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‘Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing’ University returning

By Staff | Feb 8, 2019

The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University returns to the Gulf Coast March 23-24 for the saltwater fishing seminar weekend at Bass Pro Shops Fort Myers. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the event offers classroom instruction, hands-on fishing activities, conservation, networking and optional guided boat fishing.

Perfect for women, men and teens who want to learn local fishing, this “No-Yelling School of Fishing” begins on the morning of Saturday, March 23. From 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., speakers will discuss conservation, in-shore/backcountry and kayak fishing, equipment usage and more, followed by a hands-on fishing skill practice for releasing, dehooking/conservation, knot tying, lure usage, fly, spin and net casting, fish fighting techniques and more.

On Sunday, participants can opt to fish from flats charters, a group boat or from kayaks with guides and tackle provided, followed by fish filleting.

Bass Pro Shops is located at Gulf Coast Town Center, 10040 Gulf Center Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33913.

Registration of $79 Early Entry, $89 Regular includes instruction, use of equipment, hands-on training, fundraisers, gifts worth $20, Bass Pro Shops discount and door prizes. Sunday fishing is additional. Registration and information is on www.ladiesletsgofishing.com.