Intro to Fly Fishing


1 June 2021


10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Our guide and local expert, Florent Hébert, offers you an introduction to this sport. With 40 years of experience and a passion for fishing, Florent will guide you and teach you the basics of fly fishing so that you can start off on the right foot.

Discover this fishing method that teases the fish and transports you to a world full of challenges and adventures. Initiate yourself to the technique of casting, the presentation of the fly in a fishing situation, reading a body of water, the equipment to use, the knots to master and the choice of flies. Who knows, you might develop a new passion for fly fishing?

This activity is offered free of charge to all our guests.



Fishing is a relaxing and exciting activity that is accessible to all. We consider that fishing should be an opportunity for inter-generational reunions, a re-connection with nature and a moment of personal renewal. Your instructor will know how to maximize your skills and guide you towards new knowledge, whatever fishing method you choose, angling or fly fishing. Come and fish for grey trout, brown trout, rainbow trout, landlocked salmon, yellow perch, bass and pike and enjoy the exceptional panorama of Lake Massawippi.

Private fishing excursion: 4 hours (2 persons): $275

All fly fishing equipment including sets of rods, fishing line and reels are provided. Please note that the fishing licence is not included in this rate. We are happy to purchase it on your behalf.

Things to bring: Sunscreen, hat, bottle of water and snack.

Manoir Hovey
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