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2013 Fly Fishing Courses at Wimbleball Lake

John Dawson
February 22 2013



Fly Fishing Courses at Wimbleball 2013

Venue: Wimbleball Lake, Brompton Regis, Somerset, TA22 9NW.

Saturday 16th March     Advanced Boat fishing

Sunday 14th April           Bring a Friend Fishing

Sunday 28th April      Beginners Bank Fishing

Sunday 12th May         Beginners and Follow on Boat fishing

Sunday 26th May          Bring a Friend Fishing

Wednesday 29th May   Beginners and follow on Bank fishing

Sunday 9th June            Beginners Bank Fishing

Sunday 7th July               Boat fishing

Sunday 4th August         Bring a Friend Fishing

Saturday 17th August    Beginners and Follow on Bank Fishing

Sunday 21st September    Boat Fishing

Saturday 26th October      Boat fishing

Cost Bank fishing £35, Boat fishing £45 and includes a one day fishing Licence. 

Meet at the Activity and Water Sports Centre, Wimbleball Lake for a 9am start and will end at 4.30 pm. Tackle and equipment will be provided but bring your own if you have it. Bring a hat and eye protection (I recommend Polaroid’s), wet weather gear, a pack lunch and plenty to drink, a change of clothes just in case and wellingtons or waders on bank fishing courses.

Courses will be led by John Dawson, a qualified and licenced Game Angling Coach. As in the past, extra courses can be arranged according to demand.

Bring a Friend Fishing will be run in conjunction with the Environmental Agency and South West Lakes Trust to encourage people to have a go at fly fishing. Pre book a 2 hour session with a qualified and licenced instructor. Attendance on one of these days will qualify for a place on a beginner’s day at a reduced rate of £25.

Ladies Fly Fishing

Ladies Fly Fishing Evenings will take place on the 2nd Wednesday of each month throughout the year at a variety of venues within the Dulverton area.

Young Peoples Fly Fishing Courses

Salmon and Trout Association Youth Days.

Sunday 2nd June           10am to 4.30pm

Sunday 27th October    10am to 4.30 pm

These days will be run by the Devon Branch of the Salmon and Trout Association and will cost £5 per person


For further information or to book a place on a course contact John Dawson; Tel. 01398 331498

Mobile 07816453474

email: [email protected]


 Fly Tying  Evenings

Any one wishing to learn to tie trout, salmon or salt water flies,  take their fly dressing on to another level or just enjoys tying flies in the company of other like minded people are most  welcome to come and join in our informal evenings at the Anchor Pub, Exbridge.  All equipment and materials can be provided.

The group meet every other Tuesday evening from 7.30 to 9.30 through out the year. There is a small fee of £5 per session. During the summer months the group will ocasioally meet on a local river to fish, try the flies out and generally have some fun.

Contact details as above