GRTU Troutfest

| January 25, 2012

Now is the time to go to and purchase your Troutfest Banquet tickets. Tickets will be picked up at the door Friday evening 2/24/12 at 6pm. The EXPO follows Saturday and Sunday, 2/25-26/2012. All activities including the Saturday night fly fishing film festival will be at Rio Raft, Satler, Texas on the famed Guadalupe River.

Chris Wood, Chief Executive Officer of Trout Unlimited will be the featured speaker during the Friday night banquet. A silent auction, live auction and raffle items will be available during the evening. Funds raised from this event are used to conserve, protect and restore the coldwater tailwater fishery on the Guadalupe River.

A new feature of Troutfest 2012 is an author’s booth where writers will be present, reading, selling, signing their books. Also, a kid’s essay contest has been added. Details are available at Three age brackets from 6 to 17 years are available. Great prizes for 1st thru 3rd place in each age category. Have your children or children known to you sign up. All entries are via e-mail. Winners will be announced during the banquet Friday night 2/24/12.

Thanks for your support.

Phil Dopson


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NOTE – I met Chris Wood (CEO Trout Unlimited) on the journey to West Texas, and you’ll never meet a more upbeat guy. I will do a last minute update to list vendors and authors, as well as a detailed itinerary.

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Category: Events, Guadalupe River

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