learn-to-fly-fish.jpgtwo-hour fly fishing lessons

Our fly fishing lessons are all conducted by fully licensed and experienced fly fishing guides. Cutthroat Anglers have developed these unique fly fishing lessons to suit students of all ages and experience levels. However if you are already pretty experienced and feel the fly fishing lessons may not be targeting your needs then why not get the full guide experience by enrolling in our Fly Fishing Guide School.


jam-packed with information and hands-on experience including:

  • How to cast a fly rod

  • Line management

  • Fly selection and entomology (bug science)

  • How to rig your rod

  • Tools of the trade

  • Using leader and tippet

  • Knot tying

  • How to present a fly

  • Safe wading

  • Where trout are most likely to be feeding in a river, and more!


Prices for Fly Fishing Lessons:

  • 1 angler = $150.00

  • 2 anglers = $175.00

  • 3 anglers = $200.00

  • Guide trips are limited to 3 anglers per guide 

* Please note these are our fly fishing lessons and not a guided trip (however it may be the best two hours you ever spend not actually catching fish)! Come join us. We would love to help you get started off on the right foot!

Reservation and Cancellation Policies:

* A 50% deposit is required to make a fly fishing lesson reservation.

* Deposit amounts are fully refundable outside of 7 days of your reservation date.

* Cancellations or date changes within 7 days of your reservation date will result in loss of the deposit.

* We hold the lesson rain or shine. If conditions are deemed too dangerous to go outside, a full refund will be issued.


Waivers and Declaimers: 

* There is inherent risk in taking a guided trip. 

* Anyone under 18 being is considered to be a minor. 

* A signed waiver is required for each client. Minor Waivers must be signed, without exception, by either a Parent or Legal Guardian. Friends of the family cannot sign the waiver for a minor.

*All or part of this operation is conducted on Public Lands under special permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

**We are a Licensed River Outfitter-Issued by Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the Bureau of Land Management.

Download our Waiver of Liability