Treasure Coast, FL

A.Chaos D Mcmahon_resize

Treasure Coast LLGF May 29-31, 2015
at the Beautiful Corinthian Yacht Club
near Pirates Cove Resort & Marina!

Are you ready to learn from the pros? Get ready to spend a weekend packed with hands on one-on-one seminars teaching you how to tie knots, throw a cast net, learn fly casting and much more! Meet new friends and network with an extraordinary group of people- people like you who love the outdoors! No experience needed! We even supply the tackle. We finish up the University with a day of fishing, reinforcing the techniques, tips, and tricks we’ve learned


Stuart Yacht Club Entrance

This years University is being held at the oh, so beautiful Stuart Yacht Club, on the water!

NEW! Ladies Choice! Bring a male guest for the educational portion plus he has the option to fish! Rates are per person.

NEW! $5 Discount for Women bringing teens! Discount applied or the adult woman and her teens!

3 Ways to Register

Registration – $135.  (Early registration $99)

  • Classroom sessions
  • Hands on skills practice with experienced captains
  • Super deals on fishing trips, tackle and more
  • Social Happy Hour
  • Fish on charter boats on Sunday (additional fees applies)


NEW! VIP Registration – $160

  • Premium reserved seating – Front row/closest seating to speakers
  • First in line for lunch, then sit with the other VIP’s and speakers that are at lunch!
  • Free! Choice of one: Fun fish earrings, t shirt, tank top or LLGF dolphin buff!
  • First choice to choose which vessel from our lineup to fish on.
  • $20 off any future LLGF seminars you attend and $10 off for your friends (taken within a year)
  • Receive contact info on the other VIP’s
  • 10% discount on souvenir purchases (max. of $100)
  • 2 Raffle tickets for Saturday Raffle
  • Goody Bag

Social Angler (for those who have been to LLGF before) – $35.  Does not include the educational day and hands-on skill practice. To get one -on-one time with these captains during the skill practice would normally cost hundreds of $. For that you need to sign up with the early registration of $99 or regular registration once early registration expires. This option is for those who just want to attend the Welcome Social on Friday and fish with us on Sunday.


Register Now!

Our action packed weekend begins on Friday with a Meet and Greet. 6:30-8:30 pm

We start the weekend off with a preview of the silent auction at the Stuart Corinthian Yacht Club. Cash bar and appetizers. Master Chef Home Cooked Appetizer Contest – Bring a dish! Raffle and beginning of Silent Auction. Complimentary entry for registrants. Spouses & Guests may also attend. Raffle. Complimentary entry for FULL EVENT registrants. Bring Spouses & Guests!

 Ballyhoo Rigging

Ballyhoo Rigging Skill Station


8 am – Classroom presentations on offshore, bottom, inshore and fly fishing and basics of the rod and reel, followed by lunch (additional, on your own) and hands-on fishing skills until approx. 4  pm. Fishing skills may include dehooking without touching fish, Inshore lures by Mark Nichols the man behind famous DOA lures, Pete Biloardello from 4 Reel on how to maintain reels and rods, knot tying, net casting, reel casting, gaffing grapefruits, trailer backing with Magic Tilt Trailers, boat handling with Ranger Boats, lure and ballyhoo rigging with Capt. George Mittler, fly casting and possibly gaffing grapefruits. Work one -on -one with the pros, this is YOUR chance to get close to them and learn. The auction will be pulled just after lunch then you will have a few hours to do the skills.

Sunday-Fishing Adventure

Time to test the skills you learned on Saturday out on the water. Choose from a party boat, inshore, or offshore sportfishing boat and reel those fish in! Regardless of where you fish, you will be with professional guides who’s there to help you catch some fish. See rates on Registration Form. Arrive back in the afternoon for a fish fillet demonstration.

Treasure Coast University Fishing Rates (Optional/additional, Rates are per person. Coming alone? Don’t worry, no need to fill the boat, we do it for you! Followed by fish fillet demonstration. Note: due to allowing male guests we will try to get ladies fishing with ladies but cannot guarantee it will be all ladies. Gratuity of $15 – 20% not included):

$70 Fishing from Party Boat Per Person (8:30am-3 pm) Bottom fish for grouper and snapper, perhaps mackerel! Includes FREE use of rod/reel. Departs from Pirates Cove. Note: there is a minimum of 8 people for this boat to depart but they usually do.

$155 Inshore/River Fishing Boat Per Person 7:30 am – 12:30  pm Takes 2-4 people. Fish the beautiful river or near the beaches for snook, trout, redfish, snapper, perhaps even tarpon or cobia! Includes FREE use of rod/reel.

$160 Offshore Sportfishing Boat Per Person (approx. 7 am – 12:30 pm), gratuity not incl., 6 persons/per boat) Fish for sailfish, kingfish, mackerel, wahoo, dolphin and more! You might also go fishing for grouper and snapper! Includes FREE use of rod/reel.

Overnight Accommodations:

Stay overnight at Pirates Cove Resort & Marina! A couple minutes from the yacht club. Book your rooms very early – limited availability! Reference Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing to get on our room block.

Pirates Cove Resort & Marina is located at 4307 SE Bayview St., Stuart, Florida 34997 Hotel: (772) 287-2500.

Note: Please sign up for University Registration and Fishing Choice at the same time. You will not be able to return to the form for Fishing Choice only. To process your credit card, your address needs to be the same as credit card billing address. Please type carefully as what you enter will be on your name tag. If you need help please call 954-475-9068. Please be advised if multiple people are signing up you might have to wait a few minutes and try again or call us to sign up over the phone.

Reservation and Cancellation Terms and Conditions

New! No Worries Cancellation Policy – Only $25! Not sure about your plans? Click HERE to view this new policy before registering! You will have a chance to accept or decline it when registering.

Registration Form