The therapeutic energy of fly fishing for trout in the mountains and around moving water is well proven, and nowhere was this more evident than during the TU Veterans Service Partnership's recent trip to Yellowstone Park and Silvertip Ranch on Slough Creek. Five wounded warrior/Veteran couples... [ READ MORE... ]
I'm relatively new to fly fishing for trout. I don't really know where any of the streams are in SE MN. I'm having a hard time locating some fishable areas. I'm not looking for a guided trip, but someone that can help point me to some easy access streams. I'm already pretty versatile with lakes,... [ READ MORE... ]
Group shot of NJ TU chapter members who participated in the second March Madness Fly Tying event held on Saturday, 3/22/14 in Cranford, NJ. Hosted by the Rahway River chapter, over 40 TU members honed their tying skills and donated flies to Project Healing Waters, Casting For Recovery and TU... [ READ MORE... ]
Trout Unlimited will host its annual Washington, D.C., dinner this week, and there is still time for folks to register and attend the dinner. The event is held every year to celebrate the service of TU's volunteers through the Veterans Service Partnership, which helps vets recover from the wounds... [ READ MORE... ]
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Weekend - June 6-8-2014 in Benton PA Featherbed && Breakfast Hosts - Mary & Fred Peifer - Starts Friday afternoon return Sunday afternoon. Limited to 4 veterans and 4 instructiors. Dates tentative. Transportation, food, equipment and lodging provided... [ READ MORE... ]
Did you ever notice or wonder why the fin on a fish looks like its been clipped? That's because it might have been clipped. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation clips one fin (usually Adipose) of every stocked Skamanian Steelhead. They do this at the hatchery before they... [ READ MORE... ]
A Fly Fishing Outing is scheduled for May 17th 2014 at Bob Saks’ Pond. Rain date May 18th Time: 10 AM to 3 PM includes donuts and coffee, full picnic lunch and materials and equipment. Open to vets and family members, please pre-register. Instruction will be provided on fly casting, fly tying and... [ READ MORE... ]
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One Man Can Make A Difference
One man can make a difference! A year ago I set out to promote conservation through education on a creek right across the street from my "front porch". The creek is a tributary named Four Mile Creek and is set in a nature preserve owned by... [ READ MORE... ]
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Chris Wood, president and CEO of Trout Unlimited, delivers the annual State of TU presentation to members during September's annual meeting in Madison, Wisc.