Fly Fishing Retreat


May 4-7, 2021

Engage in the contemplative art of fly-fishing through a three-day retreat. Local river guides from Davidson River Outfitters will teach casting techniques, share local fly-fishing knowledge, and escort participants on a guided fishing trip to the Davidson River.

Registration Coming Soon

Conference Staff

Kevin Howell, Davidson River Outfitters,
owner and instructor
Kevin has been guiding the streams of western north Carolina since the early 1980s, and spends the majority of the year fishing and guiding for Smallmouth Bass. He is a Federation of Fly Fishers Certified Casting Instructor and nationally known fly tier.

Clint DeWitt, Kanuga,
environmental projects manager
Clint manages Kanuga’s trail system, its solar hot water systems, the organic garden, and green initiatives. Clint graduated from Brevard College with a degree in wilderness leadership and experiential education.

To be announced


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Scholarship Request

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