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Port Aransas, TX 78373
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THE ISLAND QUEEN II
The Dolphin Watch

TEXAS STATE






AQUARIUM

**PLEASE READ CAREFULLY**
THE FISHING TOURNAMENTS WILL BE HELD ON FRIDAY 9/21/18  AND SATURDAY 9/22/18

ANGLERS ON WHEELS IS A FREE FISHING TRIP FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THEIR FRIENDS AND FAMILY MEMBERS. RESERVATIONS ARE TAKEN ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.  

  • GROUPS ARE LIMITED TO 4 PER FAMILY. THIS YEAR THE TRIPS ARE FRIDAY EVENING 5-9 PM AND SATURDAY 1-5 PM.  

  • FISHERMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN MOTEL  ACCOMMODATIONS.  OUR SPONSOR MOTELS ARE CORAL CAY CONDOMINIUMS, SAND KEY REALTY, AND SHARK REEF RESORT. 

  • YOU MUST MAKE A RESERVATION FOR THIS FISHING TRIP BECAUSE SPACE IS LIMITED.  IF YOU DON'T GET A CALL FROM THE DOOR IN THE WALL OFFICE CONFIRMING YOUR RESERVATION, WE DID NOT GET YOUR MESSAGE.  TRY OUR NEW ON-LINE SIGN UP!

 RESERVATION LINES: 210-749-0004 (CALL OR TEXT) OR SIGN UP ONLINE!

  • CONFIRMATION PACKETS WITH A MAP AND MORE INFORMATION WILL BE SENT OUT  BEFORE THE FISHING TRIP.  IF  YOU DON'T RECEIVE ONE, PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE SO WE CAN CHECK YOUR RESERVATION. CALL HEATHER AT 210-749-0004 BETWEEN 6 AND 9 PM.

  • THE FISHING BOAT IS A CONVERTED FERRY BOAT THAT IS COMPLETELY WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE AND COVERED TO KEEP OFF THE HOT TEXAS SUN. 
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  • THERE IS A BATHROOM ON BOARD. 

  •  BAIT, TACKLE, AND DECK HANDS ARE AVAILABLE TO HELP YOU FREE OF CHARGE.  

THERE IS A TIP JAR ON THE BOAT IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HELP OUT THE CREW THAT IS VOLUNTEERING FOR THIS EVENT.  

  • YOU ARE WELCOME TO BRING YOUR OWN ICE BOX ON BOARD.   

  • FISHING POLES ARE LIMITED.  EVERY FISHERMAN WITH A DISABILITY WILL HAVE A POLE FIRST. SOME ABLE BODIED MEMBERS IN YOUR GROUP MAY NOT GET A POLE.  YOU CAN BRING YOUR OWN POLE. CHECK WITH THE CREW REGARDING TACKLE THAT IS ALLOWED.  NO CASTING FROM BOAT. 

  • WHEN YOU CALL FOR A RESERVATION MAKE SURE WE HAVE YOUR CORRECT ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, NAME OF THE PERSON WITH A DISABILITY, THE TRIP YOU WANT TO BE ON (FRIDAY OR SATURDAY), AND THE NUMBER IN YOUR PARTY (4 MAXIMUM).    

THIS TOURNAMENT INCLUDES:
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1.  A FREE FISHING TRIP ON THE ISLAND QUEEN II.  THE FRIDAY TRIP IS FROM 5PM - 9PM OR THE SATURDAY TRIP IS 1PM - 5PM.   YOU WILL FISH THE BAYS AND FLATS AROUND PORT ARANSAS (MADE POSSIBLE BY THE GASKINS FAMILY)

2.  TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE PROVIDES A FREE FISHING LICENSE FOR ALL EVENT PARTICIPANTS THAT WILL BE PASSED OUT AS YOU BOARD THE BOAT.

3.  EVENT T- SHIRTS WILL BE PASSED OUT AT WOODY'S..  SHIRTS ARE FREE TO EVERY DISABLED FISHERMAN AND EXTRAS WILL BE SOLD TO HELP WITH COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS EVENT.

4.  LAST, BUT NOT LEAST, TOURNAMENT PRIZE MONEY FOR DISABLED FISHERMEN ONLY WILL ADD SOME EXCITEMENT TO THE FISHING. 


QUESTIONS CALL HEATHER AT 210-749-0004 OR BARBARA AT 210-254-2310
WE LOVE OUR SPONSORS!

WITHOUT THEIR SUPPORT THERE WOULD
BE NO FISHING TRIP

FISHING TOURNAMENT RULES 
Anglers On Wheels 2018

  1.  FISH CAUGHT ON BOARD THE ISLAND QUEEN II FRIDAY AND SATURDAY DURING THE TOURNAMENT ARE THE ONLY FISH ELIGIBLE FOR PRIZE MONEY

  2. TRASH FISH ARE EXCLUDED: HARDHEADS (SALTWATER CATFISH), RIBBON FISH, STINGRAY, EELS OR OCTOPUS.  THE ISLAND QUEEN CREW HAVE THE FINAL SAY.

  3.  THE MEASUREMENTS WILL BE MADE AND RECORDED BY THE CREW MEMBERS ONLY.

  4.  RULE CHANGE: FISHERMEN USING THEIR OWN TACKLE WILL BE ELIGIBLE BE IN THE TOURNAMENT.  WE WANT OUR FISHERMEN TO USE A REEL THAT IS BEST FOR THEM.   

