Bee Tree Run Stream Monitoring Project - Saturday, September 20th, 2014
9 am to 1 pm - Bee Tree Preserve, Kittle Pavilion (Corner of Bee Tree Road and Kauffman Road0
Join Maryland Trout Unlimited on Saturday, September 20th for a trout stream habitat assessment seminar along Bee Tree Run in... [ READ MORE... ]
Message From: Brent WallsUpper Potomac RiverkeeperPotomac Riverkeeper Inc.firstname.lastname@example.org
The small town of Piedmont, WV has been facing some serious challenges with a depressed economy and a failing infrastructure. Adding to the problems of the Town is a... [ READ MORE... ]
At the July 12 meeting of the Mid-Alantic Councill, new officers for FY2015 were elected. New members of Executive Committee (effective Oct. 1, 2014) are:
Don Haynes -- Chair
Jay Sheppard – Vice Chair for Conservation
Tom Starrs – Vice Chair for Administration
Sean Beattie – Treasurer
Lou... [ READ MORE... ]
MDTU kicks off its Women's Initiative with a Women Teaching Women Fly Fishing Workshop. Attending the inaugural event were 12 women who learned about gear, fly casting, streamside entomology, knot tying and safety on the water. The workshop was led by Louise Peltier with the very capable help of... [ READ MORE... ]
It is very sad news to report that our Chapter President, Jim Robinson passed on May 28th, 2014.
He will be missed by all who knew him. Donaldson's in Laurel is handling the viewing from 2-4 PM on
Saturday and the funeral service will start at 3:30 PM on Sunday at the Emanuel Methodist Church on... [ READ MORE... ]
We are pleased to host Dan Davala this month to talk about the opportunities for fly fishing for Shad in the Potomac.
Dan is the fishing manager for the Orvis store in Arlington Virginia and an expert in finding and catching Shad as
they make their way up the Atlantic. Dan is a native Virginian... [ READ MORE... ]
Location: West Virginia/Maryland Border
Type of stream: Freestone and tailwater
Angling methods Fly or spin
Species: Brookies, browns, cutthroat and rainbows
Access Easy to moderate
Season: All year Supporting
Short take: Your choice…browns, ‘bows, brookies, and cutts
Handicapped... [ READ MORE... ]
Ok, I finally got my butt out to a TU event and helped float stock the Patuxent last week with some members of my chapter. This despite having not yet made it to a meeting in the past year thanks to work (though I won't be missing the next one featuring Dan Davala's tips on shad fishing). Anyway,... [ READ MORE... ]
I had the pleasure of attending the fly fishing show in Somerset this past weekend. Here are some (very) random thoughts.
1. You can't pump your own gas in NJ. Your guess is as good as mine on that one.
2. Folks who work the show are really nice and helpful. Ok, not Canadian nice, but still... [ READ MORE... ]
Realizing that the odds of me fishing anytime over the weekend were slim to none, it occurred to me that things could be worse. The expert opinion of the weather forecasters are calling for rain and chilly weather in my part of Maryland. Granted, it's not going to be as cold as it has been, but it'... [ READ MORE... ]