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Introductory Fishing for Adults - (Virtual) July13th, 2021

Event Start Date: 7/13/2021 6:30 PM

Event End Date: 7/13/2021 8:30 PM

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Cost: $0.00
This event can only be signed up for between 5/29/2021 12:00 AM - 7/13/2021 5:30 PM

Do you or a loved one want to go fishing but are unsure for lack of experience?  Fishing can be fun but without the correct information, it can be challenging and downright frustrating.  This virtual course will not only ease you into the fishing world but provide you with valuable information and skills easily shared with others.  Learn the basics of what you’ll need to get started, differences in equipment, and helpful tricks and hints to navigating the world of fishing.  Whether your fishing adventures take you to the coast, mountain, lake or pond feel comfortable that you will be proficient in deciphering what equipment and bait you’ll need to bring along and how to use it. 


What’s Included?


  • Information on Licenses
  • Discussion on Equipment
  • Terminal Tackle explored
  • Knot tying instruction
  • Setting up your own fishing rod
  • General Rigging
  • Tips and tricks for baiting the hook
  • Casting basics and instructional demonstration
  • Detecting the bite, hook setting dynamics, and fish handling


What You’ll Need:


  • Length of fishing line, string, rope, etc. (tie knots)
  • Fishing hook, I bolt, paperclip, etc. (tie knots)


This class will be taught virtually with an optional fishing outing at the Pechmann Fishing Education Center.

During the fishing outing, you may bring your own equipment or use Pechmann Center equipment. All bait & tackle will be provided if needed. This will also be a time for general questions and troubleshooting.


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