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Steelhead Fishing the North Shore Tributaries of Minnesota's Lake Superior

Presented by: Carl Haensel 
Seasoned Steelhead guide, biologist & educator.

Date: TBD  |   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 fishery and an opportunity to indulge in some award-winning beer. The seminar covers what it takes to become a successful steelhead angler and is full of beautiful photography of the North Shore and priceless steelhead water. The Seminar is presented by our friend and renowned steelhead angler and guide, Carl Haensel.

There will be time before & after the presentation for one-on-one questions with Carl, MN Steelheader Staff, and a guide or two.  Social time, questions, and relaxed beer drinking will go until 9pm.

There is no cost for this seminar
But freewill donations are graciously appreciated.

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Minnesota Steelhead Seminar

5:00pm - 6:45pm:
Meet and Greet
Summit on tap - Brick Oven Bus - Food truck

6:45pm - 7:00pm:
DNR state of the fishery ~ Nick Peterson, Fisheries Specialist
Summit still on tap - Delicious Food truck is waiting.
7:00pm- 8:00pm:
Steelhead Seminar ~ Carl Haensel, Guide, Biologist, Educator
Summit still flowing - Food truck still hot and tasty
8:00pm- 9:00pm:
Chat with MNST staff, Carl, and guides
Summit is tasting good while talking fishing

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.