Dennis Charney


Nymph Fishing Class

Developing your skills as a nymph fisherman on the streams of central Pennsylvania is the best thing a trout fisherman can do to improve his or her catch rate.  Included in this 5 hour class are casting techniques for nymphing, basic entomology and how it applies to fly selection.  Leaders, rigging, weighting, the use of  indicators as well as reading the water.  April 4, April 18.. 9:00am - 2:00pm,  meet at Flyfisher's Paradise at 8:300am.  Class Fee $125.00.

Trout School

This is a full day introductory class in fly fishing.  It will introduce beginning to intermediate anglers to the basic elements for successful fly fishing.  Included are casting techniques, nymph and dry fly tactics, leader design, knots, basic entomology and fly selection, reading water and more.  April 11 and June 20. 9:00am - 5:00pm, meet at Flyfisher's Paradise fly shop at 8:30am.  Class fee $200.00.

Casting Class

Ideal for beginners to intermediate anglers,  this is a great way to establish a a solid technique and understanding of casting.  Learn the basic techniques to begin or improve your fly fishing experience.  April 25 , 9:00am - 12:00pm. Meet at Flyfisher's Paradise fly shop at 8:30am.  Class Fee $75.00.


Good fly presentation is the key to successful dry fly fishing. This intermediate to advanced class will focus on learning specialty casts and techniques to improve your fly presentation.  Topics demonstrated and taught will include slack line casts, aerial mends and casts to give you a drag free drift.  April 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm.  Meet at Flyfisher's Paradise fly shop.  Class Fee $75.00.


All classes require a half fee deposit.  All classes are limited to 4 participants.  Required equipment includes tackle and valid Pennsylvania fishing license.  Call Flyfisher's Paradise at (814) 234-4189 to reserve your spot.