Windknots Newsletter July 2017

Volume 36, Issue 4, July 2017

In this issue:

  • The 9th Annual Mini Expo – Saturday, August 26th,Terrace United Methodist Church, 1203 Wirt Road, Houston, Texas 77055
  • July Monthly Meeting – Jim Gray, President of the Texas Council, FFI
  • Outings – The Annual Port O’Connor Una Mosca (SW)
  • Reel Recovery – October Navasota Reel Recovery Retreat
  • Outing Reports – Fence Lake (SW), Annual South Fork of the Llano River (FW)
  • Mark Your Calendars – Outings, Garcitas Creek (FW), Padre Island National Seashore (SW)
  • Mark Your Calendars – FFI International Fly Fishing Fair, Annual Contraband Fly Casters Expo
  • Fly of the Month – Gartside Gurgler


Get Windknots July 2017 here

Windknots May 2017

may featured speaker Shannon Branham

In the May issue:

  •  Monthly Meetings – May – Shannon Branham – Trout fishing in Colorado
  •  Education – Rod Building Class
  •  Outings – South Fork of the Llano River (FW), Fence Lake (SW)
  •  Outing Reports – Clarke Thornton Memorial, Joe Nicklo and Nicolas Lestrer in Colorado
  • Mark Your Calendars – June Monthly Meeting: Phil Shook – Yucatan; The Mini Expo
  • Eva’s Lodge Bonefish Invitational
  • Fly of the Month – Foam Popper Bug

Get Windknots May 2017 here

Windknots April 2017

In this issue:

  • Monthly Meetings – April – Jason Edgecombe from Eva’s Bonefish Lodge
  • Education – Rod Building Class
  • Outings – Clarke Thornton Memorial / San Marcos River (FW), Fence Lake (SW)
  • Reel Recovery – Spring 2017
  • Mark Your Calendars – Meetings: Shannon Branham – Colorado, Phil Shook – Yucatan
  • Alamo Fly Fishers – The 2017 Bud Priddy Any Fly
  • Fly of the Month – Crystal River Shrimp

Link to Windknots Spring 2017

Gila Wilderness Horse trip for Gila Trout in New Mexico, July 2017

Texas FlyFishers’ member Chris Bruttig is looking for interested members to join him on a fishing trip on horseback to the Gila Wilderness in New Mexico in July 2017.

Here’s Chris’ invitation…

I am putting together a horse packing trip into the Gila Wilderness for Gila Trout .We would be departing near Cliff Dwelling New Mexico.  It would be a total of 8 days on the trail.

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Providence Film Premiere Benefitting Reel Recovery and Candlelighters


When: Thursday, October 27th at 7PM
Where: River Oaks Theatre 2009 West Gray St., Houston 77019  (Google Map link)
Doors open at 7:00p
Film starts at 7:30p
Get your tickets a Bayou City Angler. Tickets are $25 – available here .

Proceeds from ticket sales & raffle benefit Reel Recovery and Candlelighters .

Learn about the Providence Film project and watch the film trailer.