Mitchell State Park - Beginners' Fly-Fishing Clinic

Date:  May 04, 2019  
Time:  10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Carl T. Johnson Hunt and Fish Center, 6087 E M-115, Cadillac, MI 49601

Contact: Carl T. Johnson Hunt and Fish Center, 231-779-1321

Fly fisherman standing in river casting

The Outdoor Skills Academy pro-staff will present the basics of fly fishing, including demonstrations and instruction for various fly casts and instruction on fly selection based on target species. The classroom session will last from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and after that we will move outside to the canal for the hands-on portion of the class.

Cost for the class is $25.

Limited to 20 students.

Register online for the Beginners' Fly-Fishing Clinic.

The Carl T. Johnson Hunt and Fish Center is located in Mitchell State Park. A Recreation Passport is required for entry into the park.

For more information, contact Edward Shaw at 231-779-1321 or

Please note: Cancellations must be made two weeks prior to the class to guarantee a refund.

This class is part of the Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Skills Academy, which offers in-depth, expert instruction, gear and hands-on learning for a range of outdoor activities at locations around the state. Learn more at