Fishing on the Shenandoah River

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Program Type:

Lectures, Workshops

Age Group:

Teens , Adults
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Program Description



The Shenandoah River offers incredible opportunities for recreation, including fishing.  Fishing allows you the serenity of the river, while providing a sporting challenge.  This presentation will provide introductory information on the best fishing spots, fishing equipment and techniques, lures, river safety, and more.  Participants will be able to practice fly fishing techniques with special training equipment and actual rods. 

This presentation is appropriate for all beginners, including youth and adults.  Our presenter is Herschel Finch.  Herschel is a local conversation champaign for clean water in our watershed. He is Conservation Chairman-Izaak Walton League of America, Warren Co. Virginia Chapter, Conservation Chairman-Potomac River Smallmouth Club, and a member of the Environmental Sustainability Advisory Committee for Front Royal.