to the Bellevue/Issaquah Chapter 109 of Trout Unlimited
Monthly Meeting -
monthly meetings are normally held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month,
beginning at 7:00 pm.
The next chapter meeting will be held on Wednesday,
May 14 at 7:00 pm at the Issaquah Brewhouse (next to the
fish hatchery). Our guest speaker will
be Tara Brock with The Pew Charitable Trusts. Tara will talk
about forage fish, which are critical to the survival of salmon and
steelhead in the oceans. Also, Chuck Tye with Project Healing
Waters will talk his project and its effect on the rehabilitation of
disabled active duty military personnel and disabled veterans through
fly fishing and related activities. In
addition, there will be
project reports, a raffle, fishing reports, good food and brew and an
opportunity to socialize with like-minded fisherpeople and
We have begun our annual kokanee fry counting activity.
This year we will be counting little fry on three creeks
(Lewis, Laughing Jacobs and Ebright). If you can help with
this important project, come to the meeting or contact Robert Metzger.
We need your help!
month's meeting will be held at the
35 W Sunset Way
Winter Schedule of Events -
To see a complete schedule of upcoming meetings and other
Fly Fishing Film Tour - The
Fly Fishing Film Tour stop was a success and we had a great turnout.
Thanks to everyone who attended!
Trout Unlimited Online Radio -
Now, you can tune-in to blogtalk radio where hosts Rabekah Jensen and
Taylor and guests will
discuss a variety of topics related to fishing and
The next episode will be held on Wednesday, April 16 at 8:00
pm. The program will feature Chuck Tye with Project Healing
Waters. Chuck will be talking about this amazing program that is
dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled
active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly
fishing and associated activities including education and
outings. During a program,
can call in to
308-8464 with questions or comments. To
listen to the current or past broadcasts, click here.
Run with the Kokanee
2nd Annual Run with the Kokanee was a success, with over twice the
number of participants from 2012. There was even one runner
our chapter! Thanks to our sponsors, the runners and walkers
the volunteers, who made sure that everything ran smoothly.
tuned for information on the 2014 edition of Run with the Kokanee.
Outings - The
next outing will be held on Saturday, May 10. The outing will be
at Langlois Lake or another local lake. Contact John Silvey for more
- The next board meeting
will be held on Wednesday, April 23 at 7:00
pm. Location will be the Issaquah Brew House in
Issaquah. All chapter members are welcome.
- Check out Facebook to see pictures of the Fun Run, chapter activities
and fish outs
supports the Trout Unlimited Teens program. Check out the program's
Calendar - To
see a calendar that shows our
meeting schedules and activities for 2014, click
can always use
donations to help us with our projects. You can donate to our
chapter simply by clicking
here. Members who work for companies like Microsoft
Boeing can use their gift matching programs to increase donation
amounts to our chapter.
chapter is committed to saving/restoring
Kokanee Salmon in Lake Sammamish.
here to follow our
actvities and learn how to get involved.
mission of Trout
Unlimited is "To conserve, protect and restore America's coldwater
fisheries and their watersheds" with the vision of "ensuring that
robust populations of native and wild coldwater fish once again thrive
within their North American range, so that our children can enjoy
healthy fisheries in their home waters."
us save our Lake Sammamish Kokanee!