Auction Catalogue - Fishing

A weekend of bushcraft flyfishing the Welsh dee with Nigel 'Fennel' Hudson.

Lot No: 87

Start Price:
£175
Donor:
Nigel Hudson
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
River/Lake:
Dee
Region:
Wales
Accompanied By:
Nigel Hudson

A weekend’s trout or grayling fishing on the Welsh Dee with bushcraft fly-fisher Nigel ‘Fennel’ Hudson. Known for his articles on rewilding fly fishing in the Flyfishers’ Journal, you will stay in a heated tipi, cook over a fire and enjoy wild fishing in glorious surroundings. Lot also includes a signed copy of Nigel’s new book, Fly Fishing.

1 day for 2 rods to fish the Gwent Angling Society waters on the Wye, Usk, Sirhowy and Llynfi.

Lot No: 88

Start Price:
£90
Donor:
Gwent Angling Society and Mark Roberts
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Salmon and Trout
River/Lake:
Usk,Wye
Region:
Wales

One day for 2 rods to fish the Gwent Angling Society waters, which total 15 miles on the rivers Wye, Usk, Sirhowy and Llynfi. Salmon, trout and grayling are all possible targets. The five beats on the River Usk near Abergavenny are known to hold large wild fish. This is a rare opportunity for a non-member to access excellent beats run by a conservation-minded club. 2020 season.

1 day with lunch or 2 evenings for 1 rod on a private syndicate beat of the middle Usk, guided by Lee Evans.

Lot No: 89

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Lee Evans
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Usk
Region:
Wales
Accompanied By:
Lee Evans

One day with lunch, or two evenings, for 1 rod on a private syndicate beat of the Middle Usk, guided by Lee Evans, local fisherman and Level 2 qualified angling coach. The Usk is famed for its early season trout and hatches of Large Dark Olives, March Brown and Grannom. Some expertise wading and fishing in medium/large river required to get the most out of the day. Date by arrangement, 2020 trout season.

One day for 2 rods fishing for grayling on the Welsh Dee

Lot No: 90

Start Price:
£90
Donor:
Bala & District Angling Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Grayling
River/Lake:
Dee
Region:
Wales
Accompanied By:
Noel Hulmston

One day for 2 rods fishing for grayling on the Welsh Dee. Meet your guide, Noel Hulmston, at 9am for a bacon sandwich and coffee. Waders, wading staff required and a reasonable level of fitness. Lunch at the Bryntirion Inn included. Date by agreement, 2020 season.

One day for 2 rods fishing for trout and perhaps arctic char on Llyn Cowlyd

Lot No: 91

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Llyn Guides
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout and Charr
River/Lake:
Llyn Cowlyd
Region:
Wales
Accompanied By:
Noel Hulmston

One day for 2 rods fishing for trout and perhaps Arctic char on Llyn Cowlyd. Meet your guide, Noel Hulmston, at 9.30am in Betws y Coed, North Wales. Waders required and a reasonable level of fitness for working around the lake. Picnic lunch provided. Date by agreement, 2020 season.

2 nights’/days’ sea trout fishing for 2 rods on the Plas Madoc beat of the River Conwy in north Wales.

Lot No: 92

Start Price:
£75
Donor:
John Wheeldon
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Sea Trout
River/Lake:
Conwy
Region:
Wales

Two nights’/days’ sea trout fishing for 2 rods on the Plas Madoc beat of the River Conwy in North Wales. Possibility of salmon. Approximately 2 miles of double-bank fishing with four or five good sea trout pools. The best sea trout fishing is from mid-June to late-July. Other syndicate members may fish at the same time. The donor will give directions and advice on tides, pools and local accommodation if required. Dates by agreement but must be taken before the end of August 2020.

1 day for 2 rods fishing Llyn Gwyddior near Llanbrynmair, mid Wales.

Lot No: 93

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Llanbrynmair & District Angling Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Llyn Gwyddior
Region:
Wales

One day for 2 rods fishing Llyn Gwyddior, a 25-acre lake high above the village of Llanbrynmair, Mid Wales. Access is via forest tracks with spectacular views during the journey. A good fish is about a pound, with some over 2lb. Includes use of one of the club’s boats. An electric trolling motor (not supplied) may be used. The lake can also be fished from the bank. A 4x4 vehicle is required for the steep descent to the boat and in wet weather. Best in summer. 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods fishing for brown trout, sea trout and salmon, Rivers Clwyd, Elwy and Aled.

Lot No: 94

Start Price:
£70
Donor:
Rhyl & St Asaph Angling Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Salmon and Trout
River/Lake:
Clwyd
Region:
Wales

One day for 2 rods fishing for brown trout, sea trout and salmon on the Rhyl & St Asaph Angling Association beats of the Rivers Clwyd, Elwy and Aled. The Association has 20 miles of fishing within easy reach of the North West of England. These beats are well-known for their sea trout and fish in excess of 10lb are caught each year. Advice on where to fish, tactics, etc will be given by a committee member. Migratory licence required if sea trout or salmon are targeted. 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods fishing for brown trout, sea trout and salmon on Rivers Clwyd, Elwy and Aled.

Lot No: 95

Start Price:
£70
Donor:
Rhyl & St Asaph Angling Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Salmon and Trout
River/Lake:
Clwyd
Region:
Wales

One day for 2 rods fishing for brown trout, sea trout and salmon on the Rhyl & St Asaph Angling Association beats of the Rivers Clwyd, Elwy and Aled. The Association has 20 miles of fishing within easy reach of the North West of England. These beats are well-known for their sea trout and fish in excess of 10lb are caught each year. Advice on where to fish, tactics, etc will be given by a committee member. Migratory licence required if sea trout or salmon are targeted. 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods grayling fishing on the Welsh Dee near Bala, accompanied by a Club member.

Lot No: 96

Start Price:
£60
Donor:
Bala & District Angling Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Grayling
River/Lake:
Dee
Region:
Wales

One day for 2 rods fishing for grayling on the Welsh Dee near Bala, accompanied by a club member. Wading can be tricky so bring a wading staff. Grayling up to 3lb have been caught on the club’s sections of the Dee. Bacon sandwich breakfast and lunch at the Bryntirion Inn included. 2020/21 grayling season. Date by arrangement and subject to river levels.