Fly Fishing 101/Casting Class

Price
$75
Title:Individual - 1 Hour
In stock! Usually ships within 24 hours.

Due to the customizable nature of this class, please email noelle@blackfootriver.com to explore options, pricing and dates! Prices are listed for 1-2 people up to 2 hours. For a 3 hour-half day class and/or for a group of 3 or more people please email for pricing.

Built to your fly fishing learning needs!  Work with our certified instructors to get the most out of your learning experience.

This is the perfect option for those that are serious about getting into fly fishing or for those that would like to advance their skills.

Our instruction plans are different than a guided trip, we will teach and practice with you until you’ve got the skill down!  We will help you develop your own skills to succeed when we aren’t around.

We offer 1-2 hour instruction as well as up to a half day. Custom made to your schedule as well as your ability, from beginners to advanced anglers.  Pick and choose what aspect(s) of fly fishing you’d like to learn about or improve on.

Areas we can work on:

  • Casting – beginner to advanced
  • Knots – standard to specialized
  • Terminal tackle – fly line, leaders, tippet, etc.
  • Equipment – breakdown on rods, reels, etc.
  • How to fish – rigging systems (dries, nymphs, streamers)
  • Where to fish – reading water and fish habitat
  • What to fish – bug identification, hatches, various corresponding flies
  • Various fish species
  • Landing and handling fish

By the end of the course, you will have a basic understanding of what fly fishing is and how it works as well as the framework of an excellent cast.

This class is performed on land and does not require a Montana fishing license. When you purchase an instruction, your instructor will contact you to set up your personal instruction plan and date.

Full payment is due at the time of purchase and is nonrefundable (can only be redeemed for a later class or store credit).

Shipping Information

Our on-line store is open 24/7 and we ship Monday through Friday, excluding some holidays. Orders received for products without shipping restrictions on its product page will ship the same business day when received before 12:00 p.m. PST. Orders in high demand will have an estimated production time listed on its product page and will ship according to the date listed.

About Us

Blackfoot River Outfitters is Missoula, Montana's family-owned Orvis-endorsed fly fishing company. We’ve been sharing Montana’s rivers with anglers for over 25 years while imparting fly fishing knowledge that is informed, honest, and timely. We hope to include you as one of our many loyal shop customers and guiding clients.

Reviews

We take price in our quality and service
Todd F.

Camano Island, WA

"Blackfoot River Outfitters has been my go-to fly shop for as long as I can remember. Trust them to have selected the right product because they know what works. Don't go anywhere else!"

Cindy R.

Missoula, MT

“Easy to navigate web store, almost as good as being in the shop in person”

Denise & Chip Zimmer

Missoula, MT

"Living in Missoula affords the opportunity to fish great rivers anytime we want, but there is nothing better than hiring the pros at BRO for a refresher course, entertain visiting friends or do some serious fishing with our kids."

Fred Martin

Boca Raton, FL

"Lets see…In the past 24 years I’ve fished more than a dozen different waters, from half day walk/wades to 5 day camp outs with the BRO Team and I still look forward to every trip! Nuff said."

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