CF Burkheimer Certified Fly Casting Instructors

The following list of instructors represents fly casting at its finest!  Each of them do numerous classes and events each year and will expand your casting horizons hugely.  Spey casting, single hand, overhead, or just wanting a tune up.  It’s all available and done around your needs, your schedule, and your location.  All of them are the best of the best, no question!  You name the cast and they can teach it.

Instructors will have several different Burkheimers to cast and learn on, so take advantage of the opportunity and cast something different.

One hour, two hours or more – you decide…

Costs vary per instructor and duration of the class, please contact them directly for pricing and booking.


Brian Chou – Portland, 503-901-9800

Peter Gadd – Portland, 503-720-3268

Nate Koenigsknecht – Portland, 541-602-2927


Greg Bencivenga - Vancouver, 509-237-0148

Brian Styskal – Seattle, 425-495-6682


Willy George – San Francisco, 925-683-9364

Jason Renfro – Sacramento, 916-250-9576


Keith Balfourd – Missoula, 406-370-1758

Bucky McCormick - West Yellowstone, 406-640-0391


Chris “Grizz” Andelin – Island Park, 208-270-1716

David Tucker – Parma, 208-477-9841


Jimmy Allen – Kispiox Valley, British Columbia 778-210-0945

Dan McCrimmon - Vancouver, British Columbia 778-989-4327

United Kingdom

Illtyd Griffiths – Wales, United Kingdom +44 1654 781 365


Markus Leivo – Lappeenranta, Finland