Category Archives: Fly Fishing

Weminuche Wilderness: hidden lakes, adventure and teamwork

by Kevin Terry Colorado is blessed by an abundance of public land and spectacular mountain landscapes. This is the reason many of us live here to begin with. A significant part of this public playground is preserved by designation as … Continue reading

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Utah Single-Fly winner: the Green River

By Randy Scholfield It’s a trout angler’s dream challenge: One fly. One legendary river. One full day of fishing. Trout Unlimited held its fifth annual Utah Single Fly tournament Aug. 26-27, with nine four-man teams (and 18 volunteer guides) testing … Continue reading

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Congressional Leadership Brings New Hope for the Klamath

                        By Brian Johnson In the Klamath Basin, it’s one darned thing after another. Late last week, in a move cheered by TU and our Klamath partners, a federal … Continue reading

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Landing kings on the Naknek

(King Salmon, Alaska) – We’re just finishing up Day 2 of a three-day, three-night trip to Bristol Bay with Project Healing Waters Alaska. Showers are being taken and appetizers are on the way. The aroma wafting from the kitchen suggests … Continue reading

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TU and Vet Voice Foundation take vets fishing to celebrate Independence Day

By Dave Lass I can think of no better way to celebrate Independence Day than by honoring the service of the men and women of our military, who have safeguarded our Constitutional freedoms for more than two centuries. And there’s … Continue reading

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Kids Catch Fly Fishing Fever at Second Annual Sierra Trout Camp

By Adam Butler Sometimes, you cast a fly into a stream that you can step across and get a lot more action than you would expect for such small water. I was reminded of this on July 6, when Trout … Continue reading

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Casting Call: Fishing at the Capitol

By Drew Irby, Chair, TU California Council June 26, 2013: another hot, bright, summer day at the California State Capitol in Sacramento. The Capitol’s dome rises handsomely from the elegantly manicured lawns, gardens and over 1000 native trees on this … Continue reading

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Steelhead, Persistence, and Patience

By Aaron Penvose The Wenatchee River Valley sits smack in the middle of Washington state, rolling out of the Cascades to feed the world all varieties of apples and pears.  Back in the good old days, rumors of the Wenatchee … Continue reading

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Wonder

by Ty Churchwell There is innate wonder in a boy, in any boy. We look at a mountain and wonder if it can be conquered. We see an old oak tree and wonder how high we can climb. For whatever … Continue reading

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Tongass 77: Saving the Salmon Forest

More than 230 scientists have delivered a message to Congress: it’s time to step up to the plate and do more to protect America’s salmon forest. Among them is Jack Williams, Trout Unlimited’s senior scientist. In this blog post, Jack … Continue reading

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