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
Fly Fishing Film Tour – 2018

The Taconic Chapter of Trout Unlimited will once again be hosting the latest Fly Fishing Film Tour again this year.

Purchase Tickets Here

When: Thursday, March 1st at 7 PM

Where: Barrington Brewery, Rt. 7 Great Barrington, MA

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
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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
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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