Women’s Fly Fishing Workshop in Kalispell on June 9
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: May 16, 2018

The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program is sponsoring a fly fishing class in Kalispell on Saturday, June 9.

This class is for beginning anglers who want to learn or improve their fishing skills. At the class, attendees will learn how to select and set up fishing rods and reels, how to choose flies, and how to tie fishing knots.

Attendees will also learn about reading the water and the basics of fly casting, hooking and playing fish and being safe on the water. Lunch is provided and participants can borrow a fly fishing rod if they don’t have one. The class fee is $15 and registration is required.

For more information, contact Sara Smith at (406) 444-9948 or email sarsmith@mt.gov or Jim Vashro at (406) 270-9914 or email jsjvash@montanasky.us.

Registration forms are available on the FWP website at fwp.mt.gov under Education/Becoming an Outdoors-Woman.

FWP’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program is designed to introduce women to outdoor skills. Through a variety of programs across the state, the BOW program provides participants with information, encouragement and hands-on instruction in outdoor skills such as fishing, shooting, archery, survival and outdoor cooking.