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.
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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