Lori-Ann Murphy’s Saltwater Flats Fly Fishing School/Trip
November 15-19, 2019
February 1-4, 2020
San Pedro, Belize. All inclusive Saltwater Flats Fly Fishing School with guided fly fishing.
4 nights, 1 clinic day on the water, and 2 days guided fishing with one shared angler.
Single or double occupancy lodging, meals, pool overlooking the Caribbean, and 3 action packed days with Lori-Ann learning and upping your game fly fishing for bonefish. Package includes transportation from San Pedro airport to lodging. All fly fishing equipment provided, but if you have a 6, 7 or 8 wt outfit you like, please bring it with you. You will leave with skills and knowledge that will stay with you for the rest of your fly fishing adventures!
$1995 double occupancy . $2395 single occupancy
All inclusive fly fishing package for lodging, meals, clinics and 2 guided days fishing – shared boat.
50% to confirm your reservation.
Package also includes all written material and fishing fees. It does not include a Belize fishing license or gratuities for guide staff assisting with school.
Expect to Learn
Rods. Reels. What is needed. Learn – rod action, rod and reel size, drag systems and large arbor advantage.
Fly Lines. Find out what drives fly line companies to design for the salt. And what works for you.
Leaders. Learn to build your own bonefish and permit leaders. Mono vs. Fluro.
Knots. Need to know. Best loop knot. Backing to arbor.
Casting. Leave with the confidence to teach basic fly casting. Learn and improve your double haul. (This is Lori-Ann’s specialty!) Short cast. Loading the rod. Distance cast. Loop control and line speed.
Presentation. Cast knowing the fish is going to eat your fly.
Wade Fishing vs Boat Fishing. Techniques to aid in the hunt and when the deal comes down.
Habitat. Lori-Ann works closely with Bonefish Tarpon Trust and will share with you what we have learned about the bonefish of Belize and their habitat.
Tides. Learn how tides affect fish and how to take advantage of tides to plan your day.
Safety. Know how to spend the day enjoying your bonefishing without injury.
Fun. Fly fishing for bonefish is one of the most thrilling ways to have big fun!
Fish. We will have opportunities to fish from shore, kayaks and flats boats. Bonefish, permit, tarpon, jacks, barracuda…opportunities all year on the flats of Ambergris Caye, Belize.