Another happy customer

First of all “customer” is a figure of speech.

Mary’s cruise ship partner, Linda, had a day off of work today and hadn’t fished since Sept. Took her out about 8AM for a day of, hopefully, catching fish. She normally fishes shrimp but decided to follow her guides lead and use lures. Great student! Fished between Pita and IMS backyard. First drift we put 3 keeper trout in the boat, then all of a sudden the bigger fish got lockjaw. Continue reading

February Minutes Posted & RSVP for Coleto Creek Trip

February’s minutes were posted to the website.

If you are interested in an overnight trip to Coleto Creek park (more information about the trip can be found in February minutes), please email Sydney ([email protected]) to reserve your spot. First come, first serve.

February’s Meeting Next Week on the 21st

February’s regular club meeting falls on Valentine’s Day (today) so we’re switching it to the 21st – next week. This will also be our first meeting held at Texas A&M University’s Carlos Truan Natural Resource Center in room 1003 (on the left when you enter the building).

Our guest speaker is Pat Kellner, who will talk about kayak fishing for bass.

Remember to bring flies and other small items for our meeting raffle!

Trout Fest This Weekend

This weekend is Trout Fest at the Rio Raft Resort in New Braunfels. Friday night is a banquet and silent auction, starting at 6 PM. The expo is Saturday and Sunday with vendors and speakers. International Fly Fishing Film Festival is Saturday night. For more information, visit Trout Unlimited’s website.

CBBF Marsh Plantings

Coastal Bend Bays Foundation has upcoming marsh plantings if the anyone would like to volunteer. We can do this as a club event or individuals. All ages are welcome and lunch is provided. Here is more information on the marsh plantings.

Saturday, February 23, 2013
Saturday, March 9, 2013 (tentative)
Saturday, March 30 (tentative)

Outing on Saturday & Upcoming Events

Outing Saturday, January 19

This Saturday is our January fishing outing for white bass to Swinney Switch area. Meet at Sam’s Club near the gas pumps at Greenwood and SPID at 8 AM. Bring 5 wt for smaller white bass and 8 wt for gar.

Roy’s Casting & Tying Event Saturday, Feb 2

Join us at Roy’s Bait & Tackle from 9 – 11 AM on S. Padre Island Drive the first Saturday of each month for fly tying and casting instruction. February is the first month for the combined casting and tying round table.

February Meeting Moved to 21st

February’s regular club meeting falls on Valentine’s Day so we’re switching it to the 21st (third Thursday). This will also be our first meeting held at Texas A&M University’s Carlos Truan Natural Resource Center. We aren’t sure exactly which room we’ll be in, but as the meeting gets closer, we’ll let you know.

February 21 – 7 PM in the Carlos Truan Natural Resource Center at TAMUCC
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Our guest speaker is Pat Kellner, who will talk about kayak fishing for bass.

January Minutes Posted

January’s meeting minutes were posted to the website.