This introductory course will give both fisherman and paddlers alike the information required to safely and successfully fish from a kayak. The course will cover topics such as kayak fishing safety, equipment requirements, kayak outfitting and kayak specific fishing techniques. You'll also receive general fishing knowledge in regards to tackle/gear selection, fishing knots, local strategies and tips required to get you started in the fast-growing world of kayak angling.
Upon completion of this course, you will have the skills and confidence to successfully set up a kayak for fishing, and will know how to find, play and land fish safely while kayak fishing.
Kayak and related gear is provided. Fishing gear is not provided.
You need to bring your Alberta Fishing Licence & a lightweight trout-specific rod and tackle for the on-water portion.
Successful completion of "Kayak 1: The Basics!", or equivalent, or "Kayak Discovery Clinic" with additional experience.
These courses run from 6-9 PM on Glenmore Reservoir. Meet at Undercurrents.
Dates will be announced soon! Call or visit the store for details.