GREAT LAKES SPEY FEST

AT HENNING PARK
SEPTEMBER 26th 2015

Hosted by:
The Great Lakes Fly Fishing Company

MapQuest

Saturday, September 26, 2015


9:30am - Pete Humphreys

Pete is an FFF Certified Two Hand Casting Instructor, a Farbanks, (Sage, Rio, and Redington), Ambassador and a Muskegon River Guide specializing in the swung fly. Pete’s program will focus on casting and fishing Scandinavian style.

10:00am - Introduction to Spey by Temple Fork Outfitters

For the true beginner. Discussion to include; rods, reels, lines and flies. Selecting appropriate equipment for your fishery. On the water casting instruction. 6 anglers per session. This seminar will be for registered participants only, not an open demo. Register by calling the shop, 616-866-6060, or day of event. Limited availability. Tackle provided. One lucky participant from the 12, (via drawing) will win a rod.

11:30am - Gary Kalinka

Gary is the West Michigan “Godfather of the Longbelly line”, and Nextcast Pro Staff, will present on the transition from short heads to long heads, explaining the changes in technique required to be successful. Advantages will also be covered.

12:30pm - Pig Roast

Lunch, bring your own beverage

1:00pm - Kevin Feenstra of Feenstra Guide Service

Kevin is a Muskegon River Guide, Fly Designer/Tyer, and Video host with unimpeachable talents. Kevin’s demonstration will focus on “Fishing the Swung Fly”, and is guaranteed to offer insights that will change the way you fish.

2:00pm - Introduction to Spey by Temple Fork Outfitters

For the true beginner. Discussion to include; rods, reels, lines and flies. Selecting appropriate equipment for your fishery. On the water casting instruction. 6 anglers per session. This seminar will be for registered participants only, not an open demo. Register by calling the shop, 616-866-6060, or day of event. Limited availability. Tackle provided. One lucky participant from the 12, (via drawing) will win a rod.

An evening of Tying and Fun.

We will migrate to a different location for all to tie and celebrate. Bring your tools and materials to share your favorite patterns. Many of the attendees are among of the best tiers around, and have much to offer.

Manufacturers Representatives for:

Echo
Fishpond
Heritage Angling Products
Nautilus
Nextcast
Redington
Rio
Ross
Sage
Scientific Anglers
Scott
Seele Fly Rods
Simms Fishing Products
Temple Fork Outfitters
Tibor/Pate
Winston
Waterworks/Lamson
And more ...


Free Spey Casting Instruction


Products available for Sale



 

Pig Roast sponsored by: Great Lakes Fly Fishing Company

Bring your own beverage.

Henning Park parking permit: $6.00/day


For more information contact:
The Great Lakes Fly Fishing Company
phone: 616-866-6060

email bob@greatlakesspeyshop.com

Great Lakes Fly Fishing Company will be open Saturday, Sept 26th, 2015 - Hours: 9am-6pm