Wimbleball Lake, fly fishing for rainbow and wild brown trout in exmoor, somerset

Trout Angler Survey 2018

ATTENTION ANGLERS – we need your feedback! Please complete this short survey to help us shape the future of our trout fisheries for your enjoyment. We really need your input. This is your chance to have a say on our fisheries. Please click HERE to fill in the survey and share with us your opinions.

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13th July 2018

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries Report (June 2018)

Click here to download the June 2018 newsletter A prolonged period of hot, dry, bright and sunny weather, with air temperatures approaching 28 ºc,  has resulted in an increase in water temperatures to well over 20ºc and most of the fish activity has been in the mornings and evenings – they have tended to stay…

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28th June 2018

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries Report (May 2018)

Click here to download the May 2018 newsletter A couple of very warm spells brought a welcome rise in water temperatures over the month (now up to 19ºc at the surface), along with a corresponding increase in insect activity and success with floating lines and surface-fished fly patterns. Water levels at some fisheries have now…

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5th June 2018

England International and Snowbee’s Simon Kidd gives his top tips to Fish our Waters

As the days lengthen and the sun warms everything up at this time of year. The spring blossom is starting to descend from the trees, like warm snow after the long cold and wet winter and the fly life on all our waters starts to come alive. This is May time and although the waters…

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3rd May 2018

Spring Has Sprung – Early Season Tips and Advice

This month we join Russ Symons for some early season tips and advice when fishing on all of our waters. Russ is a local, well renowned fly tyer, photographer and journalist within the fly fishing industry and greatly respected angler. The green buds are just starting to show and primroses are brightening the hedgerows, a…

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16th April 2018