Fly Tying & Fly Fishing in the Wild

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Join us for a morning intro to Fly tying, where we’ll learn about what’s hatching and tie 2-3 flies to test on the water. Bring a sack lunch and then caravan to a local mountain lake for introduction to fly casting and fishing from shore.

Art Abramson is originally from northern Michigan, and worked for nearly 50 years as a Forester in the woods of the northern Lake States, New England, and Colorado. He has been a Ski Instructor at both Copper Mountain and Eldora Resorts in Colorado for the past 19 years. He has been fishing, primarily for trout, since early childhood, and a fly fisherman and fly tier for nearly 50 years.

Geared towards adults.

– $5 off each class if you book 3 or more. (Coupon code: 3ORMORE)
– $15 off each class if you book all 6. (Coupon code: ALL6)
– Generous scholarships available. If interested in a scholarship opportunity, please fill out this application form.

Included in Cost:
– Professional Fly Fishing Guide
– Fly tying materials and tools to take home 2-3 flies
– Permission to fish for the day with Wild Bear at a local private lake

– A sack lunch
– Wide-brimmed hat
– Sun protection
– Eye protection (sunglasses)
– Snacks & water
– Rubber boots or shoes that can be submerged
– Outdoor clothing for varying mountain weather

*SPACE IS LIMITED TO 8 PARTICIPANTS, PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. If registration is closed online, please inquire about late registration by calling us at the Nature Center: (303)-258-0495.


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Date And Time

Jun-03-2023 (Sat)
@ 09:00 AM
Jun-03-2023 (Sat)
@ 03:30 PM


Wild Bear Nature Center, 20 Lakeview Dr., Nederland, CO

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