March 5, Regular Meeting - Musky & Striper fishing. Presentation by Orvis indorsed guide and regional expert Matt Miles.
April ??, Philpot Expo - Set up table with fly tying demo, casting demo, talk up SRTU.
March 28, River Clean up - Concentrate on section both sides of Hwy 22O Bypass Bridge. Meet at old church end of Shady View Rd. Cook out and fishing after clean up.
May 15-17, Group fishing/camping trip to Mt Rogers / Grayson Highland / Grindstone campground area.
June 4, Regular meeting - "The Joys of Fly Fishing for Warm Water Species". Presentation and fly tying demo by well known fly fisherman and tier Anthony Hipps.
June 12-14, Fish, Lie & Tie, Bassett Cabin, Modest fee for campers so we can have dinner(s) catered, supply food, etc., excess funds to the treasury.
August 8, Smith River Fest - Fly tie demo, talk up TU, casting demo.
September 3, Regular Meeting. Salt water fishing. Guest speaker TBA
September 12, Fish with a friend & cook out. Meet at Mirror Plant parking lot.
December 3, Regular Meeting, "Health of The Smith River Fishery" report from VDGIF. This is VDGIF annual summary of it's sampling which occurs in late July or early August.
Other items of interest:
Our webmaster is working on an update to SRTU website http://smithrivertu.com/index.html and needs feedback on what we want to see and ideas on how to present it. He also needs material, links, photos etc to insert at appropriate places. While checking things out click on over to our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/SmithRiverTU and let us know what you would like to see there as well
Everyone is encouraged to look through their gear for items they no longer use or have a need for. Bring these items to our meetings where we will set up a swap or for sale table. As the saying goes, "one man's trash, another man's treasure
- Avid Angler
- Join date : 2010-10-26
Location : Fayetteville NC
- Join date : 2010-10-18
Age : 44
Location : Fayetteville