Have you ever wanted to learn what fly fishing is all about? Want to know the basics of casting, tying knots, different types of equipment needed, and what you need to get started?  Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Orvis, Project Healing Waters, and others for an introductory one-day class and begin your fly fishing adventures in Colorado.

Any beginner is welcome, but those under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

WHAT: Beginner Fly Fishing Class

WHEN:  Saturday, April 20, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE:  Kassler Center and Lake Lehow, near Chatfield Reservoir/State Park and Waterton Canyon

HOW: To register for the event, please email wildlife.neoutreach@state.co.us or call 303-291-7804 and leave a message with name(s), address, and phone number, as well as the name of event for which you are registering.  Limit 25 attendees for this event.  All equipment will be provided for the day; however attendees should wear comfortable outdoor layers, a hat, and bring sunscreen, water, and lunch.

DIRECTIONS:  From C-470, take the Wadsworth Boulevard exit and go south.  Go past Chatfield Reservoir and turn left on Waterton Road.  Parking will be located on the left side of Waterton Road in the Waterton Canyon parking lot.  The Kassler Center is located right across from the parking lot on the other side of Waterton Road.

For more information on fishing in Colorado, visit: http://wildlife.state.co.us/Fishing/Pages/Fishing.aspx

Colorado Parks and Wildlife mangers 42 parks, more than 300 state wildlife area, all of Colorado’s wildlife, and variety of outdoor recreation.  For more information, go to cpw.state.co.us.

Image courtesy Colorado Parks and Wildlife

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