Angling University Fly Fishing Lessons & Class Schedule

The Flyfisher Angling University is a Denver, Colorado fly fishing school offering a range of fly fishing lessons, classes and workshops that will teach you how to fly fish. Learn to fly fish with basic skills if you are a beginner or grow your skills if you are an experienced angler. We have something for everyone, so sign up today!


Meeting place for most classes is The Flyfisher Group, 700 East 24th Avenue, Denver, CO 80205.
Please check with your instructor.

August 2017
Sat 8/26/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Learn to Catch Trout, Private Water

Fly Fishing 102 - Learn to Catch a Trout in one day on one of our private waters.  Our most popular course this all inclusive (fishing license not included), 6-hour interactive workshop for beginner fly anglers includes classroom and actual stream time at one of our private fly fishing preserves. Our revolutionary interactive lecture series in the classroom is combined with field time where you get to put what you have learned into immediate action under our supervision.
$195
September 2017
Sat 9/2/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Intermediate Trout Skills

Fly Fishing 201 - Intermediate fly fishing techniques gets you thinking like an expert.  This course is an all-inclusive, 7-hour interactive workshop for novice and intermediate fly fishers and includes more field time than the 102 course. Class will be held on one of our many Blue Ribbon/Gold Medal trout streams. In this course, you will have a brief review of the basics. Class will then go to the water where you will spend time on casting and presentation to fish in the river and/or pond. You will take time to work on dry fly fishing, nymph fishing, and streamer fishing. All equipment is provided.
$195
Sat 9/9/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Learn to Catch Trout, Private Water

Fly Fishing 102 - Learn to Catch a Trout in one day on one of our private waters.  Our most popular course this all inclusive (fishing license not included), 6-hour interactive workshop for beginner fly anglers includes classroom and actual stream time at one of our private fly fishing preserves. Our revolutionary interactive lecture series in the classroom is combined with field time where you get to put what you have learned into immediate action under our supervision.
$195
Sat 9/16/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Fly Fishing: Good to Great

Fly Fishing 401 - Advanced Colorado nymphing and streamer techniques.  This advanced workshop covers trout habitat, insect availability and activity, fly selection, equipment setup, casting and presentation. Nymphing disciplines including, high sticking, short lining, tight lining, long drifting, Czech nymphing, Polish nymphing and Moffitt Style nymphing are touch on along with many underutilized streamer techniques.
$199
Sat 9/23/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Learn to Catch Trout, Private Water

Fly Fishing 102 - Learn to Catch a Trout in one day on one of our private waters.  Our most popular course this all inclusive (fishing license not included), 6-hour interactive workshop for beginner fly anglers includes classroom and actual stream time at one of our private fly fishing preserves. Our revolutionary interactive lecture series in the classroom is combined with field time where you get to put what you have learned into immediate action under our supervision.
$195
Sat 9/30/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Learn to Fly Fish with Tenkara, Private Water

Tenkara 102 - Learn to Fly Fish with Tenkara on private water.   Acclaimed for its minimalist approach to fly fishing, Tenkara fishing has taken the world by storm. A technique perfected in Japan over 400 years ago has made its way west and can now be leared from Tenkara USA certified instructors. This class has everything you need if you've ever wanted to learn about this unique method of fly fishing that does not use a reel.
$195
October 2017
Wed 10/4/2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Flyfisher Group

Beginning Fly Tying

Fly Tying 102 - Tools and techniques to get you started.  This class is a must for anybody interested in getting into fly tying.
$199
Sat 10/7/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Learn to Catch Trout, Private Water

Fly Fishing 102 - Learn to Catch a Trout in one day on one of our private waters.  Our most popular course this all inclusive (fishing license not included), 6-hour interactive workshop for beginner fly anglers includes classroom and actual stream time at one of our private fly fishing preserves. Our revolutionary interactive lecture series in the classroom is combined with field time where you get to put what you have learned into immediate action under our supervision.
$195
Sat 10/14/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Fly Fishing: Good to Great

Fly Fishing 401 - Advanced Colorado nymphing and streamer techniques.  This advanced workshop covers trout habitat, insect availability and activity, fly selection, equipment setup, casting and presentation. Nymphing disciplines including, high sticking, short lining, tight lining, long drifting, Czech nymphing, Polish nymphing and Moffitt Style nymphing are touch on along with many underutilized streamer techniques.
$199
Sat 10/21/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Intermediate Trout Skills

Fly Fishing 201 - Intermediate fly fishing techniques gets you thinking like an expert.  This course is an all-inclusive, 7-hour interactive workshop for novice and intermediate fly fishers and includes more field time than the 102 course. Class will be held on one of our many Blue Ribbon/Gold Medal trout streams. In this course, you will have a brief review of the basics. Class will then go to the water where you will spend time on casting and presentation to fish in the river and/or pond. You will take time to work on dry fly fishing, nymph fishing, and streamer fishing. All equipment is provided.
$195
Sat 10/28/2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Espy Ranch

Learn to Catch Trout, Private Water

Fly Fishing 102 - Learn to Catch a Trout in one day on one of our private waters.  Our most popular course this all inclusive (fishing license not included), 6-hour interactive workshop for beginner fly anglers includes classroom and actual stream time at one of our private fly fishing preserves. Our revolutionary interactive lecture series in the classroom is combined with field time where you get to put what you have learned into immediate action under our supervision.
$195