2019 Rapidan TU Chapter Annual Fishing Show

“The Biggest Little Fishing Show” will be held February 16, 2019 at Highland School, 597 Broadview Ave, Warrenton. Speakers TBD. Stay tuned for further updates.

2019 Raffle Prizes:

  1. Custom Cane Rod-Brookie-6’6’’ 3/4wt, 2pc,2 tips (C. Bogart)
  2. One Day Float Trip For Two (ETFF/W. Heresniak)
  3. Streamlight (Demo once) Ultra Rod/Reel Outfit-8’6”,5wt,4pc (J. Long)
  4. Orvis 2019 Clearwater Rod- (Mossy Creek FF)
  5. Box of 100 Custom Flies- (A. Holmaas)

December 8 – Chapter Christmas Party

Rapidan TU will hold our annual Christmas Party at the home of Joe & Donna Rays in Haymarket from 6-8pm on Saturday, December 8. Please bring a snack, dessert, or beverage. An email will be sent on December 1 to provide more details.

Please contact Joe Ray or Fred Kall with questions.

November 7, 2018 Chapter Meeting

Hi-

Lets meet at 6pm Wednesday, November 7 for dinner and 7:30pm  for chapter meeting at Faangs in Warrenton.  The primary topics are Rapidan Road gravel, and Christmas party.

There is no speaker. The Sun Trust bank meeting room is being remodeled.

Fred

October 10, 2018 FWF Cedar Creek-CANCELED!

Hi-

Lets meet Fred Fox/host at 8am Wednesday, October 10 at Cedar Creek stocked Trophy trout stream in Star Tannery, Va. Fee is $55/day paid upon arrival. Email “Foxtrout15@gmail.com” by October 3 if you plan to attend, so we can give # estimate to owner.

Thanks, FredK

October 3, 2018 Chapter Meeting

Hi-Lets meet at 7:30pm Wednesday, October 3 at TBD(most likely at Faangs, sign will be posted on Sun Trust bank door) in Warrenton. Speaker is Paul Kearney: SF Thorton River for Stocked Trout?

Dinner is at 6pm at Faangs.

Fred

FWF Rapidan River in Graves Mill September 12, 2018 CANCELED

Hi-Lets meet host John Long at 8am Wednesday, September 12 at Rapidan River in Graves Mill at end of Graves Mill Rd/662 at SNP gate. Bring hip waders, streamers, nymphs, & elk hair caddis/Mr Rapidan.  Event canceled due to high water.

Fred

September 5, 2018 Chapter Meeting

Hi-

Lets meet at 7:30pm Wednesday, September 5 at Sun Trust bank in Warrenton. We’ll catch up on summer events, & short business meeting. Speaker is Mike Isel/DGIF on “Brook & Brown Trout Abundance in Mountain Streams”.

Dinner is at 6pm at Faangs.

Fred

September 1, 2018 FWF Rose River/Syria

Hi-

Lets meet host Mike Wilson at 8am Saturday, September 1 in Syria at end of route 670 at SNP boundary parking area. Bring hip waders, nymphs, dries(ie elk hair caddis),  small streamers, & woolly buggers.

Fred

August 18, 2018 FWG Shenandoah River/Alma-CANCELED!

Hi-Canceled due to high brown water!

Lets meet hosts JoeR/ChuckH at 7:30am Saturday, August 18 at Alma bridge parking area on route 340 business(west of Luray/Stanley). Wet wading: bring small poppers, streamers, woolly buggers, & staff.

Fred

August 6, 2018 FWF Rapidan River/Germana_CANCELED

Hi-Event canceled due to high muddy water.

Lets meet FredK/host at Rapidan River(near Germana College) in Locust Grove @route 3 bridge(eastbound end shoulder parking) at 8am Monday, August 6. Wet wading, staff, streamers & poppers.

July 27, 2018 FWF Phelps WMA Pond

Hi-

Lets meet BillH/host at 8am Friday, July 27 for largemouth bass fishing at Phelps WMA pond(near HQ building) in Sumerduck, off Sumerduck Rd(east of Kellys Ford). Bring poppers & streamers.

Fred