New Exhibit to Open at Turtle Bay


FLY FISHING: The Art of Deception is the name of Turtle Bay Museum’s newest exhibit, which opens Saturday, Jan. 28 and runs through Apr. 15.

Presented by the world-renowned The Fly Shop of Redding, CA, Fly Fishing: The Art of Deception celebrates the beauty, the mystery and the historical significance of north state fly-fishing. Explore a pastime rich in history, artistry, and one that has spawned a worldwide industry unlike any other.

Step into the world of fly-fishing and discover a sport rich in history, artistry, and mystery! Learn the unique history of Shasta’s rainbows, the most famous and widely distributed trout on Earth, and discover why the Lower Sacramento River, right outside our door, is such a special place in the world of fly-fishing.

This original exhibition will provide visitors of all ages with an in-depth look at why fly-fishing is about more than just catching fish. It is a family-friendly way to experience the great outdoors and learn about the environment, while helping to promote habitat and species conservation.