Fly-fishing Retreat (women-only) - February 2020
Saturday, February 8th
10:00am to 1:00pm
General starter information on fly-fishing: rods, reels, line, knots, leader, flies, and everything you need to have a confident start in this journey.
1:00pm to 2:00pm - Lunch (on your own)
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Practice fly-casting OUTSIDE, experiencing that first feel of fly gear.
4:00pm to 6:00pm
We’ll talk about casting and fishing strategy.
6:00pm to 7:00pm - Dinner (on your own)
7:00pm to 9:00pm (optional)
Practice tying flies for the following fishing day.
Sunday, February 9th
9:00am to 11:00am
Get equipment and gear ready for fishing
11:00-Noon* (on your own)
Noon to 4:00pm 'ish
LET’S GO FISHING! This will be about fishing strategy, where to find fish, and how to lure them.
*Make sure to prep or order a lunch to go. Pack some snacks and water too.
ONLY 8 spots available (first-come, first-serve)
Where: in-class sessions will take place at the Upper Hatch at Tofino Resort and Marina. There will be complimentary coffee and tea each day.
Outdoor practice: RAIN OR SHINE, bring warm layers, rain jacket, and waders if you have some. Boots are a must for the West (wet) Coast.
Drinks, food, and accommodation are not included.
The resort is offering a 10% discount on accommodations for participants at this event.
Everything fly fishing is included: rods reels, fly-tying, line, and flies.
At the end of the day on Sunday, we will be on a river somewhere (Maggie River or Taylor River). Out of town guests can head home from there, no need to come back to Tofino.
How to register:
Make sure to RSVP before Tuesday, February 4th
A deposit of $100 is necessary to guarantee your space.
Please send your email transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Final payment ($50) will be required before the start of the workshop on Saturday, February 8th.