Padre Island National Seashore 2017-11-04. Spotting jacks in the surf and casting to them.
Stay in a hotel the night before. You take care of your own lodging.
Meet at the Visitor Center parking lot an hour before sunrise. We want to be at MM 20 by sunrise.
4WD or a ride is needed.
8-12 wt rod required
Today Skip talked to Billy S (Our PINS expert) and because of the wind, and the wind direction, Billy has advised against a trip down the beach this weekend.
No One is more disappointed in this turn of events than I.
Skip D. talked to our famous Billy S. today and the trip.
With the winds and direction they are coming from, for safety, and comfort’s sake, the trip to PINS is cancelled for this year.
PINS Trip, 2017
Those conditions could cause a repeat of 2015 trip..
Small crab pattern pulled this sheephead while wading at the kayak launch point.
Just north of the launch
The new launch
You can get through the gap
Sheephead on a fly
New parking lock
More to follow.
Our August Saltwater outing will be fishing Trinity Bay out of Anahuac. We will meet at Ft. Anahuac park at 7:30(ish) and hit the flats in the area. This is a great kayak outing, but if you have a boat, bring it and join the fun! Come on out and give Trinity Bay a whirl!
The event’s itinerary goes something like this…
Thursday and Friday July 27 and 28…Pre-fishing POC fun for all that can get away and join us.
DIRECTIONS TO HQ Continue reading
Texas FlyFishers, June 2017 Saltwater Outing
Fence Lake, Rockport, Texas
Saturday morning, we will be ferried to St. Joe’s Island aboard the M/V Skimmer for a day of skinny water kayak & wade fishing in the Fence Lake area. About 3:00 pm, the Skimmer will return to pick us up at the mouth of Fence Lake and take us back to the dock.
How to sign up:
- Evite link
- Email the trip leader
- Sign up at the monthly meeting
Texas FlyFishers of Houston Event: 2017 PINS (Padre Island National Seashore)
Trip Description: We will take four-wheel drive vehicles down Padre Island National Seashore during the anchovy migration, and target blitzing schools of ladyfish, jacks, redfish, and tarpon. Continue reading
Event: 2017 Prison Permit
When: February 18th 2017.
Where: East Matagorda Flats, meet at the Matagorda boat ramp.
Start Time: 0800
End Time: about 1600
Trip Leader: Golden