The Lefty Kreh Fishing Trail in the Hereford area of Gunpowder State Park, Maryland was dedicated June 11, 2012 to Bernard “Lefty” Kreh. The trail markers are located at the Masemore Rd. parking access along the 7.2 mile Catch and Release section and are a fine tribute to this fly fishing pioneer and legend. Lefty was honored at a ceremony by Governor Martin O’Malley and Natural Resources Secreta... more
One of Maryland's many wild browns. Only brook trout are native to Maryland. With the exception of Western Maryland and small streams along the northern tier of the state, brookies have been supplanted by wild browns and stocked rainbows. Protecting brook trout habitat is a primary goal of state Trout Unlimited chapters.
A late summer evening on the Gunpowder River near the Masemore Road Bridge. The area holds a large number of trout that are difficult to catch.
The Gunpowder River’s Catch and Release host to a wild, stream-bred population of Brown Trout. Consistent Coldwater releases from Prettyboy Reservoir create an cold water habitat that has landed the Big Gunpowder Falls River in Field and Streams Top 5 U.... more
On May 28th 2014, PPTU losts its chapter President and Friend, Jim Robinson. It was a sad and surprising loss to everyone who had the pleaseure of knowing him. Jim was very active not only with TU, but also with his local church and the Boy Scouts. Jim spent countless hours on the road helping to deliver fingerlings to schools through the Trout in the Classroom program.
Jim will be missed, but as... more