Youth Trout Camp

GRTU Youth Trout Camp is a 2-day, 2-night for boys and girls 12-17 years old to go out to the water and learn more about trout fishing and conservation.
Youth Trout Camp

Get Your Kids Hooked on Fishing with Youth Trout Camp

GRTU’s Youth Trout Camp is a chapter hosted parent/child weekend focused on education, conservation, river ecology, and fly fishing. Girls and boys ages 12-17 with an interest in fly fishing and trout conservation on the Guadalupe River should enroll in GRTU’s Youth Trout Camp. The 2-day, 2-night camp. Registration includes:

  • Reserved spot for one (1) youth camper and one (1) parent/guardian per youth
  • Food and Lodging
  • Lessons in:
    • River Ecology
    • Natural Resource Conservation
    • Water Quality & Aquatic Insects & Guided Trout Fishing
    • Fly Casting & Fly Tying
    • Guadalupe River 101
    • Fisheries Management

REGISTER FOR YOUTH TROUT CAMP

Youth Trout Camp 2023 dates TBA

Frequently Asked Questions About Youth Trout Camp

When is Youth Trout Camp?
GRTU generally hosts the camp in January.

WHO CAN APPLY?
Girls and boys ages 12-17 with an interest in fly fishing and trout conservation on the Guadalupe River. One (1) parent / guardian per youth also attends camp.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
$200 – Includes Youth + Parent/Guardian

WHAT’S INCLUDED?
Food and lodging are included!

WHEN IS CAMP?
January 15th -16th, 2022
(MLK Jr. Holiday Weekend)
2 days / 2 nights in Riverside Cabins

WHERE DOES IT TAKE PLACE?
Rio Guadalupe Resort on the Guadalupe River Tailrace

WHO’S TEACHING YOUTH TROUT CAMP?

Instructors are GRTU volunteers, Past Youth Camp Participants, Professional Guides, and Texas Parks and Wildlife Staff

Youth Trout Camp Amber Muttoni
Youth Trout Camp - Chris Johnson Catch
Youth Trout Camp - Group

CONSERVATION

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

LEASE ACCESS PROGRAM

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

YOUTH TROUT CAMP

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

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