Acquire 10 Years of Knowledge in Three Lessons!
Potentially become a Pro after Five Lessons
Great for beginners, or a Parent with kid(s) begging to take them fishing. Also, Great for those who do have some experience, and want to learn new methods, techniques, and rigs. The Reynolds' Rig- my Rig invention, is taught in the third lesson. The Lessons will sharpen, and build upon existing skills one already possesses; therefore, making for a more successful fishing adventure.
Lesson #1- Back Bay Basics - Perfect for Beginners, and the Novice, to build a solid foundation.
(Covers both Freshwater, and Saltwater, Basics of Fishing from land, pier, or rock jetty.)
Lesson #2- Back Bay Advancements - Continues to Build upon the knowledge learned from the first lesson. (Covers More Rigs, Knots, and Live Bait Gathering)
Lesson #3- Surf Fishing (Fishing From the Beach) - Build the Top of the Pyramid, and after taking all Three Lessons, 10 years of knowledge shared. (Covers, artificial baits and lures, new rigs, different knots, and is done from off the sand at the beach. Fishing Licenses Required for anyone 16 years or older)
Lesson #4- Boat Lesson #1 -- Boating & Near-Shore Fishing Lesson - I will guide you on your boat, and we will seek after many of the Near-Shore species of fish to be caught. (Covers most of the Lesson #1 Plan, and is great to learn of new fishing spots which have produced Big Fish in past years. Fishing Licenses Required for anyone 16 years or older. Done inside of the Long Beach Harbor)
Lesson #5- Boat Lesson #2 -- Boating & In-Shore Fishing Lesson - I will guide you on your boat, and we will seek after many of the In-Shore species of fish to be caught. (Covers Deep Sea Fishing, and Trolling Techniques. Fishing Licenses Required for anyone 16 years or older. Done outside of the Long Beach Harbor in open water.)
Lesson #6- Lobster Lovers Lesson - I will go with you on your boat and teach when, where, and how to catch Lobster. Only available on Saturday or Sunday nights during Lobster Season. (Covers everything from A - Z regarding Hoop Netting. Fishing Licenses Required for anyone 16 years or older, and Lobster Report Cards Required for All. Done inside of the Long Beach Harbor)
Lesson #7- Customized Fishing Lesson - Perfect for Novice, or advanced Anglers, to build upon their existing knowledge. Other Professional Anglers welcome- (Covers whatever the Client is in need of, or wants to learn. This could also be a Review of previous knowledge shared. A Customized Lesson Plan if you will)
Lesson #8- "A BEAR GOES FISHING" - Cub Scout Program Lesson in order to earn the Fishing Belt Loop. (Covers the book requirements to earn the fishing belt loop, the only thing that will be left to do is....at the next Den Meeting to draw a picture of a Fish. Held at Mother's Beach in Long Beach)
Lesson #9 - Bait Gathering Only Lesson - Learn to catch live smelt, ghost shrimp, sand crabs, and other various kinds of live baits- A True Survival Course!
(Covers everything to know about bait selection, and where / how to obtain it. Fishing License Required -2 hrs. Seasonal May- Oct.)
Lesson #10 - Specific Species Lesson - Focus majority on trying to catch ONE specific kind of fish.... a type of Customized Lesson (Covers most of the #1, and #2 Lesson Plans, Live Bait Gathering, and information to build upon existing knowledge. Fishing License Required, and can be either Land-Based or on your Boat.)
Lesson #11 - Freshwater Lesson Only..... But that is boring, and FreshWater is for Drinking.... SaltWater is for Fishing.....LOL j/k (Covers Freshwater Basics at a Local Lake. Fishing License Required, Lake / Park Entrance Fee also. Seasonal for some Species of Fish...inquire for more info.)
Birthday Parties / Group Lessons are Available
Gift Certificates Available
Basic On-Shore / In-Shore Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing Skills are taught in Lesson #1.
Learn how to catch , and use , various types of Live Bait.
Learn how to tie effective knots.
Learn general fish anatomy.
How to read a location, and find fish.
Learn how to Cast using different sizes, and types, of equipment.
Surf Fishing Lessons - Learn the surf zones, and which types of fish are commonly found in the different zones.
