Taconic Chapter Of Trout Unlimited

Welcome to the Taconic Chapter of Trout Unlimited website.

Our mission is to help conserve, protect, and restore North America’s coldwater fisheries and their watersheads.

Our Trout Unlimited chapter is located in Berkshire County of Massachusetts.

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Annual Holiday Party

When: Thursday, December 13th 2018 from 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM (EST)
Where: Crissey Farm @ Barrington Brewery
420 Stockbridge Rd, Rt. 7
Great Barrington, MA 01230

Join us for our annual Taconic Chapter of Trout Unlimited Holiday Party beginning with a Social Hour with hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 PM.

Beverage Service: Cash Bar For All Beverages

Buffet Service Dinner: 6:00 PM- Select from the following: Beef, Chicken, Vegetarian

Dessert Buffet: Variety for choosing with Coffee and Tea


Meal Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased on-line Here At This Eventbright Site. It is a TU promoted site.

The event features our Door Prize and Donation Bucket Raffle.

Guests are asked to please bring a Bucket Raffle donation. Donation ideas include a)-Fishing Item; b)- book; c) wine / liquor; d) craft item / gift basket; e) “For Her” item

For more information: Call Henry Sweren: 413-447-9429 or email: hsweren8@aol.com

[*If you reserve a meal and do not cancel, TU can not make a refund.]

Deerfield River Spawning Survey

Some really good work going on by our friends over at The Deerfield River Watershed Chapter of Trout Unlimited. You can find more details on their chapter web site here.

LatestNewsletter – Winter 2017
Hot off the press… Click here to download our latest newsletter.
You can find past issues here.
Crooked Staff Award – 2017
Taconic Chapter of Trout Unlimited Vice President, Henry Sweren, was the recipient of this years Crooked Staff Award presented at our annual Holiday Party held December 15, 2016. Click here to read the full article, published in the Berkshire Eagle on January 7, 2017, which explains the history and tradition of the Crooked Staff.
River’s Calendar Project
At our October 15, 2015 membership meeting, Entomologist, Mike Cole, gave a very informative presentation on the bugs one might encounter while fly fishing the Deerfield River.

This was an abbreviated presentation of the work he did to compile A Field Guide To Common Aquatic Insect Hatches In Massachusetts for TU and the River’s Calendar Project.

You can view/download a .pdf copy of the Rivers Calendar Project Guide written by Mike here – A Field Guide To Common Aquatic Insect Hatches In Massachusetts