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.

December 2018
Thu 12/20/2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
January 2019
Tue 1/8/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

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
Thu 1/10/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
Thu 1/24/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
February 2019
Tue 2/5/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

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
Wed 2/6/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Rod Building 101

Snake Eyes and Inlays - Building and repairing graphite rods.  Our wildly popular Snake Eyes and Inlays workshop is formatted in a series and is designed to take you through the full rod building process. Techniques taught include selecting the right blank and components, splining blanks, attaching tip-tops, thread wrapping, cork drilling and gluing, filing guide feet, signing rods, applying finish, and attaching reel seats. Class meets 3 sessions per month.
$195
Thu 2/7/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
Thu 2/21/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
March 2019
Tue 3/5/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

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
Wed 3/6/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Rod Building 101

Snake Eyes and Inlays - Building and repairing graphite rods.  Our wildly popular Snake Eyes and Inlays workshop is formatted in a series and is designed to take you through the full rod building process. Techniques taught include selecting the right blank and components, splining blanks, attaching tip-tops, thread wrapping, cork drilling and gluing, filing guide feet, signing rods, applying finish, and attaching reel seats. Class meets 3 sessions per month.
$195
Thu 3/14/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
Thu 3/28/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
April 2019
Sat 4/6/2019
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Flyfisher Group

Bugs for Beginners

Entomology 101: Trout Food - Where they live, how they behave and why the trout eat them.  This class begins in our classroom and covers insect classification, lifecycle and behavior. Part two of this course involves collecting and sorting the actual insects.
$125
Thu 4/11/2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Classroom at Angling University

Intro to Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing 101 - An interactive technology driven lecture for new fly anglers.  This course is a 2-hour indoor hands on seminar for beginning fly fishers. In this course, you will learn the basics of fish identification and characteristics, equipment, knots, fly selection, and casting. Bring a notebook and pen/pencil.
$50
Sat 4/20/2019
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 4/27/2019
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
May 2019
Sat 5/11/2019
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 5/11/2019
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Flyfisher Group

Bugs for Beginners

Entomology 101: Trout Food - Where they live, how they behave and why the trout eat them.  This class begins in our classroom and covers insect classification, lifecycle and behavior. Part two of this course involves collecting and sorting the actual insects.
$125