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Fishing North Shore Tributaries of Minnesota's Lake Superior for MIgratory Steelhead, Salmon, and Trout

Presented by: Carl Haensel 
Seasoned guide, author, biologist, and educator.

Date: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022  |   Summit Brewing Company   |   Ratskeller

Location: Summit Brewing Co, Main Tap Room
910 Montreal Circle, St. Paul, MN 55102

No outside alcohol allowed.
This seminar is for both new and seasoned anglers alike interested in learning about our North Shore steelhead salmon and trout fishery, and an opportunity to indulge in some award-winning beer. We hope each of you will walk away with more understanding about this complex fishery. gain new tips and ideas to persue fishin coming seasons, and to make connections with like-minded anglers. The Seminar is presented by our friend and renowned NOrth shore guide, Carl Haensel. 
There will be time before & after the presentation for one-on-one questions with Carl, MN Steelheader Staff, and a some of our partner organization leaders.  Social time, questions, and relaxed beer drinking will go until 9pm.

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Minnesota Steelhead Seminar
Carl Haensel   is an educator, biologist, photographer, writer and fishing guide. He has guided and taught fly fishing since 1996 and has authored over a hundred articles on fly fishing techniques, tips, flies and locations as well as children’s educational literature. From 1996 until 2003 he owned and operated Around the Bend Flyfishing based in Eden Prairie, MN. From 2001 until 2007 he served as a regional manager for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Fish and Boat Commission. There he managed education, programming, and aquatic resource issues for an area encompassing over five million people, including the City of Philadelphia. He has fished extensively throughout the Americas and his outdoor photographs have been widely published. He is also an educational consultant and enjoys secondary and post-secondary teaching.  Along with Jade Thomason they manage the   Great Waters Fly Fishing Expo   on behalf of Minnesota Trout Unlimited.  Carl serves as the Northern Minnesota Vice Chair for Trout Unlimited.

We expect to reach tap room capacity so make sure you register for this event. If you register and find yourself unable to attend, please cancel so those on our waiting list can attend.

If registration is full, please register anyway and get on the waiting list. There are always cancelations. This is a free event.


Due to circumstances beyond our control

Due to circumstances beyond our control