SYRCL Presents: Introduction to Fly Fishing 101

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Location: South Yuba River Citizens League Office Conference Room & Pioneer Park, Nevada City

The South Yuba River Citizens League is offering a fly fishing workshop this month: Fly Fishing 101.

This newly scheduled event is set for Saturday, October 28, 2023, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, at our office in Nevada City.

Led by experienced instructor Clay Hash (of Fly Fishing Traditions), this workshop involves classroom instruction in the morning and a fly fishing equipment demonstration at Pioneer Park in the afternoon. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet people and learn a hobby that can open up new ways of exploring the Yuba watershed.

What You Will Learn:

  • Introduction to the sport and art of fly fishing
  • The necessary gear
  • The fly rod, fly lines, and their assembly
  • Fly casting
  • The bugs that fish eat and how to match them with flies
  • Fish catching tactics
  • Trout and their habitat
  • The Catch and Release Ethic

EVENT DATE:  Saturday October 28, 2023, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Where: South Yuba River Citizens League Office Conference Room &
Pioneer Park, Nevada City

What to Bring:

  • Notepad & pen/pencil
  • Sunglasses & sunscreen
  • Water or other hydration
  • Lunch & snacks
  • Fly rod, reel, fly line, 3x leader. If you have them. If not, they will be provided.
Fly Fishing 101
Photo by Jon Baiocchi

Please note that classroom space is limited. Also we are promoting this event via social media and our general email list this week, so if you would like to attend, please register soon.

SYRCL Members should have received an email with the ticket discount code. If you believe you are a member but did not receive the code, contact Development Associate Katy White at 530-265-5961 x203