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Outing Information Only / Re: John Scarborough Sunfish Spectacular - April 11th, 2015
« Last post by Puck on November 03, 2014, 10:50:00 AM »
Sign-up sheet works. 

I'm in.

Puck
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Outing Information Only / Re: John Scarborough Sunfish Spectacular - April 11th, 2015
« Last post by Puck on November 02, 2014, 04:39:25 PM »
Sign-up sheet in place!

Puck
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Outing Information Only / Re: South Llano River float trip, 12-14th of June, 2015
« Last post by Puck on November 02, 2014, 04:36:12 PM »
No sign up sheet?

Sign up sheet in place and we already have on person signed up!

Puck
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Special Events - Local, National, whatever / Re: Rendezvous 2014
« Last post by Puck on November 02, 2014, 04:24:44 PM »
Rendezvous 2014, a few pictures.....
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Outing Information Only / Re: South Llano River float trip, 12-14th of June, 2015
« Last post by Puck on October 31, 2014, 02:33:00 PM »
No sign up sheet?

Our webmaster sent me the code for it.  I'll try to get it up here when I get back from Rendezvous 2014
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Outing Information Only / Re: South Llano River float trip, 12-14th of June, 2015
« Last post by Pavon on October 31, 2014, 11:43:34 AM »
No sign up sheet?
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Outing Information Only / South Llano River float trip, 12-14th of June, 2015
« Last post by Puck on October 31, 2014, 09:30:25 AM »
Work in progress.  Date is the only thing confirmed.

Texas FlyFishers of Houston
Event:  South Llano River float trip


When:     12-14th of June, 2015   
Where:       Junction, Tx
Start Time:  Friday afternoon at Morgan Shady Park.  Directions below.
End Time:    Sunday at noon, or as close to it as we can get.
Trip Leader:  Puck
Phone:       281-865-32 one 6
e-mail:     doncpuckett at geemale   

Trip Description: See below...


Day 1: The first meeting of the trip will beat Morgan Shady Park   Directions
We’ll wadefish this area getting our casting skill honed, and practicing with various flies.  Meeting for supper at Isaak’s , time TDB.

Day 2:  Launch from just downstream of the State park with our livery service, and float down to Morgan Shady Park.  Bob from Fun In The Sun (325) 446-7265 will provide our livery service.  Currently (2014-05-12) he also has some kayaks for rent. 

Day 3:  First crossing bridge where the river crosses US 377.  This time we will head upstream, to the falls.  This time I will bring a GPS.

How to sign up:
1. Sign Up Here,
2. On the sign up sheet distributed at the monthly meeting
3. Or e-mail the trip leader.

How to get waiver forms: Download PDF form here. Required  Waiver of Liability, filled out and signed, along with emergency contact information.


Cost: Your food, transportation, and lodging/camping fees.
About $35 for both nights for A/C (more details to follow)[and you need to bring your own bedding and towels]
About $15 for both nights tent camping.  This depends on how many we get camping in tents. 

Directions:   

Directions to Morgan Shady Park
 
About the area:

About the State Park


Important items:
• Member dues are current!
• Waiver of Liability, filled out and signed, along with emergency contact information.  (Can be downloaded here )
• Extra change of dry clothes
• Wind and/or water proof jacket
• Lunch, Water, snacks
• Sunscreen and Mosquito Repellant
• Hat, Polarized Glasses
• First Aid Kit
• Drinking water!

Recommended Equipment:
Canoe or kayak
Anchor
Neoprene or canvas boots to prevent burned feet
3-7 wt fly rod with floating line
Extra rod
Spare GPS batteries

Recommended Flies:
Yellow spider, size 6-12
Miss Prissy or similar small popper
PGPP, size 8-12
SOB, size 6-10
Hare-E, size 10
Squirrelly, size 12
Dark Wooly bugger size 6-12
And I’m sure the list will grow when a few folks read this and make their own recommendations.


Recommended guidelines for participants:
• Notify the trip leader if you have any potential concerns
• If inexperienced, then buddy up.
• Have proper safety equipment
• If you are boating or kayaking, inform the trip leader of your float plan if planning to fish alone or longer then the designated times.
• Sign in and sign out at the launch site. Inform the trip leader if you will be launching in a different place.
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Outing Information Only / John Scarborough Sunfish Spectacular - April 11th, 2015
« Last post by Puck on October 30, 2014, 09:53:24 AM »
Work in progress.  The date is set, but other details are beign worked out.

Texas FlyFishers of Houston
Event: John Scarborough Sunfish Spectacular


When:      2015-04-11 (11th of April, 2015)   
Where:       Damon 7 Lakes
Start Time:  0700
End Time:    Dark
Trip Leader: Puck
Phone:       
e-mail:        doncpuckett at geemale

Trip Description: Join us for the annual chance to capture the John Scarborough Sunfish Spectacular Trophy and a decent feed on Saturday the 11th of April (date is confirmed) at Damon Seven Lakes. Fishing from the shore, but float tubes and kayaks are quite successful.

How to sign up:
1.  Sign Up Here
2.  On the sign up sheet distributed at the monthly meeting
3.  Or e-mail the trip leader.


How to get waiver forms: Download PDF form here. Required  Waiver of Liability, filled out and signed, along with emergency contact information.

Download Special Damon Seven Lakes PDF form here. Required  Waiver of Liability, filled out and signed, along with emergency contact information.
Cost: $45 per TFF member, special price for kids.
 
A catch log will be given to all at sign-in, and a drawing from those will take place for all of them turned in by 1830 hrs, for a special set of flies and case.

Fishing from the shore but float tubes and kayaks are quite successful.

Participants will also receive a package of special flies.  These will be given out at sign-in to those who have signed up by the cutoff date 10 days before the event (Midnight of the 1st of April).

The longest sunfish (micropterus salmoides do not count) will be the winner of the trophy.

Largest bass, most bream caught, and most flies lost to trees will all be noted.

Lunchtime is at noon, 2015-04-11-1200.  Be late = be hungry

Directions: http://www.mjacompany.com/map-big.html

About the area:  http://www.mjacompany.com/7lakes.html

Important items:
Member dues are current!
• Waiver of Liability, filled out and signed, along with emergency contact information.  ( Can be downloaded here )
• Extra change of dry clothes
• Wind and/or water proof jacket
• Lunch, Water, snacks
• Sunscreen and Mosquito Repellent
• Hat, Polarized Glasses
• First Aid Kit

Recommended Equipment:
Canoe, kayak, or kickboat, (These are not needed, but it is a good time to try stuff out)
3-7 wt fly rod with floating line
Extra rod

Recommended Flies:
Yellow spider, size 6-12
Miss Prissy or similar small popper
BBB
PGPP, size 8-12
SOB, size 6-10
Hare-E, size 10
Squirrelly, size 12
Dark Wooly bugger size 6-12
And I’m sure the list will grow when a few folks read this and make their own recommendations.
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Outing Information Only / Re: Redfish Rodeo - October 4th Rockport, TX
« Last post by Dave Kelly on October 30, 2014, 08:29:48 AM »
No grand slam winners?
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We will find you a ride!

We are scheduled for September 11-13, 2015 for our next trip.


PINS September 11-13, 2015 the link

Puck
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