|Can you say fun drive!|
|Made it to my first destination|
Stillwater Secrets and Beyond Seminar, Ottawa Ontario, March 17-18, 2012-This is a two day seminar consisting of a full day seminar on Saturday including a variety of stillwater techniques, hands on knot tying and Euro nymphing. Sunday features a hands on fly tying seminar with all materials provided less basic tying tools and some spooled products such as thread, Mylar and wire. Costs are $50/day or $90 for both days. There are still a few spots available, please send me and email to book your spot.
Conquering Chironomids Weekend Seminar, Robinson’s Sporting Goods, Victoria, B.C, March 31-April 1, 2012.-This comprehensive 2-day seminar covers both tactical stillwater chironomid presentation techniques and hands on fly tying. The presentation techniques seminar takes place on Saturday, hands on fly tying Sunday. All tying materials less basic tying tools and spooled products such as thread Mylar and wire are included. Costs are $40/day or $75 for both days. To book a spot please contact Robinson’s Sporting Goods, 1-888-317-0033.
BC Outdoors Sports Fishing Learning with the Pros Seminar and Workshop with Brian Chan, Kelowna B.C., April 28-29, 2012.-The Learning with the Pros seminar format has been a popular choice for many. Good friend and colleague Brian Chan and I will be providing a one day techniques seminar followed by an all-day hands on tying seminar. The tying seminar includes all materials less basic tying tools and spooled products such as Mylar, thread and wire. Costs are $100/day or $180 for both days. To book a spot please contact Kim Crawford at B.C. Outdoors Magazine, 604-464-1876 or via email.
|Spectacular food and accomodation along with access to a number of private lakes awaits those who visit Falcon's Ledge|
Conquering Chironomids Fly Fishing School, Fortress Lake Wilderness Retreat, Fortress Lake, B.C., June 18-June 22, 2012-This weeklong school takes place on one of most spectacular stillwater venues in North America chasing trophy brook trout using a variety of chironomid techniques. At this time of the year the chironomid hatch on Fortress should be in full swing. Emerging adults blanket the water like snowflakes. Fortress Lake provides a rare opportunity to hone a variety of floating and sinking line techniques. Costs for fly in are $2895 and includes flights from Hinton, AB, food, accommodation, classroom and on the water instruction. A hike in option priced at $1875 is also available. To book a spot please contact Fortress Lake Retreat at 403 346 1698 or email.
|Henry's Lake Cutthroat|
|There are few places as scenic as Fortress Lake|
Prowling the Parklands Weekend Stillwater Seminar and Hosted Trip, Russell, Manitoba Region, September 13-17 2012 (three full days on the water) and September 17-23, 2012(five full days on the water)-The southwest corner of Manitoba offers arguably the best stillwater fly fishing in North America. These rich productive lakes are home to large often huge rainbows, browns and tiger trout. At this time of the year trout will be gorging on leeches, scuds, water boatman, backswimmers and vast quantities of forage fish. The three day trip costs $695/person, 5 day trip costs $1150/person and includes accommodation, food, seminars, and one on time with me on the water. My June trips booked before I had a chance to advertise and fall is already starting to book. These are popular trips. To book a spot please contact me via email.
Hopefully you might be able to fit one of my seminars or workshops into your open water schedule. If you need any further information at all please do not hesitate to contact me via email.