Trout Fishing at Burrator

Burrator Reservoir, Yelverton, Devon PL20 6PE
This attractive Dartmoor trout fishery is one of the most tranquil and picturesque natural angling venues in the South West. Fly fishing from the bank is for stocked rainbow and blue trout up to 7lbs. There is a good head of natural brown trout which are catch and release only. There is a rowing boat and a Wheelyboat which is managed by the Burrator Fly Fishers and can only be used by club members. To join the club or for more information please email treasurer.bffa@gmail.com or visit the website.

Burrator is usually open from November to March for a reduced bag limit and winter price. There are toilets and free parking on site

This is a £3000 BEST OF THE BEST WATER – see competitions page for more details.

Season Date: 4 March - 31 October

Day Ticket Pricing (bag limit in brackets)

Full Day: £19 (5)
Concession: £16.50 (5)
Child 16-18: £5 (2)
Evening: £13 (2)
Catch and Release: £14 (1)

Season Ticket Pricing

Full Day: £295.00
Full Direct Debit Per Month: £54.00
Concession: £250.00
Concession Direct Debit Per Month: £47.00
Child 16-18: £50.00
Bag Limit (weekly): 10
Bag Limit (weekly) Child: 4

When purchasing an add on season permit, higher priced fisheries must be purchased first and lower priced fisheries can be added on.

Click here for complete price list 

Species: Stocked Rainbow Trout, Stocked and Wild Brown Trout (catch and release on brown trout). Fly fishing only.
Season Date: 4 March – 31 October
Day Permits: Available online or onsite, permit room located in the Warden's Yard opposite Burrator Discovery Centre (PL20 6PE). Snowbee (Plymouth).
Season Permits: Available online or call South West Lakes Trust 01566 771930, Summerlands Tackle on 01237 471291.
Boat and Wheelyboat Hire: bffa.boats@gmail.com

Fishery Info:
Address: Burrator Reservoir, Near Yelverton, Devon PL20 6PE
Fishery Size: 150 acres
Biggest fish 2015: 5lb 5oz

Permit Agents:
Self Service Onsite
Snowbee UK, Plymouth. Tel: 01752 334933


Dave Hoskin Tel: 01647 252 244 dave@dsoff.com; www.dartmoorschoolofflyfishing.com
Richard Jackson Tel: 01647 246 65 info@devonflyfisher.com; www.devonflyfisher.com
Mike Stone Tel: 01626 890 888 info@devonfishing.co.uk; www.devonfishing.co.uk
Chris Sherwood Tel: 01803 712 332 info@devonfishing.co.uk; www.devonfishing.co.uk
John Hern Tel: 01392 464917 johnhern@virginmedia.com
Andy Watson Tel: 07587 219 213 andy.watson15@btinternet.com
Mick Dodkins, Orvis fishing Specialist, Licenced level 2 Game Angling Coach Tel: 01503 230599

All Waters Season Permit: Click here to purchase online or call 01566 771930

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Burrator facilities include; car park and is a wheelchair friendly fishery.