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.

Latest News
Holiday Party – Thursday, December 14, 2017
5:30 PM – 10:30 PM EST
Our annual Taconic Chapter of Trout Unlimited Holiday Party will begin with a Social Hour with hors d’oeuvres at5:30 PM. The event features our Door Prize and Donation Bucket Raffle.

Beverage Service: Cash Bar for all beverages

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

Buffet Service Dinner: 6:00 PM- $30.00 Per Person- Select from the following:

1.*Sliced Prime Rib of Beef 2.*Chicken Picatta 3.*Vegetarian Lasagna……..plus…salad, baked potato, seasonal vegetables

Dessert Buffet: Apple & Cranberry Crisp with fresh whipped cream….Chocolate Stout Cake

Coffee and tea buffet


Purchase Meal Tickets on-line here at this Eventbright site. It is a TU promoted site.

For more information: Call Bill Travis: 413-447-9720 or email: traviswdt547@gmail.com

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


Thu, December 14, 2017
5:30 PM – 10:30 PM EST

Crissey Farm @ Barrington Brewery
420 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Rt. 7 Great Barrington, MA, MA 01230

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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