"Man, I wish I had a video camera," we've all thought it — watching the stream roll along, chatting with a passionate individual about a stream, a project or great days of fishing. With most of carrying smartphones in our pockets, we almost always do have a camera with us.
Shooting video can seem... [ READ MORE... ]
A little more time to tell your version.
We are very excited to see the terrific chapter origin stories that have been submitted in the Origin Stories group. Witnessing the perseverance and deep generosity of our grassroots members is the best part of developing and sharing these stories. We know... [ READ MORE... ]
What Cape Cod Trout Unlimited is all about!
Back in the late 70’s the Southeastern Massachusetts Chapter of Trout Unlimited started work on a reclamation of the Quashnet River along the Falmouth/Mashpee town line in the upper Cape. The river had been channelized by cranberry bog owners into a... [ READ MORE... ]
In 1989 while driving along Route 11E from Johnson City to Greeneville, Tennessee, Bill Guinn saw a magnificent visa to the south - the mountain range of the Cherokee National Forest. It was at that moment that Bill (an avid fly-fisherman) thought about all the streams in those... [ 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... ]
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... ]
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... ]
The El Dorado Chapter operates in El Dorado County, California. Our core group from the broad Placerville area gathered together in 2010 to escape from the Sac-Sierra Chapter and establish our own identity. We rapidly established a chapter, began operation and nearly doubled our base membership to... [ READ MORE... ]
The Iroquois Chapter of Trout Unlimited officially began in the Central New York region in 1969 under the guidance of several local sportsmen.
At that time, the National Headquarters of Trout Unlimited was located in Michigan and shortly thereafter moved to Denver. The Assistant Director of T.U. ... [ READ MORE... ]
If you haven’t heard by now, every TU chapter has the opportunity to share the story of their chapter and win prizes for their chapter. We want to hear your chapter’s story too. The grand prize for the best story is a screening of the Fly Fishing Film Tour provided by our friends at F3T. This could... [ READ MORE... ]