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Angling for the Perfect Cast Retreat

September 19 – September 23, 2024

River Retreat Lodge

1591 Old Irwin Road
Irwin, ID


For over 40 years, Dayle Mazzarella has been a highly successful coach and teacher and has numerous awards for his leadership success in the classroom and on the athletic field. Dayle has a B.A. and an M.A in Education, from San Diego State University and National University, San Diego, respectively. Dayle is one of the world’s approximately 210 International Federation of Fly Fishers’ Master Casting Instructors. He enjoys teaching beginners, young people, and groups as well as seasoned casters and fly fishing enthusiasts. Retreat Includes: (5) Nights of Lodging in Luxurious Queen Suites (4) Days of Gourmet Breakfast and Lunch (Beer & Wine Available) (4) Days Fly-Casting in an instructional class with Dayle Mazzarella that entails: Basic Casting Principles Hook Setting and Playing Fish Knots & Leaders Fishing the Casting Ponds & Rods, Reels, & Fly-Lines Approaching, Reading & Fishing the Waters Shared Fish Tales during free time Happy Hour Add On Dinner – available nightly per reservation (book with your package and receive $50 credit towards dinner) Cost: (1) Angler OR (1) Angler & (1) Non-Attendee* in a Suite – $2825 (1) class participant AND/OR (1) non-attendee (2) Anglers in shared Suite (up to 2 Queen Beds) – $3225 per suite (for 2) & (2) class participants Class Only: (1) Angler for (4) Days with lunch – $1400 per angler Includes all Accommodations, Instructional Workshop, Gourmet Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner as well as Beer, Wine, & Beverages during meals, fly-casting accessories and good times with new friends! Have a significant other or friend that wants to travel along but does not want to participate in the retreat? *Non-attendee-Along for the ride guest (wives, friends, etc) – This is an all-inclusive meals and lodging rate in the angler’s suite ABOVE for those not wishing to attend the instructional class (1 or 2 beds – please call to specify). Maximum – 6 -10 attendees for Class so Book Promptly to Ensure your Spot!