March Fly Fishing Weekend

March Fly Fishing Weekend

March 22 - 24, 2019

From reading the water and selecting the fly to rigging and techniques to make the perfect presentation, thee clinics will provide participants the opportunity to ask questions and get the one-on-one attention needed to be successful at the pursuit of fly fishing. Nothing is more gratifying than creating a fly and catching a fish on your creation! The morning will be trying and preparing for the trout pond. The second day will be built around preparing for and fishing the lower Dan River home to rainbow, brook and brown trout. The last day will based around fishing wild trout waters and the techniques and skill sets needed to fool wild trout in a wild stream. Including some great local advice on casting under a tight tree canopy.

To make a reservation for this event, please contact the Outdoors Activities Center, 276.222.3836

Schedule of Events

Friday, March 22

9am - 12pm: Basic Fly Tying

Tying a Streamer & Rigging

Lessons / Casting Lessons Available

2pm - 4:30pm: Basic Casting & Still

Water Tactics (Fishing at Trout Pond)

Saturday, March 23

9am - 12pm: Basic Fly Tying

Tying a Weighted Nymph & Rigging

Lessons / Casting Lessons Available

2pm - 4:30pm Reading the Water

Basic & advanced rigging & fishing tactics using weighted nymphs for trout.

Kibler Valley (Dan River)

$125 per person for the day with rentals. Licensing additional.

Sunday, March 24

9am - 12pm: Basic Fly Tying

Tying a Dry Flies & Rigging

Lessons / Casting Lessons Available

2pm - 4:30pm: Wild Trout Tactics

On-Stream - Pinnacles section of Dan River

$125 per person for the day with rentals. Licensing additional.