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Date Wednesday  4/2/2014
Group Denver
Event Title Fly Fishing School
Start Time 12:00 AM
End Time 12:00 AM
Status Approved
Group Price $160.00
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Members Only (Programs/Education)


The 3 class nights will be held in conference rooms C&D of the American Mountain Center in Golden.  The first field day will be held at Lake Leehow near Waterton, Colorado.

For more info Contact

For more information, contact the Fly Fishing School Director, Laurence Hoess, at 720-933-5219, or the Fly Fishing Section Chairman, Herb Grotheer, at 303-217-0943


If you enjoy the streams and lakes of the Rockies, this school is for you. The Fly Fishing School is designed for both beginning and novice anglers. The basics of gear, knots, bugs, fish behavior, drag free drift and casting are covered in three evening classes and two field days. Our school (or similar experience) is required for Denver Group fly fishing trips.


Wednesday 4/2 - Class #1 from 6:30 to 9:15 pm at the CMC

Wednesday 4/9 - Class #2 from 6:30 to 9:15 pm at the CMC

Thursday 4/10 - Shopping Night (optional) for those needing gear

Wednesday 4/16 - Class #3 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm at the CMC

Saturday 4/19 - Field Trip #1 from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm  at Lake Lehow

Saturday 4/26 - Field Trip #2 is Senior Instructor's choice of time, place and duration


$160 You will receive a comprehensive 90 page handbook covering all aspects of fly fishing, 20 flies and many accessories with a value of $100. You will need a rod, reel, line, waders, boots and CO fishing license by the first field day (4 weeks after first class). If you need gear, Instructors can assist you in equipment selection during the class nights.  


Student/Participant requests for refunds of tuition/fees must be requested in writing to the appropriate school or event director.  Requests made prior to 30 days before the beginning of the school/event will be processed less a $10 handling fee.  Requests made within 30 days of the school/event will be refunded at 50% of the amount paid.  No refunds will be made after the beginning of the school/event.  However, a refund less $10 can be obtained if a person is found to take the original student’s place in a school. 

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.