We are excited to announce the 2017 Louisiana Redfish School which will be hosted by top Louisiana guides and held at the Dogwood Lodge located in the heart of the Louisiana low country at the doorstep of the renowned Biloxi Marsh fishery! 

Location: Dogwood Lodge in Hopedale, Louisiana
Dates: June 2 – 7, 2017 (5 night / 4 day)
Cost: $2,445 per person based on double occupancy (single occupancy available upon request)

Classroom and on-the-water curriculum includes:

• Saltwater fly casting instruction
• Leaders and knots
• Choosing gear and tackle
• Fly selection & fly tying
• How to work with your guide on the water
• Instruction on fly retrieves, hook setting, and fish fighting
• How to play, land, photograph, & release fish properly

Package Includes:
• Five (5) nights lodging
• Two (2) half days of classroom instruction & (2) half days of on the water instruction
• Two (2) full days of guided fishing (2 anglers per guide/boat)
• Breakfast and dinner at the lodge
• Lunch and non-alcoholic drinks either at the lodge or on the water with guides
• All alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at the lodge
• Special crawfish boil dinner on final night
• Use of rod/reel, all flies, and all terminal tackle during instruction and guide trips

Package Does Not Include:
• Airfare
• Airport transportation (best to rent a car or transfers can be arranged at an additional cost)
• Gratuities for fishing guides
• Gratuities for lodge staff
• Fishing licenses
• Alcohol when on the water with guides (must provide your own)
• Transportation and dinner downtown (will be organized for the group in advance at an additional cost)
• Lodging taxes (will add upon final invoicing)

This school is for all anglers who wish to build a stronger foundation not only fishing for redfish, but for other saltwater situations as well. To add to the experience, an authentic Louisiana crawfish boil is included in the package and will be held on the final evening of the school! Transportation and dinner downtown in the historic French Quarter can also be organized in advance for those in attendance at an additional cost.

Ready to go fly fishing in Louisiana? We thought so!
Contact jake [at] yellowdogflyfishing [dot] com (Jake Wells) or call us at 406-585-8667 to help with your next trip.

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