roadford lake fly fishing

South West Fly Fair

South West Fly Fair at Roadford Lake The South West Fly Fair got the trout fishing season off with a bang on Saturday as fly fishermen flocked from all over the region to attend the annual show, held at Roadford Lake and hosted by the South West Lakes Trust. This event, now in its fourth…

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29th February 2016
Wistlandpound reservoir open day

Wistlandpound Open Day 2016

Wistlandpound Open Day: 10th March Join us for Wistlandpound’s fly fishing open day. The day includes free casting tuition, 10% discount on season tickets, there’s a competition for the biggest fish caught. At 2:30pm you can meet our fish supplier Richard from Torre Trout Farm. See our new boat and meet/ join the Wistlandpound fly…

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16th February 2016
south west fly fair at roadford lake

SW Fly Fair Festival 2016

South West Fly Fair Returns to Roadford Lake The South West Fly Fishing Fair will be held at Lakeside, Roadford Lake for its fourth consecutive year on Saturday 27 February, 10.00am – 4.00pm. This event has become a regular fixture in the West Country’s angling calendar as anglers prepare for the start of a new…

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10th February 2016
Wimbleball Lake, fly fishing for rainbow and wild brown trout in exmoor, somerset

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries (November 2015)

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries (November 2015) Trout Fishing report for the lakes and reservoirs in Devon, Cornwall, and Somerset. General: All South West Lakes Trust trout fisheries have now closed for the 2015 season apart from Burrator, which will remain open and stocked until the end of February  2016 at a special winter ticket…

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2nd December 2015
Wimbleball Lake, fly fishing for rainbow and wild brown trout in exmoor, somerset

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries (October 2015)

The weather was generally dry with quite a few sunny days, with the early part of the month unseasonably mild. As the month drew on, temperatures dropped over night, with water temperatures generally down to about 14 ºc. Terrestrials are being blown onto the water during the day, with dry Daddies generally catching well on…

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16th October 2015