TROUTFEST 2013 Fly-Fishing Exposition
GUEST CELEBRITIES ATTENDING...
| Wanda Taylor
Wanda Taylor has been a professional guide and fly casting instructor since the 80’s. She’s been a featured angler or host in magazines, on radio, television, video, and computer fly fishing games from coast to coast. Her passion is pursuing fins with a fly around the world. Wanda was the 1st woman Orvis endorsed guide in the southeast, as well as, the 1st woman master certified casting instructor by the International Federation of Fly Fishers. She is an advisory staff member of TFO Rods, Chota Outdoor Gear and Aqua Design.
Taylor Streit has been guiding fly fishers in Northern New Mexico for 30 years and is a "Legendary Guide" in the Freshwater Fishing Hall Fame. He has written three acclaimed fly fishing books. His son Nick runs Taos Fly Shop and was on the U.S. Junior Fly fishing team that placed second in the world competition of 1998. They employ several experienced guides who have been hand-picked and trained by Taylor on fishing NM waters.
TROUTFEST 2013, a Fly-Fishing Banquet and Exposition will be held on the Guadalupe River at Rio Raft Resort on the 15th, 16th & 17th of February 2013. The funds generated by the Banquet and Expo will be used by GRTU to conserve, protect and restore the cold tailwater fishery immediately below the Canyon Dam on the Guadalupe River. Talented Fly Tiers, Kid Fish Pond, Educational Classes, and Local shopping will surely provide enjoyment for the Whole Family!
The Guadalupe River is the premier southern most trout fishing destination in the USA. The "Guad" is listed asone of the best 100 trout streams in the US. This is the perfect opportunity to help promote and educate others on the river we call home. Announcements have been sent to all fly fishing oriented clubs throughout the state of Texas inviting them to attend Troutfest.