A terrific plan for an engaging and educational day!
9:00 – 10:30 AM
Morning Keynote: “Sweat the Small Stuff” – Jacquie and Tucker Nelson
When fishing crystal clear waters to fish with PHD’s every little detail matters. Jacquie will address the importance of presentation, persistence and patience, and give you some tips and techniques for proper line management, and landing and handling trout.
10:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Local Feature: “Smallmouth bass fishing” – Tim Landwehr (Tight Lines Fly Shop), Kyle Zempel (Black Earth Angling) and the Wisconsin Smallmouth Alliance
12:30 – 1:30 PM Lunch (offered on site for $10)
1:30 – 3:15 PM
Afternoon Keynote: “Sight Fishing Spring Creeks” – Tucker and Jacquie Nelson
Born and raised on one of the most technical fisheries in the world, Tucker has an arsenal of unique spring creek techniques to aid in successful hookups. Starting with a brief history on the world renowned Nelson’s Spring Creek and progressing into a presentation on how to recognize fish feeding patterns and an in-depth look at sight nymphing.
Bucket Raffle Drawings and Silent Auction Winners
Plus visit fly tying demos and conservation partner booths through the day!