The 25th Annual Billy Sandifer Big Shell Cleanup is slated for Saturday February 29, 2020 at the Padre Island National Seashore. This is the Silver Anniversary of this unique event. Volunteers are needed at Malaquite Visitor’s center no later than 8:00 AM on Saturday, February 29. Normal park admission will be waived for Cleanup participants – … Continue reading 25th Billy Sandifer Big Shell Beach Cleanup
Launch from Charlie's Bait camp, 4194 Lane Rd, Seadrift, TX 77983
Contact John Eldred if interested
Boats and kayaks can easily fish the area.
Meet at the launch 30 minutes after sunrise to allow the vampires to go to bed. About 0715.
Meet back at the boat ramp at 1600 to see who caught what.
More details to follow.
The convicts are on the loose again and we need your help rounding them up! It’s time for the annual Prison Permit Invitational...we will meet at either Matagorda Harbor or Sargent on Sat, Feb 22 in the morning. (time to be determined) Fish and meet back at the launch area at 4pm. NOTE: This is a boat and wade fishing only trip. You must be physically able to "climb" out of a boat and wade fish. More details to come on available boats as the date gets closer. Contact John Eldred or Mike Graham
This is an ongoing work of making the "Windknots" archive available to the public. So far all of the 2000-2010 issues that we have on hand are here, as listed below, from newest to oldest. Have fun with these, and let us know what you think: Windknots-October-2008 Windknots-December-2007 Windknots-July-2007 Windknots-September-2006 Windknots-July-2006 Windknots-June-2006 Windknots-March-2006 Windknots-February-2006 … Continue reading Windknots archive, 2000 through 2010
25th Annual Billy Sandifer Big Shell Beach Cleanup Date: Saturday February 29, 2020 Time and Place: We ask that all volunteers show up no later than 8 am at the Malaquite Visitor's Center parking lot. We will have Friends of Padre board members there by 7 am that morning to start lining everyone up. … Continue reading PINS Beach Clean Up
The TFF sponsored Trout in the Classroom project kicked off last week with the delivery of more than 2000 rainbow trout eggs to 15 tanks in high schools around the Houston area. This year we have expanded to two new schools, but also lost a few tanks due to staffing changes at our existing schools. … Continue reading 2020 Trout in the Classroom Project
This is a 2.5 day trip to the Chandeleur Islands with DMJ Charters. Minimum 10/maximum 12 people. Several of us made this same trip last year...great trip. The trip is: Spend Sun night (June 7) on the "mother ship. Depart for Chandeleur Islands and fish on Mon, Tues, then Wed till 10am. Return to shore by 12-2pm Wed, June 10.
This is an ongoing work of making the "Windknots" archive available to the public. So far all of the 1980's that we have on hand are here, as listed below, from newest to oldest. Have fun with these, and let us know what you think: Windknots-March-1993 Windknots-April-1990 Windknots-February-1990 Windknots-January-1990 Windknots-December-1989 Windknots-November-1989 Windknots-October-1989 Windknots-August-1989 Windknots-July-1989 … Continue reading Windknots archive, 1980’s and 1990’s
Launch your kayak or other small craft and move upstream in the search for the spawning white bass on the Nueces River at George West. Sign up now.
On March 27-29 2020 the Federation of Flyfishers International is offering a 2.5 day class in New Braunfels, Texas which will be providing intensive introduction and preparation for the Certified Casting Instructor exam. The Boot Camp fee of $400 includes double occpuancy room at the Gruene Outpost River Lodge in New Braunfels, Texas. Single occupancy … Continue reading FFI Casting Instructor Boot Camp; March 27-29 2020