Conservation Efforts

Conservation efforts are at the very heart of what we do, and why Trout Unlimited, and the Guadalupe River Chapter exist. Our support for conservation extends beyond the Guadalupe River, and even beyond Texas


Through our Coldwater Outreach Conservation Fund (COCF), GRTU supports other TU chapters across the country with on the ground conservation projects that align with the TU mission. If you are a member of another TU chapter, and are looking for monetary support for a project, please review the GRTU COCF Application Guide and Application below. Also, have a look at some of the project we have supported over the years.

GBRA - Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority

Coldwater Outreach Conservation Fund Forms

Recent Coldwater Outreach Conservation Fund Projects

Texas Support

5,500 Members Making a Difference

Other Historical Coldwater Outreach Conservation Fund Projects

  • Trimbelle River Grant
  • COC Grant – Trimbelle River Wisconsin
  • COC Grant – Yellowstone Lake
  • COC Grant – Mountain Fork, Oklahoma
  • Los Alamitos Creek Project
  • Truchas River Chapter COC
  • Camp Alexander, South Platte
  • Cheyenne Mountain Chapter Eleven Mile Canyon Grant


Protecting, reconnecting, restoring and sustaining our cold water fisheries. It’s what we are here to do.


Our lease access program allows members access to fish the Guadalupe River at 14 private locations.


Engaging our young people in river ecology, conservation and fly fishing with an expert hosted parent/child weekend on the river.

Lease Access Program (LAP)
NEW SEASON 2024-2025
Sign Up Process begins!
Deadline is July 31st!