Half Day Fly Fishing

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Discover the thrill of fly-fishing with a half-day beginner course. Learn all you need to know from your qualified instructor before hitting the lake to practice!


  • Oakham (Rutland)
  • Price for 1 Participant
  • VOUCHERS VALID FOR 12 MONTHS
  • FREE EXCHANGES
  • FREE GIFT PACK
  • INSTANT E-GIFT AVAILABLE
£ 115
ALL ABOUT THIS EXPERIENCE

Half Day Fly Fishing

Discover the thrill of fly-fishing with a half-day beginner course. Learn all you need to know from your qualified instructor before hitting the lake to practice!

Learn all you need to know about fly-fishing in this in-depth introductory lesson! Learn how to thread and cast a fly before heading down to Rutland's banks to practice! With continual hints and tips from your knowledgeable tutor you will progress quickly through a range of skills, from reading water conditions to the best places to aim and many more! If your patience and skills pay off you may even catch your first trout! With no experienced required, this is the perfect taster for the complete beginner!

Once you have arrived and been welcomed to the fisherman's cabin your experience will begin with a safety briefing before an introduction to fly fishing. Your qualified instructor will run through the basic skills, beginning with how to thread the tackle and flies, seasonality of trout fishing, reading the water conditions to finally casting a fly! Now to catch some fish! You will receive tips and advice throughout your course to ensure you progress quickly and your techniques are correct. Your experience will draw to a close with a de-brief, before heading back to the cabin to return your the fishing gear.

Please Note: If you manage to catch any trout throughout your experience the centre will happily package and clean them up ready for you to take home to try.Once you have arrived and been welcomed to the fisherman's cabin your experience will begin with a safety briefing before an introduction to fly fishing. Your qualified instructor will run through the basic skills, beginning with how to thread the tackle and flies, seasonality of trout fishing, reading the water conditions to finally casting a fly! Now to catch some fish! You will receive tips and advice throughout your course to ensure you progress quickly and your techniques are correct. Your experience will draw to a close with a de-brief, before heading back to the cabin to return your the fishing gear.

Please Note: If you manage to catch any trout throughout your experience the centre will happily package and clean them up ready for you to take home to try.

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Availability

The best months to fish from Rutland Water banks are April, May, June and November. If you are interested in booking within these months please arrange well-in-advance as days book up fast.

This experience is held 7 days* a week from:
Mid April-December
*Please Note: There is a £25 supplement charge to pay at the centre for weekend experiences.

Requirements

Minimum Age: 13
Under 16s require parental consent.

Duration

Experience Duration: 04:00

Time at Venue: 04:00

This experience lasts approximately 4 hours.

Group Size & Spectators

Participants: The Half Day Fly Fishing is for 1 participant.

Max Group Size: 8

Spectators Allowed on Site: No

This experience is great for both individuals and groups alike.
Maximum Group Size: 8

Please Note: Your lesson will be held with at least one other participant.

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What to wear

All fishing equipment is provided by the centre.
Please wear warm, comfortable clothes that you don't mind getting dirty.
Boots or wellies are ideal shoes.

Weather

This experience can be affected by extreme weather conditions. If in doubt, please contact the centre on the day to make sure it is going ahead.

A great 1/2 day experience would recommend to all

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£ 115
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