2016 Catskills Chapter Picnic
Location: Livingston Manor / Roscoe, NY
Date: June 3rd Picnic begins at 12:00 noon.
If you are interested in staying over to fish the whole weekend chapter members will be camping at Roscoe Campsite. Please let the trip coordinator know you would like to stay over.
Trip Coordinator: Paul Reithmeier (email@example.com)
Telephone - (973)-907-0094
To Attend this trip: Email or call trip coordinator ASAP.
River(s)/Stream(s): Beaverkill / Willowemoc
Meeting Location: Livingston Manor Covered Bridge Park
95 Covered Bridge Road
Livingston Manor, NY 12758
Quarry: Mostly Brown Trout, with a few wild Brookies and Rainbows
River Access: Wading
Degree of Difficulty: Varies depending on area and pool.
Suggested Equipment: 9 foot, 5 weight, leaders vary depending on dries/wet/nymphs. 9-12 foot leader 4x-6x. Tippet-what you are comfortable with.
State / Local Requirements: NYS fishing license.
Recommended Fly Patterns: Adams, Catskill style dry flies. Mayflys, Caddis and Stonefly patterns per hatch chart. Various streamers.
Nearby Fly Shops:
Dette Trout Flies
68 Cottage Street
Roscoe NY 12776
Telephone - (607) 498-4991
4 Stewart Avenue
Roscoe, NY 12776
Telephone - (607)-498 5194
Roscoe, New York 12776
Telephone - (607)-498-6146
Accommodations: Several members will be staying over Friday and Saturday night at Roscoe Campsite. Please let the trip coordinator know if you would like to join them. Campsites are +/-$50.00 per night.
Meals: We are planning to have a pig roast again this year for the chapter picnic on Saturday. We'll have the pig roast, baked beans, cole slaw, cold water and soda. The price of the picnic is free to EJTU members and their families as well as members of any other TU chapter.
Everyone is on their own for all other meals on Friday and Sunday.
Nearby restaurants include Raimondo's (Italian), The Roscoe Diner (Lunch or Dinner), The Rockland House (Lunch or Dinner). Directions can be found online.
Miscellaneous: Please carpool if possible. Parking may be limited at the park.