Fly Fishing with
The Grand Island
Recreation Department and the staff from the Buffalo Orvis store have partnered
to bring their Fly Fishing 101 and 201 classes to Grand Island. Learn the basics of fly fishing including
casting and outfit rigging. Then, take
your newly learned skills to a local waterway on Grand Island.
All equipment provided:
To introduce you
to this fun sport all equipment needed to fly fish from shore will be provided
including rod, reel, line, backing, leaders, fly’s etc.
anyone age 16 and over must have a valid NYS fishing license.
*Each session is
limited to 10 participants*
Classes for the Family
learn to fly fish at one of our Fly Fishing 101 and 201 combination
classes. These classes are open to
anyone age 8 or older. The first class
will be in the Community Center at Nike Base Park and the location for 201 will
be given at the first class. Classes
will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Choose
from one of the following 101 and 201 combination dates:
Wednesday, May 9
Wednesday, June 6
11 and 18
Classes for Youth
is offered as part of our Fishing Club and is open to youths ages 8-15. The first class will be in the Community
Center at Nike Base Park and the on water locations will be given at the first
class. Fly Fishing Club will be held on:
Wednesday’s, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
July 23, 25, 30;
August 1, 6, 8