Fishing
  • VA Fishing Education Programs


    • Beginner Class

      The goal of this class is to turn out a student who can make an informed decision when purchasing tackle, rig up the tackle, fish on their own, catch fish and have fun doing it.

    • Capt. Mike Ostrander

      Instructional fishing trips for youths and adults.

    • Float Fishing - 101

      Casting instruction format will cover same basic topics as Trout 101--basic casting, roll casting, mending line and side-arm casting, knot tying, locating fish and reading a stream.

    • Fly Fishing Schools

      Our schools are the oldest in the country and our instructors have the knowledge and experience to introduce you to this great pastime.

    • Intermediate Fly Fishing Class

      This class will cover casting, line control, and reading water.

    • Introductory Fly-Tying Course

      This Course will provide the student tyer with all the basic knowledge, skills, and fundamentals required for tying effective saltwater flies in a casual environment.

    • Midatlantic Schools

      A.F.F.S. Member Schools in this region can teach you how to catch fish from some of the most diverse and exciting fresh and saltwater fishing waters.

    • One Day Basic Casting Clinic

      Our one day clinic focuses on the fundamentals of fly casting.

    • One-Day Saltwater School & Intermediate Casting Techniques

      This class is an introduction to saltwater fly fishing.

    • Trout-101

      Trout 101 seeks to break down the process into simple steps, taking the mystery out of the sport.

    • Two-Day Introduction to Fly Fishing

      Our two-day clinic combines the fundamentals of fly fishing with practical experience.