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Kernville, CA – Fly Gals Weekend

October 12 @ 7:00 am - October 13 @ 12:00 pm

Women’s Fly Fishing Class

Date: October 12, 2019

Location: Kernville, CA

Time: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Cost: Membership fee of $25

Details: We are super excited to bring back our third annual Women’s Fly Fishing Clinic! We have an amazing line up of instructors from all over Southern California to teach the class. Classes will be held at Mountain and River Adventures. The day begins with a fun and easy yoga class designed to fire up those fly fishing muscles followed by classes in casting, entomology, fly tying, conservation, knots, and gear and tackle. The day ends with a lively Pint Night at Kern River Brewing.

Lunch is included in the class. You are welcome to bring a yoga mat or a towel, but not required. Please bring water shoes or wading boots as we will be on the river for the casting class.

Schedule:

7:00 AM- Check in at Kern River Fly Shop

7:30 AM-8:00 AM- Intro to Fly Fishing

Caravan to Mountain and River Adventures for classes

8:30-9:00 AM- Yoga

Rotations

9:15 AM-10:00 AM- Casting

10:15 AM-10:45 AM- Entomology

11:00 AM-11:30 PM- Etiquette and Conservation

11:45 PM-12:45 PM- Lunch + Conversation on safety

1:00 PM-1:30 PM- Fly Tying

2:15 PM-2:45 PM- Gear, Tackle

3:00 PM-3:30 PM- Knots

4:00 PM- Class Ends

7:00 PM- Pint Night

Women’s Mentorship Day

Date: October 13, 2019

Location: Kernville, CA

Time: 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Pre-Requisite: Women’s Fly Fishing Class

Cost: Club Membership

Details: This is an excellent opportunity to apply your newly learned classroom knowledge with actual time on the water. You will be fly fishing the Kern River with one of our club members or instructors from the previous day. This will immediately reinforce everything you learned in class. You’ll also learn how to read the water for likely spots in the river holding fish. This mentor class is also open to Women’s Class participant’s family members and their significant others. A valid California fishing license is required. Please bring your own fly fishing gear, if you have one. If not, equipment rentals are available at the Fly Shop.

Details

Start:
October 12 @ 7:00 am
End:
October 13 @ 12:00 pm
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Website:
ssffclub.org/flygalsweekend

Organizer

Southern Sierra Fly Fishers
Phone:
(760)376-2040
Email:
ssffc.media@gmail.com
Website:
ssffclub.org

Venue

Kern River Fly Shop
11301 Kernville Road
Kernville, CA 93238 United States
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Phone:
(760)376-2040
Website:
kernriverflyshop.com