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Bolivar Marsh - August
« on: November 03, 2013, 10:48:45 AM »
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Event: Bolivar Marsh- East Bay


When: August 16th       
Where: Stingaree Marina        
Start 7:25 
End Time: 2:30   
Trip Leader: MFQ
Phone: 713-two-one-three-815-zero       
e-mail:mfquigley at yahoo dot com        

Trip Description: Grab the yaks & boats, we are hitting the marshes around Stingaree Marina on Bolivar Peninsula. Aftewrads, we'll have lunch at the restaurant.

How to sign up: Sign Up Here, on the sign up sheet distributed at the monthly meeting 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:$2 launch fee 

Directions:Head to Galveston. Take the ferry across to Bolivar. Drive until you see the signs for Stingaree Marina. Turn there 
 
About the area:Lots of marshes. You will cross in ICW, so wear a life jacket!


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

Recommended Equipment:7-9 wt.  

Recommended Flies:Clousers, seaducers, bendback, redfish crack

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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Re: Bolivar Marsh - August
« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2014, 06:13:10 AM »
Unlocked.
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Re: Bolivar Marsh - August
« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2014, 09:22:45 AM »
Doubtful I'll make this one. I'll be home with a newborn boy due August 15.

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Re: Bolivar Marsh - August
« Reply #3 on: June 10, 2014, 09:38:38 AM »
Early congratulations.

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Re: Bolivar Marsh - August
« Reply #4 on: June 10, 2014, 12:47:03 PM »
If you want, I can take that new Gheenoe out for you, just to make sure it will work around Bolivar of course.......... ::)
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Re: Bolivar Marsh - August
« Reply #5 on: June 29, 2014, 04:02:15 AM »
I no longer have a yak, so if anyone is taking a boat, I would like a ride.  If that does not happen, I can rent or borrow a yak. 
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