Introduction to Fly Fishing
Join us for an introduction to fly fishing! Topics include equipment, fly rod selection, stream new tactics, safety, basic entomology (bugs), knots, target species information, distinctions and resources. Warm water, cold water and saltwater fly-fishing opportunities will be discussed. Following a practical demonstration, each student will be given an opportunity to learn proper fly casting; the course will include casting instruction and practice. Students are encouraged to bring their own fly rods if they already have one. Loaner rods will be available for students who do not have their own. The course is structured for the beginner or novice angler. The instructor, it’s a lifelong Outdoorsman, a former Orvis Fly Fishing instructor and has been fly fishing for over 20 years. The course is 4 hours total two evenings that are two hours each in length. Class size will be limited for more individualized instruction. Early registration is highly recommended.
Students aged 12 and up are welcome to register for this class when a parent or guardian is also registered and attends the same class.
Apr 19 - 26th, 2023
Wed from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
District Admin Office Bldg (CRC)
4061 Creek Road
Youngstown, NY 14174 Get directions
Room: Alumni Room