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Cast the perfect float without a boat and then learn to tie the perfect fly!

Ever wanted to try to fly . . . fly-fishing, of course!

Join fly-fishing instructors for a special two-part custom event.

This comprehensive three-hour course teaches you the basics of fly fishing in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Date and Time

Saturday, July 15th

    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location

L.L. Bean Discovery Schools

Powerhouse Mall

8 Glen Road

West Lebanon, NH  03784

 

Cost

$45 per person

Ever wanted to try to fly . . . fly-fishing, of course!

 

What is Fly-Fishing? It is an angling method in which an artificial "fly" is used to catch fish.

 

What is Fly-Tying? Fly-tying is the process of producing an artificial fly used by fly fishing anglers to catch fish.

 

The Essentials:

 

Join L.L. Bean Discovery Schools fly-fishing instructors for a special two-part custom event. This comprehensive three-hour course teaches you the basics of fly fishing in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.

 

Part 1: We will be *outside to learn the art of fly-casting. Information on the different parts of a fly-rod will be presented.  Skilled fly-fishing instructors will then guide you, step-by-step, through the four-part cast.

 

Part 2: We will go inside to learn the skill of fly-tying.  An Instructor will explain how to tie a basic fly “Wooly Bugger” which is a very versatile fly used for fly-fishing.

 

You will receive plenty of one-on-one instruction and ample time to practice each skill with an instructor and on your own.

 

You will finish this course with an excellent foundation of fly-casting knowledge.

 

*Please note this course does not include fishing time on the water.

 

L.L. Bean Discovery Schools will provide all the equipment necessary for this event.

 

*Minimum Age is 8 (Parent/Guardian required for any person under the age of 14)

 

The Little Details

 

Please wear comfortable clothing, bring a rain jacket if it is raining, there will be no rain date, this event is rain or shine event.

 

Once you register, you must receive a confirmation email to confirm your reservation. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please contact our office so that we can assist you.

 

Payment must be received 10 days from signing up for the event to hold your spot. Cancellations received after July 1st will not be eligible for a refund. Cancellations will be accepted via e-mail, and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline.

 

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