With sincere apologies (and a significant amount of gratitude) to Paul Harvey and Dodge, TU's communications staff recently produced the introductory video to Chris Wood's annual State of TU presentation (stay tuned--the whole speech will be online shortly) to membership at last week's annual... [ READ MORE... ]
Appearing online today in the Southern Trout, Beau Beasely, a great friend of TU and our Veterans Service Partnership, chronicles two marvelous days of camaraderie and trout fishing in the North Georgia mountains. Through a cooperative effort between the Blue Ridge Mountain, Foothills, Gold Rush... [ READ MORE... ]
Sept. 17, 2013
Chris Wood, President and CEO, Trout Unlimited (703) 284-9403
Statement from Chris Wood: TU stands ready to help Colorado recover from disaster
The following is from Chris Wood, president and CEO of Trout Unlimited:
All of us in the Trout Unlimited family are concerned... [ READ MORE... ]
A little over a year ago, Marc Payne won an essay contest for the right to join TU on a blogger tour of Yellowstone National Park, where he helped remove non-native lake trout from Yellowstone Lake and learn more about how invasive species are threatening the native cutthroat trout and grayling of... [ READ MORE... ]
The water was absolutely beautiful, but of course, it was supposed to be. The eight veterans and their guides were standing upon the bank of the famed Willowemoc – just downstream from the exact spot that George LaBranche, author of "The Dry Fly and Fast Water”, in 1904 cast his Pink Lady into... [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Stream Ambassadors, Veterans Service Partnership, Fishing from a Canoe or Kayack, Big Browns!, Conservation, West of The Rockies, Photographers, Colorado TU, Fly Tying, Greater Yellowstone Area, Backcountry, Trout Magazine, Southeast Alaska, Climate Change
If you're an avid fly fisher... a wannabe fish bum... and you haven't seen the suite of Costa films yet, here's your chance.
Through July, Costa and its sponsor Budweiser are taking the renowned films "GeoFish" and "Jungle Fish," as well as it's series, "The Take," on the road to craft breweries... [ READ MORE... ]
If anyone has any info about programs like this in NM let me know. I would be willing to do what I can for my Brothers in Arms.
Mid-day Friday, 10 wounded soldiers from Fort Carson arrived at North Pond Park in Silverthorne, ready to spend a day-and-a-half fly fishing along the Blue River.
The men's trip is a function of Project... [ READ MORE... ]
From www.jsonline.com of July 2, 2011
Waukesha - The rural pond was ringed with anglers, casting for and catching the "fish of smiles," the bluegill. There were aerial displays, watery explosions and periodic hoots and hollers. And to top it off, the participants were U.S. military veterans.... [ READ MORE... ]
On Thursday, Trout Unlimited’s Veterans Service Program and Project Healing Waters hosted an enthusiastic group of disabled veterans for a day of fun on the private waters of River’s Edge Outfitters in Spruce Pine, North Carolina. Volunteers from the Pisgah TU chapter and their eager veteran... [ READ MORE... ]