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 $450/person based on double occupancy. Single occupancy add $35. (School is $380/person without lodging.)

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.

2021 Schools

January 8 – 10 Winter Steelhead School

February 19 – 21 Steelhead School

March 12 -14 Steelhead School

April 23 – 25 Steelhead School

May 7 – 9 Streamer School

May 21 – 23 Gray Drake School

June 18 – 20 Hex/Mouse School

July 16 – 18 Mouse School

August 13 – 15 Terrestrial School

Sept. 3 – 5 Salmon School (Book the school stay Sunday night extra for free)

October 22 – 24 Steelhead

November 12 – 14 Steelhead

December 10 – 12 Steelhead

*Please call the fly shop to book.*