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Sunday, December 18, 2016

January 25th Meeting

We will meet at 7 PM on Wednesday January 25 in the Thunder Mountain HS library. George Elgee will be our presenter and this is his info.

George Elgee  fished Xmas Island in April, caught more and bigger fish than I ever - nice trip.  He also went to Kobuk again this year for Shee fish (Great Trip) , then kayak’d the Wulik river to Kavelina (For dolly’s, used to be call Arctic Char) ,  then went to Mongolia for Taiman, the Situk for Steelhead in November, and stayed at the Forest Service cabin for a week.  He is heading for Chile in January to fish for Kings, so hope that is good trip.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Twin Lakes Casting Night - May 19

Twin Lakes Casting Night hosted by our club, Alaska Fly Fishing Goods and TU. Event will start at 6 PM and feature free fly casting lessons for entry level casters and a unique opportunity to demo rods provided by Alaska Fly Fishing Goods. There will be food and drink as well. For those who didn’t know, this casting event has been ongoing since 1994 and has been very well received by the community. All are invited! No charge.

May 11th Meeting

Local fish habitat projects will be the focus of the next Raincountry Flyfishers meeting to be held in the Thunder Mountain HS Library at 7 PM Wednesday May 11. A slide show will be presented on the recently completed work to protect salmon rearing areas at the East side of Mendenhall Lake.

Additionally, other projects and activities to enhance Juneau's fish habitats will be covered by a panel of speakers.

This meeting is free and open to the public.

April 27th Meeting

The Raincountry Flyfishers will meet from 7 - 9 PM on Wednesday April 27 in the Thunder Mountain HS Library for an informal fly tying session. Bring own gear to tie up flies for the upcoming season or come to just visit and share updated fishing info.