Click on "Contact Tom" above to schedule solo or group Special Instruction or Presentations

Fly Casting Instruction (click on "Classes" above for more detailed descriptions)

 Instruction may now be arranged by clicking on "Contact Tom" in this page's heading. Please note availability for the on-stream Trout School in Missouri is very limited and booked well in advance. Please indicate the nature of instruction, and approximate dates.


Fly Casting, Basics - The right skills to build upon.


Fly Casting, Advanced, Distance, Managing Wind, Big Flies


Fly Casting, Advanced, Stream Finesse, shot, droppers, sinking lines, slack line casts


Trout School on Private Missouri Stream

(Basic casting skills are recommended)

- Weekend Class. Half-days on 1 & 3 (afternoon on 1st, morning on 3rd)

- Week Day Class. (same schedule as above, but on weekdays)


Enrollment upon receipt of deposit (1/2 total). Cancellation refund varies with instruction. Be sure to ask.


Classes fill quickly and lodging is limited. We recommend enrolling one month in advance. Two or three months is good for the Trout School to maintain the proper instructor/student ratio.


To arrange special individual or group instruction "Contact Tom" (above).

Guided Boat, and Walk-In Trip Fees


1-2 Anglers, soft drinks, gear & flies, catch & release.


Full Day (7-8 Hrs)   $295*

Half Day (4-5 Hrs)   $175


*- Includes Lunch

instruction Fees

For three or more students $50 total for 4 hours.

For one or two students $50/hr, per student.

School of Trout - (Half-day, Full Day, then Half-day).  $395 for one or two anglers, $275 for each additional angler.