Trout and Steelhead Schools

Instruction is from our Orvis Endorsed Guides.

Included in the school:  Two nights stay at the lodge, two continental breakfasts, two lunches and a half day guide trip $405/person based on double occupancy.  Single occupancy add $30.

Friday:

♦  7:00 pm – meet and greet at the lodge

♦  7:30 – 8:30 pm – gear rigging demonstration

Saturday:

♦  9:00 am – power point presentation on trout and steelhead

♦  10:00 am – on the water learning casting technique and how to read the water

♦  1:30 pm – lunch at the lodge

♦  2:00 – 3:30 pm – fly basics, knot tying and classroom instruction

♦  3:30 pm – class ends and a good time to hit the river to try out what you’ve learned

Sunday

♦  9:00 am – half day guide trip

♦  2:00 pm – back at the lodge and lunch

♦  Class is complete – leave with the new knowledge about Michigan trout

Itinerary subject to change for night time classes.

2020 Schools

May 29 – 31 Gray Drake Trout School (Guide trip will be Saturday evening)

June 26-28  Hex / Mouse Trout School (Guide trip will be Saturday evening)

July 24 – 26  Terrestrial Trout School

August 21 – 23 Trico / Terrestrial Trout School

September 4 – 6  Early Salmon School

October 23 – 25 Fall Steelhead School

November 20 – 22 Fall Steelhead School

December 18 – 20 Fall Steelhead School

2021 Schools

January 8 – 10 Winter Steelhead School

*Please call the fly shop to book.*