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Outing Information Only / Re: November 2013, Guad trip...
« on: September 12, 2013, 09:33:23 AM »
We moved the Redfish Rodeo to the first weekend, with the second weekend as a back-up. The weekend before Thanksgiving (11/22 - 11/24) would work nicely.

Registration starts at 5:30 at Latitudes 1817 Ave K, San Leon 77539.

Looks like Team Texas FlyFishers be Joe & Mike in one boat and Jack & me the other. If 4 more get together between now & Sat, we can field a second team. I will call Mike, Joe & jack on Thursday evening to set up meeting places, etc.

The Redfish Rodeo has been moved to November 9th due to conflicts with other fly fishing events and conflicts with numerous fishermen.

Outing Information Only / Re: October 2013 - REDFISH RODEO!!!!
« on: September 05, 2013, 10:37:54 AM »
C'mon fellas! We only have Jack, Puck & myself signed up as of 9/5/13 at 12:30 PM. We need a whole lot more participation to make this a success.

With Jack's boat, that opens it up for more people.  I'll get more details posted in the next 48 hrs. Sorry I haven't been as on top of this as I s/h/b, but I've been inundated at the office. I s/b at Orvis tonight for a bit.

Outing Information Only / Re: November 2013, Guad trip...
« on: September 04, 2013, 06:29:26 PM »
Not a bad idea!

Orvis / Re: Thursday Night at Orvis, 2013-09-05
« on: September 04, 2013, 06:07:53 AM »
Dunno if I'll be there or not. Depends on how tomorrow goes at the office. Fiscal Year closes at EOM. Busy time of year.

I believe we have 4 (Parvon, Joe French, Golden, me).  I'd like to see at least another foursome. C'mon fellas!

About You / Re: Native Houstonian who loves to fish.
« on: August 30, 2013, 04:36:57 AM »
Just about every Thursday at Orvis, there is a get together of fly fishers, many of whom are club members. Too bad you missed our club meeting on Tuesday. Come check out the next one in September!

General Discussion / Re: Boy Scouts do what Boy Scouts do
« on: August 29, 2013, 12:37:56 PM »
WOW! Thanks for posting this!

Outing Information Only / Re: October 2013 - REDFISH RODEO!!!!
« on: August 27, 2013, 07:14:16 AM »
For those who are interested. The website for Drifters Resort is  Also, Dave Hayward at Swan Point Landing in Rockport has graciously offered to host a get together on Friday night at the shop. I will be contacting him to firm up the details.  Info on Dave's place can be found at

Please help Mike and me make this Redfish Rodeo a success!

Outing Information Only / Re: September 27-29th, 2013, PINS trip
« on: August 21, 2013, 05:13:17 PM »
Why does your dog have olives for eyes? Have you been playing "fetch the martini" again?  :o

As many of your know, on May 31st, four HFD firefighter died in a fire on the Southwest Freeway, not too far from where we have our meetings.  In addition, several firemen were injured and have incurred major medical bills, not to mention other family hardships. Prior to this,  the HFD Softball team had scheduled a fishing tournament to raise money for their team. After the tragedy, they decided that ALL funds raised would go towards helping these brave souls and their families.

Golden & I are trying to get at least a couple of teams, if not a whole division of fly fishers to participate in this event. The cost is $200/team of 4. We would also like to propose that the club consider helping to defray the costs of the teams.  I have attached the original flyer with the details (pre-May31). Remember, the money is going to help the firemen and their families, not the softball team.

Please post your thoughts/interest here. We will need to get the teams together rather quickly, so we need to get an idea of the interest ASAP!

Outing Information Only / Re: August 2013, Bolivar Marsh
« on: August 18, 2013, 07:00:26 AM »
Thanks to everyone who came out yesterday. It seems, despite a tough bite, we all had a great time! Golden caught a few small reds and lost a monster (33"+). Puck caught several croakers and I think another couple croakers/hardheads/etc were caught as well. Kelley caught a nice 24" red, but he was tossing hardware to do it!  Big time thanks to Kelley for shuttling us from Stingaree's back to the marshes. Matt, don't forget to get your tire fixed!!

Next up will be the fundraiser for the fireman injured in the fire off the SW Freeway. I'll have details posted shortly.

Also, keep your calendars open for the Redfish Rodeo on October 19th!!!!  8)

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