Beginner Fly Fishing Classes - Learn the ins and outs of fly fishing from casting to line choice, safety and life cycle of insects as well as selecting appropriate fly fishing gear. Classroom instruction as well as two days on water. One on One experienced instruction.
Dates: Classroom at Cabela's as above - March 9, 2018 to March 29, 2018.
Casting Day on Water at Firemen's Pond in East Hartford, Saturday, April 7, 2018.
On Water Fly Fishing Day - Willimantic River - Saturday, April 29, 2018.
Topics will include: Fly rods, reels and lines; Tippets and leaders; Characteristics of trout and diet of Trout; Reading fast, slow water, large and small stream tactics; Safety, wading and choosing appropriate fly fishing equipment without breaking your budget. Actual on water instruction with experienced fly fisherpersons.
Costs: Applies to Fly Tying Class and Fly Fishing Class. Covers all materials, vises, and instructors.
Adult non-member - $50.00; Adult CFFA member - $40.00;
Youths 16 and under -$30.00; Adults who attend with paid youth may take course at no cost.
Non-members will receive free one year membership to CFFA with each paid class.