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5/11 - 5/12/23 - 2-Day "Fly Fishing 201" Workshop

5/11 - 5/12/23 - 2-Day "Fly Fishing 201" Workshop

Regular price $900.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $900.00 USD
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The 2-Day “Fly Fishing 201” Workshop is geared toward the advanced beginner to the intermediate angler. We’ve taken the “Fly Fishing 201” online course and have extended it to 16 hours.  Each day will be 4hrs of in-person classroom and outside casting, lunch and then 4hrs of on-water instruction with the Headwaters Outfitters guides on private water. 

Dates – Thursday 5/11/23 and Friday 5/13/23

Time – 8:00am - 5:00pm 

Cost – $900.00

Location – Headwaters Outfitters, Rosman North Carolina

Instructors – Heather Hodson, Jessica Whitmire Hannah Meyers Overgaard

Email Contact – info@flyfishinstruct.com

Refunds – No Refunds.  All payments have a seven-day cancellation policy, from the date of registration.  After seven days, all deposits are forfeited, unless a replacement participant is found.

Payment Methods - We accept Venmo, PayPal, and major credit cards.

Class Covers –

  • Leader/Tippet Review
    • Monofilament and Fluorocarbon Breakdown
  • Beyond the Basics Knots Overview
    • Non-Slip Loop, Blood Knot and Perfection Loop
  • Hands-On Leader Setups
  • Fishing Technique Overview
    • Amphitheater Casting
    • Euro Nymphing Overview
    • Streamer Techniques
  • Fishing to Selective Trout
  • Reading Water and Where to Fish in a River
  • Match the Hatch
  • Classifications of Aquatic  Insects
  • 4 Fly Categories
  • Choosing the Right Fly
  • Intro to Entomology
    • Mayfly, Caddis, Stonefly, Midge
  • Top 20 Flies for Pisgah National Forest
  • Fly Casting
    • Fly Casting Principles and Fundamentals
    • Roll Casting Dominant and Non-Dominant Side
    • Bow and Arrow
    • Double Haul

Tentative Schedule - 

  • 5/11/21 – 8am – 5pm
    • 8am – 12pm – Classroom and Outside Education
    • 12pm – 12:30pm – Lunch
    • 1pm – 5pm – Guided On Water Instruction on Private Water
  • 5/13/22 – 8:00am – 5:00pm
    • 8am – 12pm – Classroom and Outside Education
    • 12pm – 12:30pm – Lunch
    • 1pm – 5pm – Guided On Water Instruction on Private Water
    •  6pm – Community Appetizers and Fish Tales at the Group Campsite

What's Included - Over a $1200.00 Value

  • Camping 5/10/23 – 5/15/23
  • 8hrs Classroom Education
  • 8hrs Guided On Water Instruction on Private Water with Headwaters Outfitters on Thursday and Friday Afternoon
  • 20% Guide Gratuity
  • Online Access to  “Fly Fishing 101” and “Reading Trout Water” Courses
  • “Fly Fishing 201” Manual Written By Heather Hodson
  • Flies and Fly Puck
  • UWOTF Hat
  • iFishiBelong Tee-Shirt
  • Lunch on Thursday and Friday
  • Wader and Boot Rental
  • Use of All Fishing Equipment Needed

What's Not Included - 

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