Jimmy Jacobs – Oct 13th

Topic: One Tank Trips

A variety of options for different species less than a tank of gas from the Metro area.

This Month’s Meeting – Wednesday, October 13th
@ 7:00 p.m. @ Manuel’s Tavern
Virtual & In-Person – Zoom info will be provided via group.io

Bio:

Jimmy Jacobs has been fishing the trout waters of the southeastern states for more than 50 years. He was the editor of Georgia Sportsman magazines for a quarter-century before retiring in 2014. He also was the outdoor columnist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution newspaper for eight years and was an on-air fishing reporter for Fox Sports Outdoors for four seasons. Additionally, he served as editor of Southern Saltwater Fly Fishing Magazine.

Today he is a partner in ON THE FLY SOUTH, The Journal of Fly-Fishing Destinations and More in the Southeastern States, Caribbean and Central America.

He also authored the books Brook Trout in Dixie, Fly Fishing the South Atlantic Coast and Fly Fishing for Peach State Trout.

Jimmy is a member of the Florida Outdoor Writers Association, Georgia Outdoor Writers Association, and Southeastern Outdoor Press Associations. In 2015 he was inducted into the Georgia Outdoor Writers Association Hunting and Fishing Hall of Fame. In 2017 he also was elected to the Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians Hall of Fame and the Georgia State University Athletics Hall of Fame.

He first set foot in Manuel’s Tavern in 1970.