Chapter events

Fairfield open spaces are closed

All of the Fairfield’s open space areas are closed to all residents/visitors. Police will be enforcing these restrictions. Fishermen are calling Fairfield offices and complaining that they can’t access Mill River because Lake Mohegan is closed. First Selectwoman Brenda Kupchick made this decision citing public health and she has not singled out a single user […]

Fishing season opens early

On March 24, 2020, Governor Ned Lamont issued an Executive Order (E.O. 7L) opening many lakes, ponds, rivers and streams to fishing statewide.  The intention of opening the fishing season early is to limit community spread of COVID-19 by eliminating the large crowds that often accompany the traditional Opening Day of fishing in April.  During […]

Mianus River fishing trip postponed

The Mianus River TMA trip scheduled for Saturday, May 28, has been postponed. Watch for a new date.  

Northeast Regional postponed

The Northeast Regional Rendezvous scheduled for June 26-28 has been postponed indefinitely due to the Coronavirus. TU President and CEO Chris Wood announced the postponement in a letter distributed Thursday, March 12. Read Chris Wood’s letter: Dear volunteer leaders: I want to tell you about the actions we are taking to avoid and mitigate against […]

Limestone Club trip on May 20

Nutmeg TU will make its annual trip to fish the Limestone Trout Club  in Canaan, CT, on Wednesday, May 20. The trip had been scheduled for May 13 but has been moved. Limestone Trout Club – Fly fishing for big troutWednesday May 20th The Nutmeg Chapter of TU has been invited back to enjoy the beautiful […]

Learn the Norwalk River March 10

Nutmeg TU will hold its March meeting Tuesday, March 10, at 7 p.m. at Port 5, 69 Brewster St., Bridgeport. Jeff Yates, guide and national director of volunteer operations for Trout Unlimited, will talk about fishing the Norwalk River, a timely topic given the intensive restoration projects being performed by Mianus TU. Yates will also […]

Support Nutmeg TU on Giving Day

Your support for Nutmeg TU can be multiplied during Fairfield County Giving Day on Thursday, Feb. 27. “The Nutmeg chapter of Trout Unlimited serves the communities from Milford to Westport (including Stratford, Fairfield and Bridgeport) along the shore, and north to Trumbull, Shelton and Weston,” Nutmeg TU President Rich Rosen said. “As an organization our […]

Fly Fishing Film Tour Friday in Newtown

Screening supports local TU work The Fly Fishing Film Tour will take you — vicariously — to the best destinations around the world while raising money for local Trout Unlimited projects on Friday, Feb. 28, from 7 to 10 p.m. at Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main St., Newtown. The annual screening by the Nutmeg, Mianus […]