Summer meetings @ Costick Center
12 July – SPEAKER: Ray Schmidt
1989 top ten “Guide of the Year”, Fly Rod and Reel Magazine.
Two-time winner of the FFF Great Lakes Council, “Presidents Award”
1993 winner FFF Great Lakes Council, “Artisan of the Year,” award
1997 winner FFF International, “Lefty Krey Award”
Member of FFF Casting Instructor Advisory Council and Certified FFF Fly Casting Instructor
Founded the Michigan River Guides Association and the International Fly Tackle Dealers Association
Ray is an active conservationist and has served on many fisheries committees and has spearheaded many projects to enhance river habitat in Michigan.
These days Ray is a partner with his wife Kate in Double SS Outdoors, a sales and marketing, consulting and adventure travel firm. www.doublessoutdoors.com
23 August – TBD