“A well-organized and worthwhile learning experience. Not only did our son come home with greater skills and interest in fishing, he also learned about stream ecology, biology and a greater respect for nature.” – Jim, camper’s father
Trout Camp 2015 is designed to give kids an awareness, appreciation and understanding of the importance of our nation’s aquatic resources with an emphasis on conservation, protection and restoration of coldwater ecosystems. Participants will learn about stream ecology, brook trout restoration, stream physics and water chemistry, fishing etiquette and aquatic entomology. They will fish with fly fishing pros, learn how to tie flies with fly tying experts; and they will enjoy many other activities including hiking, learning how to cast using a fly rod, and learn essential fly fishing knots. Swimming, basketball and other activities will also be available.
Trout Camp 2015 will begin on Monday afternoon, June 15, and end at noon Saturday, June 20. Boys and girls 12 to 15 years old as of June 15 are eligible to apply.
Visit the Trout Camp Website at http://www.tntroutadventure.org for more information and application