Beginning Fly Fishing with the Nappanee Parks Department

Learn when and why fly fishing is the right tool for the task. Gain an understanding of what weight fly rod and fly line to use for various types of fishing. Learn a little bit about leaders and tippet as well as line types, safety and etiquette and various ty[es of flies. Learn basic casting techniques and the 5 casting principles that will help you become more proficient in handling different casting situations. Fly casting is not difficult, but it does use different motions than other types of fishing. earn the basics of fly tying and tie several flies. Learn a little about basic knots and bugs.

Class is limited to 5 participants.

Minimum age is 11 years old. This is a one-session class lasting approximately 3 hours.

Equipment supplied.