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September 17 - Introduction to Fly Casting

We will meet in the Hotel VT lobby at 9:45. We will then take a 3 mile bike ride along the lake front to Ethan Allen Homestead where we will be able to climb Ethan Allen Tower. At 11am, we will meet the guides from L.L. Bean who will be giving us a 3 hour comprehensive fly casting lesson. $69 If you are interested, please email play@hotelvt.com

This course teaches you the basics of fly casting in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Our skilled instructors will guide you, step-by-step, through the four-part cast, false cast and roll cast. We'll explain how to strip and shoot line, as well as how to tie basic fishing knots. You'll receive plenty of one-on-one instruction and have ample time to practice each skill with an instructor and on your own. You'll finish this course with an excellent foundation of fly-casting knowledge. 

All necessary fly-casting equipment is provided. Please note this course does not include fishing time on the water. Age minimum is 12 years.