On the opening day of Trout Season in Pennsylvania volunteers from the Knights of Columbus, Stroud Township, and the Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited organized the annual Children's Fishing Contest on the pond at Brodhead Creek Park in Stroudsburg Pennsylvania.
Volunteers organized the prizes,... [ READ MORE... ]
On Wednesday April 9th 2014 leaders from the Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited #289 spent the day with PAFBC Executive Director John Arway on a tour of the Poconos public fishing areas. The tour started on the Pocono Creek in Tannersville, PA in an area that the Chapter is planning to do instream... [ READ MORE... ]
WCO Lee Creyer had informed the Hokendauqua Chapter of Trout Unlimited that the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PF&BC) was to have a meeting within the Hokendauqua Park and Playground Association (HPPA) at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 12. The main entrance to the park is in the... [ READ MORE... ]
Join the Little Lehigh Chapter on Wednesday, April 2 at 7 p.m. for its monthly meeting and a presentation entitled "Shared Habitat in the Eastern Shale Gas Region." TU's Eastern Sportsmen Organizer Paula Piatt will speak about sportsmen and women sharing the habitat in the Marcellus and Utica shale... [ READ MORE... ]
“Doc” receiving award from his namesake chapter in 1998
The Doc Fritchey Chapter’s roots date back to 1970 when a single chapter served the needs of southcentral Pennsylvania TU members. At that time, Cumberland Valley TU, whose membership ranks included Dauphin County, was focused mainly on... [ READ MORE... ]
These guys are relentless.
When you think TU volunteer, your mind may wander to planting trees for streambank improvement or placing boulders in a brook for fish habitat; maybe even teaching kids to fish or tie flies, getting them hooked on the sport.
But these guys from the Southeastern Montgomery... [ READ MORE... ]
The Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited is happy to announce its first annual fly tying contest, "Bring home the Benjamin," sponsored in part by Scott Cesari’s Fly Tying. The contest is part of the chapter’s ongoing effort to raise money for the various conservation and restoration projects... [ READ MORE... ]
When Europeans arrived in Pennsylvania, “Penn’s Woods,” trees covered 90% of the land and brook trout thrived in its streams. The Allegheny Mountains were America’s western frontier in colonial times. In 1758, from a fort built at the mountain village of Ligonier, now home to Trout Unlimited’s... [ READ MORE... ]
Currently the only TIC program we are supporting is held at the Catasauqua High School. The program is run by Mrs. Janet Schmitt. She has been running the program for many years before we started supporting it. We also do a First Cast Program where we assist her with Fly Tying and Fly Casting... [ READ MORE... ]
If you know someone interested in trying out fly fishing this is a perfect oppurtunity to find out what it is all about.