Thank You!

To everyone who helped make the 2019 Rapidan TU Annual Fishing Show such a success. We couldn’t do it without all of our vendors, volunteers and attendees. We are grateful to all of you. Thank you for supporting Rapidan TU. Here are the winners from the show raffles:

Montana Trip Winner: Richard Ritter

Premium Rod Raffle Winners:

  • Scott Derrickson, Front Royal: Custom Cane Rod by Chris Bogart
  • Bob Betts, Fredericksburg: Float Trip for Two Anglers, Eastern Trophy Fly Fishing
  • Don Wills, Vienna: LL Bean Ultra Rod Outfit, provided by John Long
  • James Brasell, Potomac Falls: Orvis Clearwater Fly Rod, Mossy Creek Fly Fishing
  • Bob Burnley, Richmond: 100 Custom Flies by Andy Holmaas

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

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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

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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

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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

July 18, 2018 FWF Rappahannock River/Hogue Tract-CANCELED

Hi-Lets meet host/ChuckH at 4:30pm, Wednesday, July 18, at Hogue Tract parking area on Phelps WMA(east of Remington) on Sumerduck Rd in Sumerduck. Wet wading; bring staff, streamers, woolly buggers, & poppers. 5 minute hike to river. Event canceled due to high water.

Fred

July 7, 2018 FWF Rappahannock River-CANCELED

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FWF canceled due to high water & debris.

Lets meet DougF/host at 8am Saturday, July 7 at Kellys Ford bridge parking area in Sumerduck on Rappahannock River. Wet wading; bring staff, poppers, streamers, & buggers.

Fred

June 16, 2018 Camp Special Love at 4H Center

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Lets support BillH and the cancer kids at 4H Center in Front Royal starting at 9am Saturday, June 16. Collect aquatic critters 9:30am-11:30, lunch, then fishing 1-3 pm.

Thanks, Fred