Fly Casting Lessons

by Shawn Brown


  • Overhead Single-Handed Casting
  • Single-Handed Spey Casting
  • Two-Handed Spey Casting
Start Your Journey Into The Wonderful World Of Fly Fishing

Shawn Brown is a master fly fisherman and fishing guide with years of experience on Vancouver Island waters. He has worked as Casting Assistant to Kathy Ruddick , and as Casting Instructor for the Cumberland Fly Shop and Tyee Marine. He has been providing private and small group lessons to aspiring fly fishers in the Comox Valley for a number of years.

Shawn offers lessons for all skill levels. They can include:

  • General Setup of Rod, Reel and Fly Line with Leader
  • Knot tying and Creating Leaders
  • Single and Double Handed Casting
  • Proper Grips and Stance
  • Overhead Casting
  • False Casting
  • Roll Casting
  • Shooting Line
  • Single Haul
  • Double Haul
  • Distance Casting
  • Targeting fish
  • Presentations and Line Control
  • Line Tapers and Designs
  • Choosing Fly Lines and Rods and Reels

EQUIPMENT WILL BE PROVIDED IF YOU DON’T HAVE ANY ( feel free to use your personal equipment )

Rates as Follows for Lessons:

  • Single Handed Casting: Up to 3 hrs/$100.00
  • Two Handed Spey Casting: Up to 3 hrs/$150.00

For Times available or any Information:

Call Shawn or Debbie at 250-339-3885

or Email Shawn at: