spey/switch classes, snakeriver area?

Discussion in 'Spey Clave' started by gearhead, Sep 25, 2012.

  1. gearhead

    gearhead Active Member

    Well a friend of mine, retired Farmer, had money burning a hole in his pocket and some guy at the cabelas flyshop talked him into buying an entirely cabelas 8wt switch setup, aughhhhhh, anyways, i think he will need help and i suck at it, are there any resources i can point him to for a quick class in the Lewiston area.
     
  2. fisshman26

    fisshman26 Member

    The Red Shed is having its spey clave this weekend, lots of free demos and instruction to be had
     
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  3. LD

    LD Active Member

    He could call Poppy and get some recomendations, possibly a guided trip?

    Here is the one guy I know of in that area -

    http://www.dclann.com/Craigs_World/Spey_Casting_101.html

    Westslope in Spokane has been doing some Saturday spey casting and Silver Bow also in Spokane has a clinic in the spring.
     
  4. gearhead

    gearhead Active Member

    ok, was wondering about the clave, from looking at the web site, seemed more like just a gathering, i'll have him give Poppy a call.
     
  5. Dave Evans

    Dave Evans Active Member

    Poppy recommended Craig to me last year. We had one 2h lecture on grass and another 2h on the water. Can't say enough positives about the lessons, Craig is a retired teacher and it really shows; the lessons were outstanding and I was casting well enough to fish right away. I know he has also talked about going to Spokane to give lessons, but give him a call or email and find out.
     
  6. Ian Broadie

    Ian Broadie Flyfishing is so "Metal"

    Lee Davidson should be at the clave as well and he is a FFF Certified Two-handed casting instructor as well as an all around great human being. www.snakeriveroutfitters.com/

    Thanks,
     
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  7. fredaevans

    fredaevans Active Member

    +1 for the Lee Davidson recommendation. Top flight instructor.