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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Photos from Fishing on the Fly

The 2016 Cutthroat TU Ladies on the Fly for the Highlands Ranch Community Association was a great success.  We had a great turnout of TU members.  Love the involvement!

We had a lot of fun, and the ladies were great.  I think that most did catch or at least hook up before the weather turned on […]

May 20th, 2016|Education, Events|
  • South Platte River in South Park, CO

Thank You from Project Healing Waters

Attached is the letter of appreciation from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing thanking us for the $1,000 grant contribution we made to them. This was funded by a grant to us from the Wells Fargo Community Assistance Foundation in October last year.

Project Healing Waters Thank You Letter – CCTU $1,000 Grant Contribution (2016.03.28)

April 18th, 2016|Awards|
  • Cutthroat Leaders image

Thank You to Cutthroat Leaders of Boise, Idaho

CCTU would like to thank Cutthroat Leaders of Boise Idaho for their generous donations of fly leaders to our monthly membership meeting raffle.  Please take the opportunity to visit their web site at www.cutthroatfurledleaders.com, or contact owner Mike Morin at mike@cutthroatleader.com or 208.559.4788.

April 10th, 2016|Awards|
  • Middle fork of the South Platte River snaking across a meadow.

2016 Conservation Project Listing

Here are the Conservation Projects we have planned for 2016:

Saturday, June 4 – Gil Trail Repair Completion, Cheesman Canyon
Tuesday, July 12 – Project Healing Waters, Crystal Lake
Saturday, July 23 – Horse Creek or Alma
Saturday, August 20 – Horse Creek
Saturday, September 17 – Clear Creek Clean Up
Saturday, October 8 – Horse Creek
Saturdays in October TBD – […]

January 23rd, 2016|Conservation, Events|

Ask BLM to support a balanced solution for the Roan Plateau!

One year ago, Colorado TU and other conservation interests reached a settlement with the Bureau of Land Management and energy companies on the long-standing dispute over natural gas development on the Roan Plateau.  The Plateau is home to rare native cutthroat trout populations, strong mule deer herds – and significant energy reserves.  The settlement agreement […]

December 12th, 2015|Conservation|
  • Cindy Scholz with fish in hand

Fishing on the Fly in the News

Fishing on the Fly is a women’s-only program that the Cutthroat Chapter has been hosting in conjunction with Highlands Ranch Cultural Affairs Association to introduce women to the sport of fly fishing. The most recent class completed in September and was written up in the Highlands Ranch Herald. Check out the story here.

A big thank […]

October 30th, 2015|Education|

The Outdoors column you won’t be reading in The Denver Post

From: Scott Willoughby
Sent: Friday, August 21, 2015 5:40 PM
To: scottrwilloughby@gmail.com
Subject: The Outdoors column you won’t be reading in The Denver Post

As some of you already know, today was my last day at The Denver Post. I’ve been fortunate to have the opportunity to contribute to “The Voice of the Rocky Mountain West” as an […]

August 24th, 2015|Conservation, Education|
  • rushing water

CUSP Thank You Note to CCTU

We received a very nice postcard from CUSP (see attached) thanking CCTU and all the volunteers who helped out on the Gill Trail restoration days.

CCTU-Thank-You-from-CUSP_08-01-15

Additionally, many thanks to those who volunteered for our Gill Trail Restoration project with CUSP. A special thanks to George Franklin who led the efforts for the last three workdays and […]

August 18th, 2015|Conservation|
  • Josh Patterson with massive rainbow trout.

July Meeting on Secrets of Clear Creek

CLEAR CREEK SECRETS. A presentation on fishing Clear Creek (the one that flows through Idaho Springs) by Josh Paterson of Clear Creek Outdoors. Clear Creek is Josh’s home water and it is often overlooked by anglers. Josh is here to tell us why it should be our next destination rather than a blur on the […]

June 29th, 2015|Events|
  • rushing water

New Clean Water Act Rules

The EPA and Corps of Engineers recognized that headwaters and their feeder streams need protecting and issued new Clean Water Act rules. You can check out CTU’s press release on the new Clean Water Rules here and read a recent Denver Post Op-ed about the ruling.

 

June 24th, 2015|Conservation|