50 States In 50 Days

Father and son begin fishing expedition

Published in the August 2009 Issue Published online: Aug 18, 2009

Warrenton, Va.-On June 13, Jeff Turner and his son Taylor, 17, began their embark on a nationwide expedition to fish 50 trophy waters in 50 states in 50 days. The journey will cover 15,000 overland miles in a motor home, plus 6,000 miles by air to Alaska and Hawaii. Wrangler Rugged Wear, the National Fatherhood Initiative, and other partners and outfitters have volunteered support for the father-and-son project, scheduled for the summer before Taylor Turner leaves for university. (www.fish5050.com)