Introduction to Fly Fishing

Learn The Basics Of Fly Fishing

Our Introduction to Fly Fishing Class teaches you the foundations of fly fishing right outside Glacier National Park.  This is the perfect opportunity and environment for learning the art of fly fishing. You will practice technique and gain confidence from one of our skilled instructors.   This class is best suited for families or beginners new to fly fishing.

All necessary equipment is included to participate in our class. If you do have fly equipment, feel free to bring it.  We are happy to verify that it is rigged correctly and ready to fish.  You also do not need a Montana fishing license.

What you will cover in our introduction class:

  • Fly casting technique
  • Essential fly fishing knots
  • How to choose your gear and tackle
  • Stream entomology (the science of insects)
  • Proper fly selection
  • How to play, land, and safely release a fish


All fishing trips depart from Glacier Outdoor Center. Check-in 30 minutes prior to trip departure.

Departs 8:30am
Trip Length 3 hours
Departure Dates Daily
Age Limit 7+
Rates $365 (up to 4 persons), $85 per additional person
*Price does not include 8% service fee or guide gratuity
Waiver Download Waiver Here
*Save time at Check-In by bringing your waiver
License No fishing license is required



Fishing Reviews We Love!

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Overall rating: 5 out of 5 based on 9 reviews.

Great views, great guide.

Our guide had us fishing like pros. The views floating down the river were beautiful.
- Russ A

Spectacular Trip

We had an excellent guide. The trip was well planned and thought out. I would do it again in a heart bear!
- Mary Z

Best way to start our Vacation

Best way to start our Glacier National Park Vacation Our guide Ben was awesome. He was funny and informative. This was the perfect start to our trip and I’d highly recommend it.
- Chelsey Motes

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