GRTU’s Troutfest Texas is the largest event of its kind in Texas and brings out a crowd of over 3,000 people interested in fly fishing and preserving and protecting cold water fisheries.
The event is hosted by the Guadalupe River Chapter of Trout Unlimited, the largest TU chapter in the country with over 5,500 members. The three-day event will include:
- Keynote speaker
- Online Silent and Live Auction with Digital Bidding
- Live Auction
- Door Prizes
- Great Food and Local Craft Beer
Expo – Saturday & Sunday
- Fly Casting Lessons
- Presentations from guides, outfitters, gear manufactures and experts from around the world
- Women focused events
- Kids Events: casting pond, archery and airguns
- Booths: guides, fly shops, artists, outfitters, gear manufacturers, rod builders
- On water watercraft demos
Six fantastic casting instructors with years of experience are excited to bring you a wide variety of casting classes.
– Dayle Mazzarella, FFI Master Certified Casting Instructor
– Jim Bass, FFI Certified Casting Instructor
– Stacy Lynn, FFI Certified Casting Instructor Co-Founder at Bayou City Angler
– Gary Davison, FFI Certified Casting Instructor Gulf Coast Spey LLC
– Mike Wright, FFI Certified Casting Instructor Since 1998
– Jeff Ferguson, FFI Master Certified Casting Instructor
Map to Lazy L&L Campgrounds
(Note about lodging – RV spaces are getting very low on the river for the weekend of Troutfest TX. Please get a spot now or you may have a hard (impossible) time getting one later.
Troutfest Texas receives strong statewide marketing and promotional support and offers sponsorship, donation and exhibit opportunities. GRTU’s Troutfest TX 2019 sponsorship, exhibitor, and donor opportunities are going fast. Click here for more information.