Treasure Coast, Stuart FL

The gals and a few lucky guys had a super time at the  2015 Treasure Coast University! Check out the photo gallery to see the success! Join us for the Keys University Nov. 13-15 in Tavernier/Islamorada for the grand slam event of the year! Stop back in the fall of 2015 for more info to be posted on the Treasure Coast event!

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Treasure Coast LLGF May 29-31, 2015
at the Beautiful Stuart Corinthian Yacht Club!

Stuart Corinthian Yacht Club, 4725 SE Capstan Ave., Stuart, FL 34997

Stay tuned for Online Registration for  next year’s  Treasure Coast University!

(Just South of 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 Corinthian Yacht Club Entrance

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

LAST MINUTE NEWS: We do have space in the class. Sign up online to get the early entry of $99 before Friday. Walkin rates are $115. In case fishing is limited pay for the fishing you want and if you have a second choice put it in the notes. Our phone is 954-475-9068 if you need to call. As of 10 am Friday we will be on the road and setting up so if you need us please call as we may not have time to check emails.  You can also register on site at the party Friday 6:30 – 8:30 pm or Saturday am when classes start at 8:30 am.

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

NEW! $10 Discount for Women bringing teens! Discount applied for the adult woman and her teens!

4 Ways to Register

Registration – Early registration $99, Walk ins $115.

  • 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 (See Sunday charter rates below, additional)

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  – $35

  • Attend the Welcome Social on Friday and fish with us on Sunday
  • Does not include Saturday’s educational and hands-on skill practice

1/2 Day Saturday  – $50

  • Social Happy Hour Friday evening
  • Choose either morning or afternoon session on Saturday
  • Fish on charter boats on Sunday (See Sunday charter rates below, additional)

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

Saturday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

8:15 am is check in – 8:30 – Noon: Classroom presentations on offshore, bottom and inshore plus basics of the rod and reel. Inshore and Basics will be break-outs, choose one or the other. Offshore is for the entire group.

Noon: Lunch

1:15 – 4:30 (end is approx.) Hands-on fishing skills one on one with instructors. Skills may include dehooking without touching fish, Inshore lures by Mark Nichols the man behind famous DOA lures, 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 and throughout the day.  Fun raffle at the end!

Sunday-Fishing Adventure

Time to test the skills you learned on Saturday out on the water. Choose from a party boat, inshore, or offshore center console or sportfishing boat and reel those fish in! Regardless of where you fish, you will be with professional guides to help you catch some fish. On the Party Boat there will be a mate or two (no LLGF Staff though) 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. We have met the minimum and may be to capacity soon so don’t delay!

$155 TWO SPOTS LEFT BUT IF A GROUP COMES WE CAN BOOK MORE BOATS if there’s enough! 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.

$165 FOUR SPOTS LEFT! Offshore, Center Console or 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. Boat may be center console or boat with salon.

Overnight Accommodations: Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing room block rate expires Weds. May 20

Stay overnight at Pirates Cove Resort & Marina! A couple minutes by car from the yacht club. Book your rooms very early – limited availability! Reference Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing to get discounted rates of $120/night poolside, $140/night marina view. After May 20 you will have to pay their going rate.

Pirates Cove Resort & Marina is located at 4307 SE Bayview St., Stuart, Florida 34997 Hotel: (772) 287-2500. For overnight only, Our events are at the nearby Stuart Corinthian Yacht Club.

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

(rates are per person, please register each person individually)