Learn to Fly Fish

White Clay Fly Fishers is excited to be offering our annual Learn to Fly Fish sessions. Over the five week course you will learn the basic equipment, casting skills, knot tying, a session on the bugs with flies that mimic them as well as sessions on reading the water with the final class actually fishing the White Clay Creek.

Fee for the Fly Fishing Classes are:  Adults $30, Youth 16 and under $10, family $45 – includes 1 year
membership to White Clay Fly Fishers.

All sessions are open the Public: For more information, questions or to sign-up, please email WCFFClub@gmail.com

Weekly Topics:

Week 1: Tuesday, March 5, 2024: Fly-fishing equipment and assembly, dynamics of fly casting, casting with a practice rod.

Week 2: Tuesday, March 12, 2024: Seminar on what bugs fish eat and the flies that mimic them along with an overview of fly fishing gear.

Tuesday, March 19, 2024: No class but join us for the WCFF Club monthly meeting at the London Tract Meeting
House (400 Sharpless Rd. Landenberg, PA)

Week 3: Wednesday, March 27, 2024: Knot tying, casting presentation, casting instruction and practice exercises.

Week 4: Wednesday, April 3, 2024: Review knots, casting instruction and exercises. Reading the water to locate fish and how to cast to the fish.

Week 5: Tuesday, April 9, 2024: Fishing on the stream. Need Pennsylvania and/or Delaware fishing license with a trout stamp!


Weeks 1 and 2: Tuesdays, March 5 and 12, 2024
from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at the
London Tract Baptist Meeting House at 400
Sharpless Rd, Landenberg, PA.

Weeks 3 and 4: Wednesdays, March 27 and April 3,
2024 from 7:35-9:35 pm, at Cornerstone
Presbyterian Church, 109 Gypsy Hill Road,
Landenberg, PA  19350, corner of Gypsy Hill
Road and Rte. 896.

Week 5: Tuesday, April 9, 2024 from 5 pm until
dark at White Clay Creek State Park in DE
(Chambers Rock Rd parking lot) and PA (start at
the London Tract Meeting House 400 Sharpless
Rd. Landenberg, PA)