Date:Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Time:Doors open at 6:45 PM
Meeting starts at 7:00 PM
Place:Aptos Grange, 2555 Mar Vista Dr., Aptos

Steelhead and Trout from Redding to the Coast
Guest Speaker: Aaron Grabiel

Aaron Grabiel was raised in Northern California in a small town just east of Redding and spent all of his free time hunting and fishing the local "secret" spots. As a guide, Aaron is extremely patient and knowledgeable taking time to teach all that he can to people wanting to learn. He is a guide with a true passion for his job and teaching. He has been guiding since 2004.
He has fished all over Northern California and Western United States. He has guided in Alaska and has spent many months in Argentina.
Aaron is the owner/operator of HarvestWild, and will be discussing the Trinity River System from its headwaters in the Trinity Alps to its confluence with the Klamath River. The presentation will include from the top down Trinity headwaters, Trinity Lake, Lewiston Lake, Fly Only Water, Upper Trinity and Lower Trinity River. Then he will go over the Sacramento River from Lake Siskiyou down to Red Bluff Diversion Dam. He will start at the top with Lake Siskiyou then work the way down the drainage covering Upper Sacramento, Shasta Lake, Keswick, Lower Sacramento, Redding to Red Bluff. Aaron will cover the season's proper rigging and rod choice as well as fly selection. At the end of the presentation, there will be an overview of HarvestWild's mission and what services they provide.