  5.  YOU MUST BE A REGISTERED ANGLERS ON WHEELS PARTICIPANT.  VOLUNTEERS AND SPONSORS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR PRIZES.  PRIZE MONEY WILL GO TO THE DISABLED FISHERMAN ONLY.  IF A FRIEND OR FAMILY MEMBER CATCHES A FISH THE PRIZE GOES TO THE FISHERMAN IN THEIR GROUP WITH A DISABILITY.  WE ARE HERE TO SUPPORT THEM.

  6.  NO PARTICIPANT MAY WIN MORE THAN ONE OF THE CASH PRIZES.  CONTESTANTS MAY ENTER MORE THAN 1 FISH.  IF THE SUCCEEDING FISH IS LARGER, THE SMALLER FISH WILL BE WITHDRAWN.  THE FINAL RULING OF ANY DISPUTES WILL BE DECIDED BY THE ISLAND QUEEN CREW.

  7.  IN THE EVENT OF A TIE.  THE FISHERMAN WHO CAUGHT THEIR FISH FIRST, ACCORDING TO THE LOG FORM WILL BE THE WINNER.

  8.  PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO ABIDE BY THE ANGLERS ON WHEELS RULES AND AGREE THAT FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL RESULT IN AUTOMATIC DISQUALIFICATION.

  9.  WE ASK THAT TOURNAMENT WINNERS ALLOW PHOTOS TO BE TAKEN TO HELP PROMOTE THIS EVENT IN THE FUTURE.  THANK YOU.

  PLEASE EMAIL YOUR SUGGESTIONS AND COMMENTS TO:  BBLAIR767@GMAIL.COM


The Door In The Wall, Inc.
"Making life with a disability better"
Anglers On Wheels

SEPTEMBER 21 & 22, 2018

Click for Port Aransas, TX Forecast
SAN ANTONIO
AREA
DISABILITY ADVOCATES
2014 FISHERMEN
OTHER MEMORABLE
CATCHES
Kody's Restaurant & Bar
2034 State Hwy 361
A good place to eat!

Watch for the Heart-Warming Adventures of
 
Leeder O. Men

Visit John and Claire Lytle at dizabled.com

VISIT OUR STORE !!
ANGLERS ON WHEELS 
FISHING TOURNAMENTS
Even the oxygen bottle on the boat was ready to party!
MOBY DICK'S RESTAURANT
FUN AND DELICIOUS!
ANGLERS ON WHEELS MAY 2018
Accommodations

Here is a partial listing of accommodations available in Port Aransas. For more listings go to www.portaransas.org. Anglers On Wheels is not responsible for your room. These are not rooms that we are familiar with or recommend. If you have any problems with the rooms listed below, please contact us and we will remove them from this list. Sponsor Motels are: Coral Cay Condo, and Sand Key Realty, Shark Reef Resort. An asterisk * indicates wheelchair accessibility. Ask questions when you book your room to make sure it is right for you. SOME OF THESE LOCATIONS MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED BY HARVEY.

                                                                                              EXECUTIVE KEYS
                                                                                              800-556-6999
ALISTER SQUARE INN                                                       GULF SHORES CONDO
361-749-3000                                                                       361-749-6257
AMERICA’S BEST VALUE INN*                                           HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS*
361-749-5450                                                                       361-749-5222

AMELIA'S LANDING                                                             KINGFISH COURTS
361-749-5572                                                                       361-749-5527
BEACHCOMBER MOTEL                                                    PELICAN CONDO*
361-749-6191                                                                       361-749-6226
BEACHGATE CONDO*                                                        PLANTATION SUITES*
866-749-2565                                                                       361-749-3866
BEACHHEAD CONDO                                                         SAND DOLLAR CITY (On Beach)
800-688-1217                                                                       361-749-5000

PORT A BEACH LODGE                                                     SAND KEY REALTY* 
361-749-5713                                                                       361-749-4255
BEST WESTERN OCEAN VILLA*                                       SHARK REEF RESORT
361-749-3010                                                                       361-749-6993
CAPTAIN’S QUARTERS INN                                              TROPIC ISLAND RESORT 
361-749-6005                                                                       & RV PARK                
CASA ON THE BEACH*                                                      361-749-6128
361-749-6942

​                                               MANY OF THESE ROOMS MAY HAVE BEEN DESTROYED
                                                BY HURRICANE HARVEY.  MAKE SURE TO CALL AHEAD. 
CHANNEL VIEW CONDO
800-234-8110
CORAL CAY CONDO
800-221-4981
COURTYARD CONDO
800-749-1315
361-749-2324
DAYS INN*
361-749-5582

 PICS FROM  MAY 2018 BELOW
 MAY 2017 PICTURES
Above is a Camillus 
Lockback Knife & Sheath
"HD-3 Harley Davidson" 
1998 W/United Packaging
from our DITW Ebay store for
nonprofits.

The proceeds from this store help
us fund our free events.

We have a large selection of 
USA knives.  Some are rare
and collectible.
Call Ralph, our store manager, and
let him know you saw this knife on our web site.  See more at
ditwtexas.webstoreplace.com
MAY 2018 After the fishin' there was a whole lot of dancin' going on!
Why not make your tax deductible contribution at our Ebay nonprofit store. Many of our items would make wonderful gifts.(click store above) 
 ditwtexas.webstoreplace.com 
You can also visit our store at 767 Lookout Dr., Lakehills, Tx 78063. Please call before you come: 210-286-4585