Fence Lake Trip, 2017

Work in progress, details to follow (as of 2017-01-26):

Event: Fence Lake aboard the M/V Skimmer  (We have a confirmed a reservation for ferry service aboard the Skimmer for Saturday June 10, 2017. )

When: Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Where: Fence Lakes – Rockport, TX
Start Time: 05:00 am – Load Out, Skimmer Dock, Fulton, TX
End Time: 4:30 pm – Return to Dock
Trip Leader: Chris Sumers
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Louisiana Marsh trip on Lake Calcasieu-October 14-16-CANCELED

 

Louisiana Marsh Trip on Lake Calcasieu for big fall reds.

Co-hosted by the Texas FlyFishers and the Contraband Fly Casters of Lake Charles, Louisiana
When: October 14-16, 2016
Trip Leader: Skip Donovan
Space is limited and on a first call, first come basis.
For details and registration contact Skip by email at skipdonovan1@sbcglobal.net
Skip will update this outing notice as he gets more details.  Stay tuned and be sure to express your interest in the comments and follow updates on this posting.
~DL
Trip canceled due to lack of participation.  Maybe next time….

How to lead a Texas FlyFishers outing

Finding outing leaders has been an age old challenge for Texas FlyFishers. During a time when we were challenged in 2010,  Treasurer Harry Crofton and Saltwater Outings Chair Chris Sumers put together a presentation that they presented at a monthly meeting.  It’s well done, informative and worthy of a resurrection!

What do you need to know to lead a freshwater or saltwater outing?Lead Outing image 1

Preparing for the outing

  •  Outings Chair has the plan for the outing
  • Become familiar with the published plan
  • Get a list of participants from the Chair
  • Talk to previous leaders
  • If a guide is involved: call and discuss outing and make sure you understand payment arrangements
  • Confirm shuttle arrangements if required
  • Confirm website notice has your contact info
  • Get any last minute changes posted to website
  • Print out extra copies of the blank waiver
  • Get a copy of the club insurance accident report form

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June Saltwater Outing – Anahuac

Texas FlyFishers of Houston Event:  Anahuac

When:     25th of June 2016

Where:      Ft Anahuac Park

Start Time:  7:00 AM

End Time:    When we get bored or 3 PM, whichever is first.

Trip Leader:  MFQ
Phone:       713-dos-uno-tres-eight-one-five-zero
e-mail:     mfquigley at yahoo dot com

Trip Description:

We will be meeting up by the boat ramp at Ft. Anahuac Park  at 7:00 that Saturday morning for our June Saltwater outing of the year. A kayak is strongly recommended though some wading is possible.  We will fish until we get bored.

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