For all you fly fishing enthusiast, we always look forward to Tom Helgeson's Great Water Fly Fishing Expo at the Sheraton Bloomington this weekend. It starts this afternoon at 2:00 pm. Be sure to stop by our booth - Fly Fishing Women of Minnesota. Sign-up for our raffle, volunteer for the annual Rush River Cleanup, and learn more about our club. We also a workshop scheduled for Saturday afternoon followed with casting practice at a designated area. We are located next to Joe's Sporting Goods.
Stop by the Midwest Fly Fishing booth and check out their latest magazine, which I just got this week. Wonderful articles, as always, and if you are a smallmouth enthusiast..............there is a great article on where you should cast your lines -10 Top Upper Midwest Lakes - in Minnesota #4 Three Island Lake #8 Mille Lacs Lake and #9 Rainy Lake. Last year our favorite spot was in Monticello on the Mississippi..........but check it out.
There is also a great article by Larry Gavin on 'dams'---------types and a journey (tour-complete with dining and music) as you wet your lines fishing these dams..........I am ready to return to southeast Mn for more fishing!!............and if you are a bike enthusiast..........checkout the bike trails along these rivers.
Well my tea cup is empty, time to seize the day. See you at the Expo!!