Small Stream Trout

Small Stream Trout School
The FFT Small Stream Trout School is conducted on the North Fork Yuba River. The school will focus on the skills you need to explore our Northern Sierra small streams. We will teach our students how to fish pocket water and small stream runs and pools using upstream dry and nymph presentaions as well as tight line European nymphing. freestone stream and stillwater instruction.

This Trout School is designed for anglers who are novice to intermediate anglers. The student will learn proper casting techniques, reels, fly lines, knots, leaders, flies, and wading. Rigging rods for small streams will be covered. The one day school allows students to spend quality one on one time with the instructor and plenty of time to practice the students new found skills.

What You Will Learn
Topics Include:
  • Rigging for Small Streams
  • Upstream Dry Fly
  • Upstream Nymphing
  • High Stick Nymphing
  • Fly Patterns and selection
  • Seasonal Transitions and Food Source 
  • Wading Techniques
  • Fly Patterns

Small Stream School Details
  • Cost: $240.00/per student for the one day school with fishing opportunities. Price includes on-stream lunches, snacks and beverages
  • All schools are taught by one instructor per every two enrolled students. 
  • Table Top instruction by top Sierra Guide guides both off and on the water.
  • In depth instruction on small stream tactics and techniques.
  • Students are responsible to bring their own wading gear, rod and reel.
  • FFT will provide gear if requested.
  • Students must possess a valid California fishing license.
Bonus Offer for Signing Up for a FFT School
  • Enrollment in any of the FFT school entitles you to a $100 discount on a one day drift boat FFT Floating Clinic on the Lower Yuba River.

Sign Up for the Small Stream School
If you have any questions you can;
(a) Call Clay at 530-913-1334  to ask any questions or to reserve a space.
(b) Mail Clay at; Fly Fishing Traditions - 13572 Green Lane - Grass Valley, CA 95945
(c) You can sign up for the Small Stream Trout School or ask any questions here.
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Thanks, Clay