Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort and Solitary Angler offer FREE casting instruction classes every Saturday during the summer season.
Taught by certified fly fishing instructors from Solitary Angler, these hands-on lessons cover the fundamentals including: how the fly rod, reel and line work together, how to cast overhand and backhand, and how to shoot line out and strip line in.
Reservations are required. Call Solitary Angler at 575-758-5653.
Date and Time:
Every Saturday | 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Note: There is no casting clinic Saturday, July 16.)
FREE | A New Mexico fishing license is required, and may be purchased at Sipapu's general store.
Sipapu Ski & Summer Resort | Meet behind Sipapu's lodge on the patio.
What to Bring:
Students are encouraged to bring their own equipment, although it is not required. Fly rods and reels will be available at the clinics at no charge.
Fly Fishing Class:
Following the casting clinic there is a more in-depth half-day small stream fly fishing class on the Rio Pueblo for $125.