Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort is proud to offer FREE fly casting instruction classes, happening every Saturday. Taught by professional fly fishing instructors and guides from Solitary Angler, these hands-on lessons cover the fundamentals including how to cast and how to use the equipment.
Date and Time: Clinics take place every Saturday beginning Memorial Day through Labor Day weekends from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Classes meet behind Sipapu lodge at the base of the ski area.)
Cost: Free – a New Mexico fishing license is required (and may be purchased at the general store).
What to Bring:Students are encouraged to bring their own equipment, although it is not required. (Fly rods and reels will be available at the clinics at no charge.)
Fly Fishing Class:Following the casting clinic there will be a more detailed 4-hour fly fishing class on Rio Pueblo for a fee.
Reservations: To sign up for the casting clinic or the fly fishing class, call Solitary Angler at 575-758-5653.
Sipapu is OPEN EVERY DAY through April 5. Lifts start turning at 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Check out the conditions LIVE on Sipapu's webcam.