Dues Confusion

Several of you have expressed confusion regarding the SJRVFF club dues cycle so as we are beginning a new cycle I felt it was a good time to clarify. According to our bylaws, dues are payable by January 1st and considered delinquent if not paid by May 1st.  We have elected to start the dues Read more about Dues Confusion[…]

Ontawa Wastewater Treatment Plant

SJRVFF would like to go on record as being adamantly opposed to any project that jeopardizes Cobus Creek as a cold water resource, its existing high water quality and insect population or a vibrant fishery. Our open letter to the Ontawa Township Board can be viewed in this link.


Capt. Brian Meszaros of Great Lakes Flyfishing LLC began serving the outdoor enthusiast in 1992 when he became one of the first guides in the country to target Musky with the fly. Capt. Brian is recognized as the original fly fishing and light tackle professional guide service on Lakes St. Clair and Erie and one of the premiere warm-water fisheries speaking authorities. Capt.Brian is a Read more about SJRVFF WELCOMES CAPTAIN BRIAN MESZAROS[…]


Jay has been with the Michigan DNR for 17 years. He was a fisheries biologist for six of those years and the Southwest Michigan Regional manager for the last eleven years. Jay will discuss the Westrate Property on the Dowagiac Creek to see if there is interest in a partnership if the State of Michigan purchases the property. This is a property and creek the SJRVFF knows well and has done extensive habitat work throughout. Read more about SJRVFF WELCOMES JAY WESLEY[…]

April Meeting/Auction

In case you haven’t heard, our Annual Fundraiser is on April 17th, Wednesday night. The doors will open at 5:30 PM at the Waterford Estates Lodge, 52890 State Road 933, South Bend, IN. The Waterford is just north of the Cleveland Road/933 intersection. The event includes a grab bag raffle, silent auction, a chance to win a a new Scott G2 8’8” 6 weight rod with Read more about April Meeting/Auction[…]