About Angling University
The Flyfisher's Angling University is Denver, Colorado's only Fly Fishing School. We offer fly fishing classes and lessons in all aspects of angling. The school is directed by Ethan Emery.
We offer a curriculum for all ages and experience levels of anglers and have multiple learning facilities. Our most frequently used classroom is located near downtown Denver at 700 East 24th Avenue, providing the most convenient downtown fly fishing learning center in the metro area.
Whether it's teaching children to fish, learning to dry fly fish for western trout, mastering the art of casting in saltwater, learning to tie your own flies or building or repairing rods we have the instructors and classes for you.
We offer fly fishing classes year round, for all experience levels from those who have never touched a rod to experts. If you would prefer a one-on-one learning experience we can accommodate all levels with private fishing lessons, casting clinics, and tying lessons. Need a quick refresher before a fishing trip? We are here to help. All of our classes are taught by professional fly tying and casting instructors and every class is designed to maximize the best student to teacher ratio.
Courses of Study
- Kids & Parents
Our "Kids and Parents" track of courses are designed to take enthusiastic family members through a series of classes and lesson that are sure to bring you closer together as you enjoy the great outdoors. Whether sending youth off to fish on their own or joining in the fun through family fishing events, our "Kids and Parents" course will make life-long anglers out of any and every member of your family.
There is no better time to get young people hooked on fly fishing than in their years as a youth. This comprehensive collection of courses is designed to take young people from A to Z in the world of fly fishing in learning situations that are designed specifically for them.
Our most popular selection of courses - this is the fastest track to becoming proficient in the ?must knows? of fly fishing. Through this selection of courses you will be exposed to all facets of the sport, learning what it would normally takes years to understand on your own.
Have you experimented with fly fishing but haven't quite figure out what the next step is? Our Dabblers track is for you. Comprised of classes and lessons, this selection of offerings will take you to the next step in growing as an angler.
You don't consider yourself a beginner but still want to expand your knowledge and skills. The Hobbyist courses are compiled specifically to take your skills and build on them to increase your productivity on the water and behind the vice.
Fly fishing is your thing. It is more than a hobby to you and you want to make the most of your opportunities to catch fish. These offerings will challenge you to step up your game and improve upon your areas of growth.
Learn how to be a professional fly fishing guide, or just fish like one with this challenging selection of classes and outings. By the time you are finished with these classes you will be ready for whatever the fish throw at you. Upon completion, you may be asked to join our apprentice program and might even end up working on our team.