Libations at Jubilations

After receiving a surprise invitation to join a colleague and his wife for an evening of food and entertainment we found ourselves in the southwest end of the city at a place called Jubilations.  A few weeks earlier when the initial invitation was received it came with  the question “Do you  and your wife like Sherlock Holmes?”…

Who Knew? Hoodoos!

Who knew there were hoodoos in Alberta?  We didn’t!  A hoodo is column of rock that protrudes out of the ground in many arid landscapes.  In fact, these features are created though weathering of stone.  Since soft stone weathers away faster, a hard stone cap at the top of the column protects all the sand and stone…

School?!?! On a Saturday?!?

You Bet!  On Saturday January 31st the Central Alberta Fly Tying Club hosted a Euronymphing workshop taught by Phil Rowley.  Yup, that famous guy from TV!  I will admit I’ve been curious about Czech nymphing for some time, but never made the time to learn about it.    The Central Alberta Fly Tiers are a…