Captain Steve Hollensed Has Some Gift Giving Ideas for the Fly Fisher on Your List

| December 6, 2010

Release from Captain Steve Hollensed

Captain Steve Hollensed
Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Guide
FFF Master Casting Instructor

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

This informative class examines Ichthyology, Limnology, Physics, Meteorology and other sciences from a fly fishing point of view. The Black Bass (Micropterus spp.) and Striper/White Bass (Morone spp.) families will be covered.
The objective of the class is to teach fly fishers to know their target species, to analyze the natural variables presented during a typical day on the water and to adjust fly selection, presentation and tactics in order to maximize success.
Lake Ray Roberts, TX
March 5
Tuition- $200.00
Presenters: Rob Woodruff & Steve Hollensed

LOOP LAB 101, “Foundations in Fly Casting”
Designed to assist fly anglers in developing effective and efficient techniques in casting. Provides the framework for improvement in distance, accuracy, and efficiency. Beginning to advanced casters will benefit. Very limited enrollment.
Lake Ray Roberts, TX
April 30
Tuition- $200.00
Presenters: Rob Woodruff & Steve Hollensed

LOOP LAB 201, “Advanced Casting and Presentation”
Provides in depth understanding and skill development of advanced and specialized fly casts and presentations for both lotic and lentic environments. Loop Lab 101 or equivalent skills required. Very limited enrollment.
Lake Ray Roberts, TX
September 24
Tuition- $200.00
Presenters: Rob Woodruff & Steve Hollensed

Fish the fabled waters of the Bitterroot, Blackfoot, & Clark’s Fork River plus Rock Creek. Trip is scheduled for prime big fish time…it is the peak of stonefly and mayfly hatches so expect dry fly action; pre runoff period; no fishing pressure. The Blue Damsel Lodge is an Orvis Endorsed Lodge with an impeccable reputation. This trip is for the experienced fly angler seeking big fish on dry flies with luxurious lodging and gourmet meals. Easy access via major airlines to Missoula.
Near Missoula Montana
April 10-14
Host: Steve Hollensed
Call or email for pricing

Course is open to anyone who is interested in preparing for the FFF Casting Instructor certification test or to anyone who wants to become a better fly casting instructor. An in-depth and comprehensive course with an emphasis in teaching skills and casting fault analysis. Only a few slots remain.
Lake Ray Roberts, TX
April 1-3
Lead Instructors: Jay Clark and Steve Hollensed
Call or email for pricing

Private lessons are unquestionably the best way to increase your casting skill. Great gift idea to complement new fly rods or for those planning destination trips.
By Appointment only
Year Round
Near Sherman TX
Individual, Group, Family, Corporate
Call or email for pricing.

A gift that has to put a smile on any fly anglers face…a gift certificate to fish the premier freshwater striper lake in the country. The summer striper blitzes will make this a gift that is remembered for a very long time.
Lake Texoma, on the border of TX & OK
Call or email for pricing

Great for those just getting into fly fishing or those who are expanding their fly fishing horizons to include the freshwater and saltwater style of fly fishing. Works great for those wanting to combine casting lessons within a fishing trip as well.
Lake Texoma, on the border of TX & OK
Call or email for pricing

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