- June 3: Kids Free Fishing Fest at Redfeather Lakes
Colorado Parks and Wildlife with the U.S. Forest Service and Rocky Mountain Flycasters help put together an amazing fishing opportunity for the whole family on Colorado Free Fishing Day. Register your children to fish West Lake at Redfeather Lakes with the help of USFS, CPW, and RMF. Space is limited so families should register soon with usfs_clrd_kids_fishing.eventbrite.co.uk.
RMF volunteers are needed to help with youngsters fishing with spinning rods, contact Lee Evans.
- June 3: Poudre RiverFest at the Oxbow
The Poudre RiverFest is a free, family-friendly festival that celebrates and educates people about the Cache la Poudre River as an important natural resource. It features a variety of activities for people to explore the role of the river as an important habitat for wildlife, a recreation area and a source for clean drinking water. Educational and volunteer activities take place throughout the day with a culminating celebration in the afternoon. Rocky Mountain Flycasters Trout Unlimited Chapter will again be an Exhibitor at this year’s Festival. RMF will host activities and needs volunteers to share staffing several shifts at our booth.
Before June 3, see the home page for more details and contact Dennis Cook to volunteer.
- June 14: Board Meeting at 7:00 PM. Members are welcome to attend any board meeting. Check with a Board Member for the meeting location and/or agenda.
- June 24: Rocky Mountain Flycasters go to Lake Agnes and Joe Wright Reservoir
High alpine lake fishing for beautiful cutthroat at Lake Agnes near the continental divide during the day followed by fishing the Joe Wright Reservoir in the evening for grayling.
Note of the Day:
The most important part of picking fly rod is the line size it best handles. The line size determines how far you can cast, the amount of delicacy you’ll get, and how big a fly you can comfortably handle. Line size in trout fishing has very little to do with the size of the fish you catch, but line size is important in determining how large a fish you can land. —Tom Rosenbauer