Are you interested in fly fishing for coastal cutthroat trout in the Fraser Valley but have never tried it before? If so, here is a fantastic opportunity for you to get started. Hatch Match'r Fly and Tackle will be hosting two cutthroat trout seminars, featuring Tom Johannesen.
This presentation will teach the angler everything he or she needs to know about locating Cutthroat trout throughout BC. Better yet it will also explain in detail how to catch them once they are located.
Saturday Feburary19th OR Saturday March 19th
Cutthroat opportunities throughout BC
$30.00 per person or $50.00 for 2 people
1:30 - 3:30 pm
Hatch Match'r Learning Center
Please call (604) 467-7118 **NO ONLINE REGISTRATIONS**
The presentation will cover the following:
Gear for specific locations
Fly selection for any and all water conditions
Productive times and locations to find cutthroat trout
Type of fishing being covered includes beach fishing for Sea-runs and fly-fishing, back waters, lakes and rivers.
Open floor to answer any questions the guests may have
Tom has had the good fortunate to be an avid fly-tier and fly-fisherman in beautiful British Columbia for over thirty years. Writing and guest-hosting fishing programs for television have been part of the interests that fuel his passion. To date he has had well over one hundred articles published in Canadian outdoor magazines including BC Sport Fishing, BC Outdoors, Outdoor Edge, Canadian Fly Fisher, Home Waters, Reel Angler and Island Fisherman. His excursions and writing assignments began on the lower mainland and have since taken him throughout British Columbia in search of new and more exciting fisheries to photograph and write about. Articles to his credit have consisted of useful information on fly-fishing along with numerous lodge profiles and weekend outings. He enjoys writing on specific techniques and aquatic life as it helps the readers better understand the many mysteries involved in becoming an avid fly-fisherman. Over the past few years his interest in still photography has excelled greatly, he enjoys heading out on a fishing trip in search of quality photos to accompany his articles. Over the past ten years he has also been a guest speaker at numerous fly clubs and schools on the Lower Mainland. He has always enjoyed sharing his experiences in the world of fly-fishing with others. For about twelve years he has also pro-staffed for several companies giving them feed back on new and updated products.