Monday, October 30, 2017

Trout in the Classroom program

Ron Thomas son's Class room at at Mount Vernon Elementary School.

The Trout eggs hatched over the weekend and  estimate that there are 150. Carrie Vandegriff, science teacher at White County High School.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

2018 Trout Camp

2018 Trout Camp Applications are now available. We will accept applications starting with the November chapter meeting.  APPLICATION

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Foothills October Monthly Meeting

Date: 10/12/2017
Time: 6:30 P.M.
Location: United Community Bank, 468 W Louise Street, Clarkesville, GA 30523

Come join us this Thursday and bring a friend. The social time is around 6:00 - 6:30 with the program starting up at 7:00 and runs to about 8:00.

Our guest presenter for October is Steven Patrick. Steven is the Habersham County Extension Agent and is actively involved with the Youth Kayak Trail which encourages and mentors high school age kids to get into fishing. Steven is also leading a research group to establish baseline data on Shoal Bass in the Chattahoochee River watershed. This group is attempting to learn more about Shoal Bass in order to help determine how to manage and improve the population.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Healing Waters Schedule to End of Year

1st Wednesday of October (10/4) - Meet at Oakwood VA Clinic at 9:30 am for Rigging and Fly Tying.

3rd Tuesday of October (10/17) - Meet at Chick Filet in Clayton, GA at 7:30 am to go fly fishing on the Tuskaseegee River in Webster, NC

1st Wednesday of November (11/1) - Meet at the Huddle House in Cleveland, GA at 7:30 to go fly fishing on Smith Creek at Unicoi Lodge above Helen.

Friday November 10th - Meet at 10:30 am in the field by the Chattahoochee River for Fly Fishing on the Nacoochee Bend in Helen. BBQ for Lunch and fish the afternoon.

Saturday November 11th Veterans Day - "Healing Saturday" Fly Tying at Unicoi Outfitters in Helen. 10 am to 4 pm.

1st Wednesday of December (12/6) - Meet at Oakwood VA Clinic at 9:30 am for Fly Tying.

3rd Wednesday of December (12/19) - Meet at the Huddle House in Cleveland, GA at 7:30 to go fly fishing on the Nantahalla in Topton, NC