fishing

Viroqua Fishing Trip 2015

There was a full house with 12 of us at the Romance Valley Retreat near Viroqua, Wisconsin for a weekend of fly fishing the first weekend in June. We carpooled from the Cities to a rented vacation house near miles of incredible trout streams in the Driftless Region of Wisconsin. Everyone brought their own equipment […]

Majoring in Fly Fishing?

Members of Fly Fishing Women of Minnesota provided some fly fishing instruction to a January Term class from Gustavus Adolphus College. The class, Minnesota Aquatic Stewardship, taught by Biology Instructor Eric Elias, included basic fly fishing and fly tying instruction along with BUG information.  For a final class activity, 19 students and 6 fishing mentors […]

Bass Camp 2013

Bass Camp, 2013, started at the park in Chatfield, MN, so that we could meet our mentors and volunteers for the day and get out on the Root River for a day of some bass fishing (and whatever else we might catch!). It was a gorgeous morning and appeared that it would be a sunny […]

Fishing Nights in the Metro July 14 2013

Monta and Linda fished at Brown’s Creek for the “Get Your Fly On–Fishing Around Town” tonight. Brown’s Creek is in Washington County and enters the St. Croix River. Put it on your spring list.There is a trail scheduled to be completed in the fall of 2014 which will run along the creek. Check it out […]

Driftless Rendezvous 2013

This weekend ten of us made our first group trip to the Wisconsin Driftless area. The area is one of the only parts of America consistently missed by advancing glaciers over the millennia, hence the name “Driftless” or “Unglaciated Region.”This has preserved the unique topography of the region with its famous bluffs, coulees and small […]