December 2nd 2014

Volunteers Needed – Kids Fish Program Christmas Party

The Kids Fish Program Children`s Christmas party is set for Dec 13th at 1500 hrs. Thanks to our wonderful team we have all the supplies need. If any CSRA Fly Fishing Club members would like to attend just let us know we could use the help.

To volunteer, contact Mr. Fields at the following email address:  lawrence.fields@comcast.net

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November 24th 2014

Fall Trout Fishing in South Carolina

Thanks to Grant Olson for providing information on Fall trout fishing in Sourth Carolina.  this information may be helpful in planning your Frosty Freeze adventures.

See the South Carolina DNC document:  http://csraflyfishers.org/SC_Fall_Fishing.pdf
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October 28th 2014

Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Expo

December 5-6th, 2014

The 6th Annual WNC Fly Fishing Expo is set for Dec. 5 and 6 at the WNC Agricultural Center. This two-day fly-fishing extravaganza provides anglers a forum to sharpen their skills and learn about the latest innovations in their sport. It’s become the Southeast’s largest event for fly-fishers, averaging more than 1,000 visitors over the course of the weekend.

The expo will feature local fly shops, angling organizations and fly-fishing art, while companies such as Simms, Orvis, Scientific Anglers, Fishpond, Nautilus Reels, Montana Fly Company and Sage will showcase the newest gear for 2015.|

This year’s featured speakers will be renown fly fishing experts addressing the distinctive tactics for fishing in this area, from trout fishing in the Great Smoky Mountains to casting for redfish in the Low Country to angling for musky in the Southeast.

The Southeastern Council of the International Federation of Fly Fishers (IFFF) is sponsoring the 3,200 square-foot indoor casting pond. Certified casting instructors will instruct attendees of all skill levels on technical casts and guide them through the course.

Hours for the 5th Annual WNC Fly Fishing Expo will be Friday, Dec. 5 from 12 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and free for children 16 years of age and younger.

See the WNC Fly Fishing Expo website for more information:  http://wncflyfishingexpo.com/
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October 28th 2014
 

Davidson River Outfitters Customer Appreciation Day

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Davidson River Outfitters (DRO) in Pisgah, NC will be hosting a Customer Appreciation Day on Saturday, November 15th.  There will be food along with product demos.

Contact the DRO store for more information at 828-877-4181 for more information.
 

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October 28th 2014

Join Us for the Annual CSRA Fly Fishers FROSTY FREEZE

January 16-17-18, 2015
Oconee State Park, Mountain Rest, SC

We were frozen out last year! However, the CSRA Fly Fishers has reserved the barracks at Oconee State Park in Mountain Rest, SC for January 16-18, 2015.  Space is limited to 16 people and bunks are going fast. The club will be providing one meal, and the cost will be $26 per person if 16 people sign up.

Contact Dave Whittle at dwhittle.1@netzero.com to sign up or for more information.

Reserve Early - This one fills up fast!

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October 28th 2014

Augusta (CSRA) Project Healing Waters

Year-End Dinner

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 -- 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Bonefish Grill, Augusta, GA

The CSRA / Augusta Project Healing Waters program has had a very successful year, and the 1-year anniversary is a good time to reflect on the events of past year. The CSRA Project Healing Waters program will host an End of Year Dinner at Bonefish Grill on December 2nd from 6 to 8pm. .

Order and pay for food off the menu, but per Project Healing Waters guidelines the event will be an alcohol-free event.  There will be a silent auction with items from PHW and maybe Cabelas and maybe Bonefish Grill.

If you would like to attend the year-end dinner, please R.S.V.P. by contacting the PHW Program Lead, Mr. Justin Walter at augustaphwff@gmail.com or call 706-968-4887.  

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August 26th 2014

Club Fall Fishing Trip Dates -- Brevard, NC Area

The following dates have been set for CSRA Fly Fishers club trips to the Brevard, NC area for Fall 2014:

  • 9 - 12 October

  • 23 - 26 October

  • 6 -9 November

For more information regarding the above trips, contact Club President Chas Murphy at chas11@bellsouth.net.  

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June 24th 2014

NEW GEORGIA STATE RECORD BROWN TROUT

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has recorded a new Georgia State record Brown Trout.  The 20 lb 14 oz. 31-1/2" trout was caught July 27th on the Chattahoochee River below the Buford Dam.

See the full DNR press release below:

 Press Release:  GA State Record Brown Trout

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July 29th 2014.

Thanks PHW Volunteers!!!

Thanks to all the members of the CSRA Fly Fishers that volunteered for the recent Basic Fly Fishing Class and Introduction to Fly Tying on July 26th and July 29th.  For more information and pictures of the events, see the Augusta Area Project Healing Waters Facebook page using the link below:

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