November 3-6th, 2016
Arrival, Meet-Greet: Evening of 3rd -- Full guided days: 4th, 5th -- ??: 6th -- Departure: 6th, 7th
Sponsors: Southern Culture On The Fly, Crooked Creek Holler, Flymen Fishing Company, 3-TAND Fly Reels, Postfly Box, Rip Lips Musky Flies LLC, American Museum of Fly Fishing, Bull & Bones BBQ, Austin Green Photography, The Uncommon Angler, Rep Your Water, rusuperfly.com
Rate: 6 spots available at $695 each, including guided days, housing, food, booze, and entertainment.
Boats and Guides: Four boats will be run - Josh Laferty on Towee and Stealth Craft, Brent Perkey on Jet. - and Ken Trail on raft and jet. Brian Burgeson will run Austin Green around in his clacka to shoot and film boat to boat. We will separate the guests and our hosts (Katie Blizzard and Abbi Bagwell) will rotate through the boats. Austin will also rotate through the boats.
Giveaway items: Flymen Fishing Company/ SCOF/ Rip Lips/American Museum of Fly Fishing grab bag. Postfly Boxes. Items from Crooked Creek Holler, 3-Tand items, Rep Your Water hats, Pat Cohen 12” ManBearPigs. Everyone will also get a print from Austin.
Description: South Valley Anglers, Austin Green Photography, and Crooked Creek Holler present the Ladies Musky Meetup on the New River in Southwest Virginia, hosted by Katie Blizzard (The Uncommon Angler) and Abbi Bagwell (Flymen Fishing Company). This is first hosted trip of its kind--ladies exclusive, all inclusive, hosted musky trip on the fly! Float down the ancient New River, in the shadows of the Blue Ridge Mountains, catching trophy musky on the fly! Enjoy luxury lodging along with food and drinks by Bull & Bones. Guides Josh Laferty, Brent Perkey, and Ken Trail (Rock On Charters) are some of the most experienced musky fishermen in the entire region. Come get away, and put some Esox in the boat!
Upon arrival on Nov. 3rd, the ladies will be transported to the house on Claytor Lake (New River) outside of Blacksburg, VA. The meet and greet will be conducted with giveaways, wine & cheese, and dinner/desert. There is a movie theatre setup in the house and we will run a musky or pike film to wrap up each night. Breakfast will be served early, followed by a full day on the water (lunch on river). Dinner and drinks will be catered by Bull & Bones. This schedule will be repeated for the 2nd day on the water. Breakfast will be served the morning of day 3, followed by closing gear giveaway. Guests will depart on Sunday, November 6th, but will be given the option to book additional days on the water at a discounted rate.
For more info or to sign up, reach out to Austin Green at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (540) 613-0850.