News and Articles

Take It With You When You Go

June 19, 2018
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Good article on the importance of clean water from Gink and Gasoline (with a mention of the #CLEANMYWATER campaign now underway by the Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited). http://www.ginkandgasoline.com/conservation/take-it-with-you-when-you-go/

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The Remaking of Raccoon Creek

May 4, 2018
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Partners and volunteers pitch in to create a little bit of angler paradise in the shadow of Atlanta. “This is the coolest place in the world, a real jewel,” said Rodney Tumlin, the past president […]

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Sam Rizzio Youth Fly Fishing Clinic

April 30, 2018
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The Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited hosted 31 children for the Sam Rizzio Youth Fly Fishing & Conservation Clinic at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. The clinic provided basic instruction in all phases of fly […]

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Trout Festival of Georgia

Third Annual Blue Ridge Trout Festival

January 24, 2018
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The Blue Ridge Trout Festival & Outdoor Adventures returns Saturday, April 28, 2018. The event combines trout fishing and outdoor recreation in the historic district of Georgia’s Blue Ridge. Enjoy adventure outfitters, local fishing guides, […]

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UCCTU Hosts Fly Fishing Clinic

October 30, 2017
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The Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited recently held its first Fly Fishing Clinic for women and girls (16+). The one-half day clinic, held at the Chattahoochee Nature Center, introduced participants to the basics of […]

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2018 Dream Fly Fishing Trip

October 26, 2017
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Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket for the Dream Fly Fishing Trip. Proceeds will go to the Georgia Council of Trout Unlimited to fund Council projects. Congratulations to Vic Alosio and the runners-up!

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Eastern Hemlock Restoration Project

October 25, 2017
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Volunteers from the Blue Ridge Mountain and Gold Rush Chapters of Trout Unlimited recently planted 42 new Eastern Hemlocks, treated a large number of existing hemlocks and cleared brush around a stretch of Rock Creek […]

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Martin Wins Distinguished Service Award

October 18, 2017
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Mack Martin won the Distinguished Service Award for Youth Education. The award is one of only five distinguished service awards given each year by Trout Unlimited to volunteer leaders. Whether at Georgia Trout Camp, or […]

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Official Trout Festival of GA Returns

April 24, 2017
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The Blue Ridge Trout Fest & Outdoors Adventures will be held April 28-29 in Blue Ridge, GA. The education, food, entertainment and vendors combine to help increase the public’s knowledge of trout and the conservation […]

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Sam Rizzio Youth Fly Fishing Clinic

April 24, 2017
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More than 30 boys and girls participated in the Sam Rizzio Youth Fly Fishing & Conservation Clinic April 22 at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. The clinic provided basic instruction in all phases of fly-fishing, including […]

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