Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England North)
One day for 1 rod guided by Stuart Wardle fishing for trout and grayling on a northern river (Swale, Tees, Eden, etc). Stuart is a qualified professional guide and owner of the Durham Fly Fishing Company based in County Durham and will share his enthusiasm for fly fishing these wonderful northern rivers. Waders and tackle can be provided. Date by agreement, 2020 season. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Wear catchment.
One day for 2 rods trout and/or grayling fishing on the River Wharfe, on 7 miles of Appletreewick, Barden & Burnsall Angling Club water, no longer stocked, accompanied by WTT and ABBAC member, Allan Hardy. Lot winners are welcome to dine with Allan at his home beside the river the night before but will need to find local B&B accommodation. Date by arrangement, 2020 season.
One day’s traditional boat fishing for char in the Cumbrian Lake District for 2 people, hosted by Bill Gibson and WTT President, Jon Beer. You will use the arcane tackle of traditional char fishing, handmade and refined by Bill over many years. Catch these beautiful fish in the stunning surroundings of the lakeland fells. A wonderful way to spend a day – see Jon Beer’s article in Trout & Salmon Nov 2016. Date by arrangement, 2020. Best beginning of July to end October.
One day for 2 rods in summer 2020 trout fishing on the River Burn in North Yorkshire with Marina Gibson. Marina is a truly passionate angler who started fishing as a child. She is an Ambassador for Orvis and the Atlantic Salmon Trust, a certified FFI instructor and a qualified Level 2 fishing coach and freelance writer.
One day’s wild brown trout fishing for 1 rod on a superb Yorkshire Dales river, guided by Steve Rhodes on a highly productive and spectacularly beautiful limestone river. Steve knows where to fish and what techniques to use to make the most of the conditions. He is good company and adept at coaching in new skills and techniques, making it a great learning experience as well as highly enjoyable. Steve is an Orvis-endorsed fly fishing guide. To be taken in 2020 trout season.
One day for 2 rods guided trout fishing on Foston Beck in East Yorkshire. Foston Beck is one of the most northerly chalkstreams in Britain rising in the East Yorkshire Wolds and eventually flowing into the River Hull. The club’s water comprises 5 miles of fishing from Harpham to Foston on the Wolds. The river is stocked with brown trout and has a good population of wild fish. By arrangement, 2020.
Two days for 2 rods, end of April 2020, fishing for sparkling spring salmon or brown trout on the prime Chipchase beats of the North Tyne. The Tyne has seen a strengthening spring run of 2SW fish and they head for the top of the river as soon as the water warms up. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Tyne catchment.
Two days for 2 rods to fish the River Wear near Durham for trout and grayling. The Willington & District Anglers has 5½ miles of fishing. Wading is relatively easy and there is a good variety of water with glides, riffles and pools. Date by arrangement, 2020 season. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Wear catchment.
Two days for 2 rods to fish the River Wear near Durham for trout, grayling, salmon and sea trout. The Willington & District Anglers has 5½ miles of fishing for salmon, sea trout, brown trout and grayling. Wading is relatively easy and there is a good variety of water with glides, riffles and pools. Date by arrangement, 2020 season. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Wear catchment.
One day for 2 rods to fish for trout from a lough-style boat on Ullswater, guided by Rory Noble. Ullswater is a large and beautiful lake in the Lake District National Park. The lake holds a distinctive form of trout with a yellow stripe and they average ½lb to ¾lb but fight like fish three times that size. Rory is very experienced in fishing Ullswater and will guide you for the day. 2020 season, best April to late June.