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Forward Bound 2017 Packages and Rates
Learning the art of casting
Discover the world of fly-fishing. Instruction is one on one. You will not find yourself part of a large group in a parking lot flailing a rod. However, that is not to say you can’t save money by bringing a friend.  We guarantee you will see results immediately, whether you are a beginner or advanced.  If you don’t ... there is no charge, the lesson is free.  Did we mention you may even choose to fish while learning?  All equipment will be provided. 
Time
Number
Rate
Casting Tune-Up
1 hr
1
$65
Casting analysis and critique
Basic Fly Casting
1 hr
1
$65
Casting principles
Intro to Fly-Fishing I
2 hrs
1 or 2
$95
Equip. orientation and basic casting
Intro to Fly-Fishing II
3 hrs
1 or 2
$125
Equip. orientation, flies, knots, and casting: grass & water
Learn While Fishing
Stalking a rising trout
Time
Number
Rate
Fly-Fishing 101
4 hrs
1
$275
These lessons include fly-fishing on local water with all equipment and flies provided. Snacks and drinks are included and you will receive a fly-fishing text** to take home and enjoy. A California Fishing License (Rates and Fees page) is required and available Online (provided a printer is connected). 
Float Tubing 101
4 hrs
1
$275
Del Jack Lake Davis Trophy
You will be fly-fishing on Northeastern California waters including: Davis, Frenchman,  Almanor, Bucks, Gold and Lakes Basin lakes, and the Feather River. Wade, float tube, float tube "hike", pontoon boat or fly-fish from our specially equipped 17' Tracker... it's your decision. Needed equipment may be arranged. A California Fishing License (Rates and Fees page) is required, and available Online (provided a printer is connected).
Time
Number
Rate
Half day
4 hrs
1
$275
Snacks and refreshments provided
2
$300
Full day
8 hrs
1
$300
Lunch, snacks and refreshments provided
2
$375
Hard Core Hikers
You will enjoy discovering the Lakes Basin. Your walk will be lead by an award winning natural science professional with over 30 years instructional experience. Hiking is easy to moderate, your choice, on marked trails.  Be sure to bring your camera, dress in layers and don appropriate foot wear. Prearrange your hiking theme to include an emphasis on photography, wildflower and tree identification, ecology, or fishing. Family groups are welcomed and encouraged.
Time
Number
Rate
Half day
3 hrs
1 to 6
$200
Snack and refreshments provided
Full day
6 hrs
1 to 6
$260
Lunch, snacks and refreshments provided
Forms required by Plumas National Forest and Insurance underwriter:
Forward Bound is operated under a special use permit issued by Plumas National Forest and is an equal opportunity recreation services provider.