A new season of TIC

They guys over at the Dan River Basin Association have been busy lately.  All the Trout in the Classroom tanks are setup and ready to go and the eggs have just arrived.  Over the next several months, the kids will be learning lessons tied to several state required SOL’s that are tied back to their trout tanks and the fish’s development. You can read more […]

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Smith River Trout Unlimited December Meeting

Smith River Trout Unlimited will meet at Rania’s Restaurant in uptown Martinsville, on Thursday, December 1, 2011, at 6:30 pm.  Scott Smith, DGIF Biologist for the Smith River will highlight the evening by giving a summary of the data collected during the August 2011 sampling. He will offer his assessment of the fishery and what steps are needed to keep things moving in a positive […]

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Racin’ with Trout in the Classroom

    It’s not everyday that you can say a 5-time Champion shows up to your class, especially in Martinsville and Henry County.  Our Trout in the Classroom particpants had that opportunity recently!  Jimmy Johnson took time out of his busy schedule to take part in the Trout Release with the kids from Rich Acres Elementary School. I’ll let the professionals tell you all about […]

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Easy Hopper Pattern

Hoppers are always a good pattern on the Smith River this time of year.  Use your imagination on this pattern and change up the foam color to match the hoppers that you find in the fields along the river, and hold on! I found this video here: Troutsiders.com via Moldy Chum

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Smith River Trout Unlimited – September 2011 Meeting

Smith River Trout Unlimited will meet at Rania’s Restaurant in uptown Martinsville, on Thursday, September 1, 2011, at 6:30 pm.  Mike Sepelak (Fisherman Blogger aka Mike’s Gone Fishin’ …Again)  who recently returned from a TU sponsored trip to Montana with side trips to Colorado and Wyoming will make us green with envy as he gives a slide show and talk about his trip. In addition to Mike’s […]

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