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2 PART – Women’s Intro to Fly Fishing

May 21 @ 9:00 am - May 31 @ 12:00 pm

FREE

PRE-REGISTRATION required. Register by 5/13/22

Ladies, have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly fish? Now is your opportunity to learn about fly fishing alongside other women!

Join PFBC staff and Fishing Skills Instructors (FSI) for this FREE, TWO-PART program, designed to introduce women to the basics of fly fishing through a virtual component and an in-person component!

PART 1 = Virtual – The virtual component will run on May 11, 2022 from 6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.

PART 1 of the program is held virtually with PFBC staff and PFBC FSIs. During the virtual program instructors cover following topics –
• Fly Fishing gear
• Knots to know
• Aquatic insects and artificial fly comparisons
• Two important casts
• Reading the water
• Hooking, landing, and releasing fish
• Logistics for the in-person component of the program

PART 2 = In-person will be held at on May 21, 2022 from 9a.m. to 12p.m.

The in-person component of the program provides participants the opportunity to review the skills they learned virtually and apply them, while fishing alongside PFBC staff, and FSIs.

Fly fishing gear and instruction is provided for the duration of the program at no cost to participants!

Participants who register and attend the program, will receive a fly fishing packet at the in-person portion of the program and additional fly fishing resources via email.

Details

Start:
May 21 @ 9:00 am
End:
May 31 @ 12:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Organizer

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Phone:
(717) 705-7800
View Organizer Website

Venue

Hills Creek State Park
111 Spillway Road
Wellsboro, 16901 United States
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Phone:
570-724-4246
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