I recently had the opportunity to work alongside Ryan and Myles Hartley while they spent a Saturday teaching the Fly Fishing Merit Badge to a group of eager Boy Scouts. Watching them teach casting and fly tying techniques to young men about their same age, I had to find out what drew them to the... [ READ MORE... ]
Volunteers are needed to assist DNR with delayed harvest stocking at Palisades/Whitewater on Tuesday, November 25 at 10 am.
You''ll need your waders, a clean 5 gallon bucket and a copy of the signed waiver for each participant.
Directions to Whitewater are at http://... [ READ MORE... ]
I was fishing with Jim Williams during our Fall trip and he was struggling with knots in the wind and cold. I showed him a tool I use that I saw at Alpharetta Outfitters which has saved me a bunch of frustration as the combination of wind, cold, numb fingers and age conspired to keep my fly off the... [ READ MORE... ]
Here's just one of the many education programs that UCCTU has to offer our future anglers and conservationists. The Trout in the Classroom (TIC) programs offers students in grades k-12 an opportunity to raise trout from eggs to fry,monitor tank water quality, learn to appreciate water resources,... [ READ MORE... ]
I am pleased to report a very successful and fun Autumn on the River/Fall Fundraising event on October 28th. Over 60 members attended to watch highlights from the Fly Fishinig Film Tour and to bid on dozens of items through silent and live auctions. Henry Cowen did a terrific job of auctioning... [ READ MORE... ]
Only a week left until UCCTU's "Autumn on the River" fundraising event
Join us for pizza, beer/wine, Fly Fishing Film Tour presentations and special guest Auctioneer Henry Cowen. We will be offering many exceptional items for live and silent auction. Bidding for many of them will start at... [ READ MORE... ]
We have some important events coming up in the next few weeks. On October 28 we are having our annual fundraiser, Autumn on the River/Fly Fishing Film Tour. In addition to showing some of the best films from the Fly Fishing Film Tour, we will be auctioning lots of fly fishing equipment and a... [ READ MORE... ]
Buy your tickets online now. Buying online helps the return on our fundraiser and our planning.
We would like to thank our sponsors, and hope that you will mention your affiliation with UCCTU and thank them for thier support when doing business with them. Please visit their websites and like them... [ READ MORE... ]
The November 10 meeting at Ippolito's will be a joint meeting with the Georgia Women Fly Fishers. We will dispense with committee reports in order to allow time for DNR to update us on the proposal to make more trout streams in Georgia year-round. The speaker will be Chase Pritchett of Unicoi... [ READ MORE... ]
Join us at Ippolitos in Roswell on October 28, for an evening of films from the Fly Fishing Film Tour, pizza, salad and auctions.
Our special guest Auctioneer will be renowned guide and fishing expert Henry Cowen.
A stay at Oyster's Cast and Blast Inn, fishing on trophy water, guided Lake Lanier... [ READ MORE... ]