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Fly Fishing Classes

 

SESSION 1


INTRODUCTION TO FLY CASTING (LIMITED TO 6 ANGLERS)

TIME: ANYTIME | DAY: ANYDAY | SITE: SKI AND BOW RACK

TUITION:$85 PER ANGLER

INCLUDES THE USE OF AN ORVIS FLY ROD, REEL, AND LINE.

The purpose of Session 1 is to help develop the skills and understanding necessary for basic fly casting. There will be no fishing involved in this class. Remember, it is extremely important first to learn proper fly casting in order to become a proficient angler.

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*The minimum age for participation for all sessions is 8 years old

 

SESSION 2


BASIC FLY FISHING (LIMITED TO 6 ANGLERS)

TIME: ANYTIME | DAY: ANYDAY | SITE: SKI AND BOW RACK

TUITION: $115 PER ANGLER

INCLUDES THE USE OF AN ORVIS FLY ROD, REEL, LINE, LEADER, 3 FLIES (NYMPH, DRY, AND STREAMER) BOOTS, WADERS, AND A ONE-DAY FISHING LICENSE.

The purpose of Session 2 is to help develop the skills and understanding necessary for basic fly fishing. The session will give instruction on stream etiquette, tying knots, rigging the leader for nymph and dry-fly fishing, and basic presentation for ponds, lakes, and streams.

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**In order to enroll in Session 2, the student must effectively be able to straighten out 18 to 29 feet of line with proper loop control, while maintaining proper fundamentals.

 

SESSION 3


TECHNICAL FLY FISHING (LIMITED TO 6 ANGLERS)

TIME: ANYTIME | DAY: ANYDAY | SITE: SKI AND BOW RACK

TUITION:$100 PER ANGLER

INCLUDES THE USE OF AN ORVIS FLY ROD, REEL, LINE, WADERS, BOOTS, AND A ONE-DAY FISHING LICENSE.

The purpose of Session 3 is to help develop the skills and understanding necessary for technical fly fishing. This session will give instruction on entomology, "reading the water", wading streams and rivers, techniques for nymph, dry, and streamer fly fishing, and an understanding on how to play and release a fish.

Anglers who enroll in Session 1 and 2 on the same day will have lunch provided for them at 1:15pm. Anglers who enroll in all three sessions will be fitted with waders and boots, and begin with session 1. Also, these anglers will be able to use the fly fishing equipment until 8:30am the following day with no additional rental fees.

Unless previously specified, all fly fishing equipment will be turned into Ski and Bow Rack immediately after each session.

A friendly reminder: this is not a guided fly fishing trip. This is an Orvis-endorsed fly fishing school which instructs anglers how to fly fish.

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***In order to enroll in session 3, the student must effectively be able to loop control while maintaining proper fundamentals, to roll cast to a distance of 15 feet and to be proficient in false casting.