation to all women for a free fly fishing class, sponsored by the Wild Rivers Chapter. This class will be held at the Northern Great Lakes Vistor Center just west of Ashland. All fly fishing equipment will be provided. Please contact our President Bill Heart at the above link to... [ READ MORE... ]
Location: Northwestern Wisconsin
Type of stream: Freestone
Angling methods: Fly, Spin
Species: Salmon, Steelhead, Lake-run Browns and Brookies
Supporting Services: Duluth, Superior, Brule
Short take: Best bet for lake-run trout and salmon
Handicapped... [ READ MORE... ]
The June meeting will be held at the Washburn Public Library at 7 PM. A program on Pikes Creek project will be discussed with the Bayfield Regional Conservancy and with Bill Farraro of the Town of Bayfield. Prior to the meeting chapter members will enjoy something to eat at DaLou's Bistro at 5:30... [ READ MORE... ]
May Chapter Meeting on May 14 at the Sigurd Olson Institute
The May meeting will have a presentation by Luke Kavacjeck on fly fishing the Chequamegon Bay. The following is by Luke:
"Originally from Washburn, WI, I grew up fly fishing in Chequamegon Bay Smallmouth Bass and chasing Steelhead along... [ READ MORE... ]
The Mouth of the Montreal River is open all year for fishing. The river forms the boundary between Wisconsin and Michigan. A valid fishing license from either state allows you to fish the river. Spring time brings the Steelheaders down the steep trail to the rivers edge. The stream is a short... [ READ MORE... ]
Fin Clip weekend at the Bayfield Hatchery located on Hwy 13, just North of Bayfield. Free fish fry provided to all the workers.
Our monthly meeting will be held at the Wis Dept of Natural Resources Service Center in Ashland. The DNR office is just west of the intersection with Sanborn Avenue on Hwy 137. The guest Speaker will be Conservation Officer Matt MacKenzie. Some of the Wild Chapter members will be having dinner... [ READ MORE... ]
Meeting will be held at the Four Corners Saloon, 30015 Cty Rd E, Mason, WI. Join us for dinner an hour before the meeting
English Professor Lee Merrill will be the guest speaker. Bring your auction items to the meeting. We will also hold nominations & election of officers.
Our Chapter will be meeting at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, Ashland, Wisconsin to tie some flies as an auction item for upcoming March 15, 2014 Expo in Hayward. All members are invited to attend