The Bay Area Youth Fly Fishers is a collaborative partnership of Bay Area Fly Fishing and Conservation organizations dedicated to enabling a new generation of fly fishers and conservation minded youth.
Kids ages 9-12 years old are invited to an introduction to fly fishing at the world famous Golden Gate Angling & Casting Club in San Francisco. This event is aimed at drawing younger families who value fun learning activities for their children and reward patience and practice. Kids will learn about Fly Casting, Knots & Rigging, Fly Tying, and Conservation – all they’ll need to fish with family, friends, mentors and guides.
Additional Bay Area Youth Events will be scheduled in 2019 to reinforce accomplishments and skills progression.
This event will be limited to the first 60 youth participants to register, so don’t delay!
09:30 am Check-in opens
10:00 Welcome, BAY-FF Overview, Event Schedule, Activity Sessions
10:15 Morning Activity Sessions
12:00 noon Lunch (kids tickets include lunch, additional lunch tickets may be purchased for $6 ea)
12:45 Afternoon Activity Sessions
2:30 Event Closing
The Fine Print
Youth participant tickets (including lunch) are $10.00; Adults and non-participating youth are free to observe, additional lunch tickets may be purchased for $6
Youth must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
Adults will be able to observe their kids, and in small groups learn fly fishing skills as well.
What to bring? Clothing layers, rainwear, sun/safety glasses, hat, sunscreen, notebook/pen.
Questions? Contact us.