Adult, Ages 12-18
The classes are designed for anglers wishing to increase the skills and knowledge that apply to the sport of bass fishing. Minimum age for enrollment, 12 years of age.
The classes have been scheduled and designed to expose students to a variety of seasonal patterns that ocurr throughout the year.
The Thermocline will begin to break up causing the fish scatter. Many will suspend over deep water where large balls of bait can be found following the creeks. Students will learn how to fine tune their electronics to locate these fish in depths reaching 35’ – 60’. Forward facing sonar will be featured as a major player under these conditions. The focus will be on Deep Spooning, Ice Jigs, Damiki Rigs and Drop shots and how to properly present these baits for success.
Students will learn how to select the proper equipment and line for these baits and patterns.
Students will learn important information about equipment preparation, fish care, sound conservation practices, on the water safety, boat control and positioning, electronics and much more.
Students will report to class on day 1 and immediately be evaluated on knowledge and skills. Then placed in appropriate groups to maximize their learning experience.
Students will be provided rods, reels, line, lures needed and specific to the time of year.
Students will be responsible for the appropriate clothing and outerwear needed. Life preservers provided, however you may bring your own.
Each student will spend four (4) hours in a classroom environment each day with experienced instructors going over information and developing skills needed. They will then spend four (4) hours on the water with an instructor applying and developing those skills.
During the on the water time period each day, there will be 2 students per instructor allowing time for one on one instruction and skill development.
A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided, as well as transportation to and from the lake during class hours.
A list of local lodging options will be provided upon request.
Students will be accepted on a first come first serve basis.
Classes limited to 20 students.
In the event you are unable to enroll/purchase a ticket for the desired class and date, this means the class is currently at full capacity. You must either pick an eligible class and date or fill out a contact form requesting to be placed on a waiting list. Please indicate on the contact form your preferred class and date. Futurecast Academy will make every effort possible to accommodate your request.
$250.00 – $500.00
Adult, Ages 12-18