Trout and Steelhead Schools

Instruction is from our Orvis Endorsed Guides.

Included in the school: Two nights stay at the lodge, 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.

2022 Schools

Jan. 7-9: Steelhead

Feb. 18-20: Steelhead

March 11-13: Steelhead

April 22-24: Steelhead

April 29 – May 1: Streamer

May 20-22: Gray Drake

Jun 17-19: Hex/Mouse

July 22-24: Mouse

August 12-14: Terrestrial

Sept. 2-4: Salmon

Oct. 21-23: Steelhead

Nov. 11-13: Steelhead

Dec. 9-11: Steelhead

*Please call the fly shop to book.*