Twin Cities Trout Unlimited
Committed to conserving, restoring, and protecting coldwater fisheries in Minnesota and throughout the Driftless Region of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa, with a focus on the Twin Cities metro area.
Our Streams
Hay Creek, The Vermillion River and Hust Creek
Upcoming Events
Fly Tying, Work-Days, Outreach Events and more...
Our Mission

To Conserve, Restore and Protect the cold water fisheries throughout the Driftless Region of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa with concentrated efforts in the Minneapolis, St. Paul and Western Wisconsin regions

Latest TCTU News

What's happening

Tuesday, September 27, we’re hosting a free public event to learn about fly fishing the Deschutes River in Oregon, one of the finest fly fishing rivers in the Pacific Northwest. Chapter President Dean Campbell will give the presentation. He used to be a river rafting guide. As always, we’ll also raffle off some awesomely tied flies […]

The new edition of Trout Unlimited Minnesota should have landed in your mailboxes by now, featuring the great stream restoration work done on Garvin Brook, an update on the Lost Trout Streams of Burnsville and Eagan, and a new fly tying recipe from Paul Johnson for one of the basics: The Pheasant Tail Nymph. You […]

Learn How to Fly Fish and Tie Your Own Flies
August 27, 2016

One reason many of us joined Trout Unlimited is to learn how to fly fish.  The Twin Cities Trout Unlimited chapter holds at least one free fly fishing clinic a year.  Last fall, we held it on Hay Creek near Red Wing.  Our chapter’s volunteers have restored about six miles of the stream, beginning back […]

Minnesota Trout Unlimited (MNTU) and the volunteers in its seven state chapters soon will begin a second year of teaching science students about watershed protection, and its key role in protecting the water we all depend on from pollution.  That includes protecting our groundwater, which provides the drinking water for most of the metro area. […]

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