Gitche Gumee Chapter

Sucker Tree Planting CMYK

Serving Northeast Minnesota, The Gitche Gumee Chapter is active along Minnesota’s North Shore and works to protect, preserve and enhance our local trout, steelhead and salmon resources.  There are lots of opportunities to get involved in our upcoming habitat work this season, and some great meetings open to the public yet this season.  Come on out, get in contact with us and we hope to see you at the meetings and on the water.

Meeting Schedule for 2017 – 2018

October 12 Fall Fishing MN’s North Shore and WI’s Bois Brule River. Hartley Nature Center, 7PM

November 9 Fishing Southeast MN’s Driftless Area Trout Streams. Hartley Nature Center, 7PM

December 7 Fly Tying and Holiday Social. The Great Lakes Fly Shop, 7PM

January 28 F3T – Fly Fishing Film Tour. Clyde Iron Works, time TBD

February 20 Fisheries Management Issues with MN and WI DNR. Combined meeting with the Arrowhead Fly Fishers, Clyde Iron Works, 7PM

March 8 Stream Restoration 101 with John Lenczewski. Hartley Nature Center, 7PM

April 12 Annual State of the Steelhead Meeting and GG Chapter Elections.  Hartley Nature Center, 7PM

Other Events (Dates TBD)

May Sucker River Tree Maintenance Project

June Kadunce River Trail Maintenance and Tree Planting

July Fly Fishing and Fly Casting Clinic The Great Lakes Fly Shop



Don Mitchell


Chapter President:

Brent Notbohm