November Meeting – Member Night:Note that there is no PRSC meeting in October, because our meeting location is being used by the Board of Elections. We hope you can come to Member Night – our annual get together for food and fun, and to thank Continue reading November Meeting – Member Night→
Now in our 28th Year:Founded in 1988, the Potomac River Smallmouth Club is Washington D.C. area’s leading river fishing and conservation organization. We promote catch and release angling for smallmouth bass, support conservation organizations, publish a monthly newsletter, present monthly programs, and organize river trips for our members.
August Meeting – Captain Brady Bounds:Captain Brady Bounds will discuss the similarities between river fishing and his methodology for finding fish in the saltwater tributaries of the Chesapeake Bay. When: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00 for socializing) Where: McLean Governmental Continue reading August Meeting – Captain Brady Bounds→
When: May 31, 2017 at 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00 for socializing)
About Experts Night
All speakers will be located at stations around the room so that you can move to different locations to hear the presentations you are interested in. We will have timed rotations so everyone will have a chance to hear all the speakers throughout the evening. This is an opportunity to learn new skills that work well in our local waters. Questions and sharing of information is encouraged.
Our volunteers are:
Herschel Finch – jerk baits and crank baits
Randy Chandler – top water baits
Bill Amshey – plastics (Tubes Flukes, Senkos etc.)
When: March 29, 2017 at 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00 for socializing)
About Dusty Wissmath
Dusty Wissmath is a well-known guide, author, fishing/casting teacher, fly designer and speaker. Dusty will speak about fly fishing in the Yellowstone region, where he regularly guides and teaches. Dusty began fly fishing when he was eight years old. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the International Federation of Fly Fishers as well as an IFFF Certified Casting Instructor. Dusty is also a Simms Guide / Ambassador and a member of Scott Fly Rods, Hatch Reels, ARC Fishing & Hyde Drift Boat Pro Staffs.
In 1973 he began instructing and guiding in Wyoming while working on a degree in Wildlife Biology at the University of Wyoming. After graduate school, Dusty lived in Jackson, Wyoming tying flies commercially and guiding on the Snake, Firehole, Madison and Yellowstone Rivers. Dusty has served as the lead instructor at the L.L. Bean Fly Fishing School in Virginia and still teaches at the Wulff School of Fly Fishing. Dusty writes about fly fishing and is a photographer for a number of fly fishing and outdoors publications.
“Dusty is one of the best casting/fly fishing instructors I know. You learn a lot while having a great deal of fun. I can guarantee he will make you a better fly fisherman.” – Lefty Kreh