Friday, October 14th through Sunday, October 16th 2022
Hancock, New York
Arrive at West Branch Angler Resort for a mini-grouse school taught by the Ruffed Grouse Society. We will cover the basics of what to expect in the field along with fly fishing instruction to help you prepare for the stream. Class will be followed by a family-style dinner.
Saturday morning we will meet for breakfast at the restaurant at West Branch Angler Resort. After breakfast, you will be paired with a fishing guide for an all-day float trip on the world-famous Delaware River. Lunch will be served in the boat and we will gather at the end of the day for a family-style dinner.
Sunday morning we will meet for breakfast at the restaurant. After breakfast, you will be paired with a hunting guide for an all-day grouse & woodcock hunt over dogs. Lunch will be served in the field.
A 50% deposit is required at the time of booking. If you cancel your reservation more than 30 days prior to your trip, your deposit will be fully refunded minus credit card fees, if applicable. Cancellation within 30 days of your reservation will result in the loss of your deposit. We suggest purchasing travel insurance to protect your investment.
Lodging at the West Branch Angler Resort is included in your package. Lodging will be double occupancy in a two-bedroom, one-bathroom cabin.
West Branch Angler Resort
150 Faulkener Rd.
Hancock, NY 13783
Bring preferred gear if you wish or make use of provided shotguns and fly rods. All ammunition, as well as necessary flies and terminal tackle, will be provided.
Fishing Gear Hooded rain jacket, polarized sunglasses, sunscreen/sun protection, warm layers for cold weather conditions. Breathable waders and wading boots are good to have, but not essential.
Hunting Gear Comfortable, waterproof boots, briar pants, a field jacket with blaze orange, shooting glasses, hearing protection, leather shooting gloves, hat with blaze orange. Be prepared for changing weather conditions: wear layers & pack rain gear.
Weather can vary drastically throughout October. Be prepared for cold & warm temperatures and rain. Activities will not be cancelled due to weather.
If you should have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Amber Newman at Catskill Casts & Coverts or Amber Haynes at McKenna Quinn: