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Fly Fishing – G2107213

With Ghost Ranch as our home base, explore rivers in Northern New Mexico and southern Colorado in this fly fishing adventure. While hiking into areas of unique geology and beauty, you will stalk the elusive river trout. You might very well lose yourself in the experience of blending body and soul with nature. / Your instructors have fished these rivers for years; they will teach various casting techniques, how to ‘read’ the water, fish feeding behavior, how to choose a fly, and how to ‘catch and release’ safely. There might be other surprises in store as well! / Transportation will be provided to and from all rivers. / Equipment recommended include a fly rod, waders and/or boots, vest, net, hat and sunglasses. Some items may be available to rent or borrow from the ranch. More info will be found online or by contacting your instructors. / NM Fishing licenses should be purchased individually and ahead of time.

Tuition Fee: $625 + $100 Materials & Transportation Fee = $725

Sunday-Friday, July 11-16, 2021

Instructor: Tom Nichols, David Poole

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Virtual Events: Payments made for Virtual Events are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend the event, recordings will be made available to you after the event. For events with multiple sessions, every attempt will be made to make the session(s) available to you before the next scheduled session.

In-Person Events: During this Covid-19 pandemic period, written notification must be received no later than 45 days prior to the start date of your workshop in order to receive a refund, minus a $100 processing charge. No refunds will be processed after that time. We reserve the right to announce a change in leadership or cancel any program 45 days prior to the first day of the workshop. In that event, you may transfer to another workshop without charge or we will refund the full workshop payment. Many participants have found it helpful to purchase travel insurance. This cancellation policy does not apply to January term. If the cancellation is Covid-related and is received less than 45 days prior to your start date, your funds will be left on deposit for another ghost ranch workshop or future stay or you can make it a full donation to support us through this unique business period.

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What day/time does the workshop start and end?

In-person workshops begin with check-in at 3:00 p.m. and a ranch orientation in the evening on the first date listed for the course and end at 10:00 a.m. with checkout on the last date listed.

Virtual workshops will have a varied schedule that is identified within each workshop description.

During Covid safety period - single occupancy lodging is the standard
  • During Covid-19 periods, all lodging types will be single occupancy at no additional charge. Of course, you can share a room with a spouse, partner, family or another person that shares your full-time residence. The extra folks that share a room will pay for workshop registration fees and meals.
What is the difference between a room with private bath, a room with semi-private or shared bath, and a room with communal/dorm bath?

Private bath refers to the type of bathroom, not single occupancy

Private Bath Room: There is a bathroom in that one room that is not shared between or with any other rooms. The highest rate tier of Ghost Ranch lodging.

Semi-private/shared: There is a bathroom between two rooms that is shared by the occupants of the two adjoining sleeping rooms. These rooms will only be used as family or group suites, not to be shared by unknown neighbors as in the past.

Communal/dorm: There is a communal bathroom/shower in the lodging building and participants will need to exit their room to reach these facilities.

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Instructors

  • David Poole
    David Poole

    David Poole is a writer and composer, a teacher of singing, and the founder and director of the men’s choral ensemble de Profundis. He also served for 27 years as Director of Music at La Mesa Presbyterian Church in Albuquerque and led Ghost Ranch’s Chorale workshop for many summers.

  • Tom Nichols
    Tom Nichols

    Tom Nichols, holder of an MA from Texas Tech University, worked in the recycling industry for over 30 years. Designing and building art structures using recycled materials are his favorite projects. His studio is in Fort Worth, TX.

Date

Jul 11 - 16 2021

Cost

$725.00

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