Fly Fishing Guide School Itinerary

Fly Fishing Guide School ItineraryWestern Rivers Fly Fishing Guide School Itinerary (Sample):

Day 1 – Arrival Day

5:00 pm – Arrive at WorldCast Anglers, Victor, ID
7:00 pm – Dinner, Meet the Instructors, Course Handouts, Expectations

Day 2 – Lectures

7:30am – Breakfast
8:30am – 11:00 – River Classifications; Whitewater Rescue Tactics and Techniques
11:00am – 12:00 – Knot Tying with WorldCast Anglers Instructors
12:00pm – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00pm – 3:00 -Business Perspective for a fly-fishing Guide, WorldCast Anglers Partner
4:00pm – 6:30 – Naturalist, “The World around the Water”
6:30-7:00 Introduction to Drift Boats, Trailers & Rigs
7:30pm – DinnerFly Fishing Guide School Itinerary

Day 3 – Rowing Progressions

7:30am – Breakfast
8:30am – Rowing, Class 1 River
12:30pm – Lunch on the River
5:00pm-7:00pm – Teaching Fly Casting, WCA Instructors and FFF Casting Instructors
7:00pm – Dinner

Day 4 – Lectures

7:30am – Breakfast
8:30am – 10:30 – Conservation with Trout Unlimited
12:00pm – Lunch
1:00pm – 4:00 – Gear Talk with Simms Fishing
4:00-6:00 – Entomology, Expert in Entomology
6:00pm – 7:00 – Fly Fishing Digital Photography with WCA Staff
7:30pm – Dinner

Day 5 – Rowing Progressions

7:30am – Breakfast
8:30am – Second Day of Rowing, Class 2 River
7:30pm – Dinner

Fly Fishing Guide School Itinerary

Day 6 & 7 – Rowing Progressions

7:30am – Breakfast
8:30am – South Fork Overnight with advanced fishing techniques from a drift boat, Class 2+ River

Day 8 – Rowing Progressions

7:30am – Breakfast
8:30am – Fifth Day on the water, Class 3 River, students’ transition to guides
8:00pm – Banquet and Awards, Diplomas: Certification and/or Completion

Day 9 – Departure Day

7:30 – Breakfast and departure