How to use Artificial Baits and Lures.
Location Specifics: Rock Jetty, Piers, Beaches, Lakes, River Mouths, Beaches, Harbors, Open Water, and Back Bays.
How to clean, and care for equipment.
The 3 ways to prepare fish for consumption .... if we catch a fish that can be kept.
3 approaches taught towards fishing - #1 The Survival Approach & #2 The Scientific Approach #3 Tactical Approaches
Potentially become a PRO after 5 Lessons !
Some of the Specials include Brand New Equipment with the Lesson
100% Deposit Required at the time of Booking - If there is a Serve Storm, or if Parks and/or Beaches get closed due to COVID-19/20 we will reschedule.
4 Hour Lesson -- One- on -One, Couples, Siblings, Friends - Two-on-One, Family of 4 –
Includes the Following : Rental Fishing Equipment for use, and/or Bring your Own to Use and Review, Bait & Tackle Included along with with one FREE Small Starter Tackle Kit !
4 Hour Group / Family Lessons (5 to 8 Person Max) -
Includes the Following : Rental Fishing Equipment for use, and/or Bring your Own to Use and Review, Bait & Tackle Included along with with one FREE Small Starter Tackle Kit for the Group Organizer. ($20 ea. additional Kit)
$250.00 Base Fee for 4 people ....... and $50.00 each additional person. 8 persons Max.
6 Hour Boat Guided Service – On YOUR boat. (I do NOT Operate a Commercial Boat) I will ride along, and guide you, to local fishing spots, and teach you how to catch ! - Free Small Starter Tackle Included along with Free Rental Fishing Equipment for use, or Bring your Own to Use and Review. Client will Buy Bait from a Supplier / Bait Barge, and Cover all other Misc. , expenses. Launch, Fuel , etc..
6 Hour Lobster & Crab Hoop Netting Guided Lesson – On YOUR Boat- (I do NOT Operate a Commercial Boat) Bait, Tackle, & Equipment Included -- Seasonal October -- Mid March
Lesson #8.....3 Hour Cub Scout BEAR, or Weblow Den, Girl Scout, Birthday / Children GROUP Lesson— A BEAR Goes Fishing! (Minimum 5 Scouts / Children Needed to cover costs and base fee of $250) - Bait & Tackle Included along with Free Rental Fishing Equipment for use, or Bring your Own to Use and Review. (If Groups of more than 8, then we will need to split into two sessions. Ex.- morning and afternoon, or morning on Saturday and morning on Sunday)
$50.00 each Scout / Child / Participant
***** SPECIALS *****
Special #1 – "The Beginner Package" Lesson #1 Back Bay Basics (covers Fresh and Salt water fishing basics)-- with a Small Tackle Kit, and a New Fishing Rod, & Reel w/ Line -
$300 .00 -
Special #2 – Two Lesson Special You Pick Two- Lesson #1, #2, #3, #7, #10 or #11. -$50 Off ( Base Fee is $250 ea. Lesson )
$450.00 (with this Special, Most of Lesson #9 - Live Bait Gathering also included)
Special #3 – Three Lesson Special You Pick Three- Lesson #1, #2, #3, #7, #10 or #11. -$100 Off ( Base Fee is $250 ea. Lesson )
$650 .00 (with this Special, Lesson #9 - Live Bait Gathering also included)
Special #4 – "Back Bay Essentials" Lesson #1 & Lesson #2 --with a Small Tackle Kit, 2 New Fishing Rods, & Reels w/ Line, a NEW Rigged Dip Net, and a Rod Holder -- 7 Years of Knowledge will be Passed On --
(with this Special, Lesson #9 - Live Bait Gathering also included) Perfect for Couples, Siblings, Friends, or Parent w/ 1 Child
Special #5– "The PRO Package DEAL!" – Five Lessons -Enough Material to become a PRO, with a Small Tackle Kit, Two New Fishing Rods, & Reels w/ Line, a NEW Rigged Dip Net, and a Rod Holder--and Surprise Extras...... ALL In -- Bundled Price
$1,000.00 (Lessons #1, #2, #3, #7, and #11- Lesson #9 - Live Bait Gathering also included)