You’ve had HI to yourself for a year and a half.
Our beaches, rivers, lakes and trails have looked like that since last summer. Welcome back to the party...
He actually does sorta know how to use a fly rod...but that would leave my other 6 sibs to teach
They'll probably only fish a couple times, so not really worth it - old dogs, new tricks.
I arrived in MT in 97 with only a spinning rod in hand. Fished that way for a number of months before picking up fly fishing. Nobody ever bothered me, especially not actual Montanan’s. A few tourists may have thrown me the stink eye but who cares about them . He’ll be fine as long as it’s legal gear where your fishing.