Family Picnic & Scouts Fishing Day

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAAnnual Family Cookout

With Mentoring of Girl & Boy Scouts Fishing the Lake. Passing it on!

Every spring the Rabun Chapter of TU sponsors a family cookout/picnic and fishing for local Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops. Lots of fun, exciting fishing, and inspiring future generations of conservation leaders!

THE MAY MEETING is the ANNUAL FAMILY COOKOUT!

with Mentoring of Girl & Boy Scouts Fishing the Lake. Passing it on!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOur thanks to Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School for use of the facility, to Community Bank & Trust for use of the cooking grill, to Rabun Gap Presbyterian Church for loan of the tables, to Bass Pro Shops for donating the reels, to Burton Trout Hatchery for loan of the rods, and to Reeves Hardware–Dillard for donating the bait and discount on merchandise.

  • New Kiosks at Burrell’s Ford

    The Rabun Chapter recently donated funds to help pay for a new kiosk to be located at the Burrells Ford Bridge, near the trailhead to Ellicotts Rock. The kiosk will encourage visitors to practice “Leave No Trace” outdoor recreation. Read more here.

     

     

     

     

Rabun Rendezvous Advance Tickets!

Seating is Limited! Purchase yours here! 

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Our Annual Celebration of Rivers, Streams, Trout, and Trout Fishing Returns!

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Doors open at 3:00 pm.  Around 4:30 pm folks will start gathering to “pick the pig” and enjoy more snacks, the rocking chairs on the porch, or the nice fire inside to warm your buns. The Foxfire Boys will again provide their ‘down home’ style of bluegrass picking and singing. Raffle and silent auction items! DINNER:  Fish, chicken, beef, and pork with all the side dishes and desserts that have made the Dillard House famous will be served at 6:30 pm.  It is a serve yourself buffet and you will not leave hungry!

 

 

2023 Dream Trip Tickets Now On Sale

Details here.

• 5 days hosted fishing / 6 nights lodging in Idaho July 23-28

• $500 total in travel expenses

• Each winner receives a float trip on the Madison River, plus choice of Winston AIR 3 wt. – 6 wt. or BILL-x 4 wt. – 8 wt. fly rod. Fly reel with Scientific Anglers or Winston Energy Fly Line and a fly box and flies for the trip.

 

Call to Action! Attention All Rabunites!

If you are out fishing and see a stream conservation need (erosion control, bank restoration, trout structure maintenance, etc), contact the Georgia Council. Details here.

 

 

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Special Award to Terry Rivers

During the Fall Chapter Campout, Vice Prez Tammy presented Terry Rivers with a special award in recognition for all his hard work in coordinating the Chapter Campouts, including setting up and taking down the shelters and planning the meals. Tammy presents a Thank You card signed by all the campers and a $20 gift certificate for Burger King. Terry can use the certificate at his daily morning old men coffee klatches at Burger King! Thank you, Terry!

 

Go Fishin’