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Women in the Field: Ladies’ Fly-Fishing Excursion 2022

On April 7–8, 2022, female Garden & Gun readers gathered in Highlands and Cashiers, North Carolina, for the annual Women in the Field: Ladies’ Fly Fishing excursion. The weekend began with a welcome dinner at Highlander Mountain House, followed by guided fly fishing with Brookings Anglers, and a finale cocktail reception—with a special performance by bluegrass fiddler Tim Gardner.

 

Special thanks to:

Highlander Mountain House
Brookings Anglers
Alexandra Shubert Photography

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The event kicked off with a welcome dinner at Highlander Mountain House, nestled within the awe-inspiring mountains of Western North Carolina.

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On the menu: Sunburst Farms mountain trout.

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The ladies gather at Brookings Anglers to gear up for a day of fly fishing.

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Janell Tattersall and Effie Dickey suit up in their waders before heading out for a day on the water.

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G&G Society member Linda Walker learns the ropes from her Brookings Anglers fishing guide.

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Caroline Jones hooks a trout alongside her friend Daniela Helms.

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Laura Shubert shows off her prize catch: a rainbow trout.

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Kelli Shomaker and Tara Amenson, winners of the Largest Fish and Most Lines Snapped awards, respectively, pose for a photo with their fishing guide.

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Bluegrass fiddle and acoustic guitar tunes set the mood for the finale cocktail reception. 

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In the snow, guests celebrate another wonderful Women in the Field event!

photo: Alexandra Shubert Photography