Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England South West)
Two days for 2 rods on the Salisbury & District’s waters. A rare opportunity for non-members to fish its extensive waters with one day guided by Alex Jardine. Alex was a member of the England Youth Team, is excellent company and very willing to share his expertise in traditional and new techniques. He is a member of SADAC and these are his ‘home’ waters. The fishing includes beats on the Avon, Wylye, Nadder, Bourne and Ebble – some of the very best Wessex chalkstream beats and you may fish the Mayfly. There is no guest access to these beats (other than Amesbury) during the Mayfly. 2019 season.
A rare opportunity for non-members to fish the Salisbury & District’s waters during the Mayfly. Two days for 2 rods to fish any of its extensive waters, which include beats on the Avon, Wylye, Nadder, Bourne and Ebble. These are some of the very best Wessex chalkstream beats and there is no guest access to these beats (other than Amesbury) during the Mayfly. Dates may include weekends. Mayfly season typically runs from the third week in May until at least the end of June. 2019 season.
Two days for 2 rods on the River Ebble, Wiltshire. This perfect, small chalkstream is a tributary of the Avon. Wild brown trout and grayling. This stretch is a designated Wild Fish Protection Zone. 2019 season.
One day for 2 rods trout fishing on the Duchy Waters of Dartmoor with professional local guides, Paul Kenyon and Geoff Stephens. The River Dart and its tributaries offer fantastic wild trout fishing in a beautiful and sometimes challenging environment. It helps to fish with two expert guides who know the area extremely well and can find the best places based on weather and conditions. Date to be arranged in 2019 season. Early booking is advised.
One day for 1 rod with Pete Tyjas, editor-in-chief of Fly Culture, for a trout-fishing safari in Devon. The day will involve fishing a number of rivers across the county from the well-known to the not-so-well-known in search of wild brown trout, or salmon if you prefer. Pete will take you to some of his ‘secret spots’ too. If you have ever wanted to fish in Devon and would like to have a taste of what is on offer in this trout-and-salmon-rich county then this is the lot for you. Includes a night at the famous fishing hotel, The Fox & Hounds, which sits on the banks of the River Taw. 2019 season.
A day of reservoir trout fishing from a boat for 2 rods on Chew Valley or Blagdon Lakes in Somerset with expert and fully qualified guide, Martin Cottis. If conditions permit, dry fly fishing is what Martin and many of his clients really enjoy. Suitable for any level of experience. Tackle can be supplied. 2019 season.
One day for 2 rods on the River Avon at Heale, Middle Woodford. 2½ miles of main river and several carriers running through the parkland surrounding Heale House. A glorious setting with a fantastic head of fish. 2019 season after June weedcut.
A consecutive Friday and Saturday April to July 2019 (by mututal agreement) for 1 rod on the River Allen on Gaunt’s Water and High Hall Fishing. Guided by member and former WTT Trustee, Neil Lloyd. These beats are not stocked, all wild brown trout. Wading is necessary so would suit reasonably fit, experienced, small stream angler.
One day for 2 rods on the famous Wilton Club water on the River Wylye, accompanied by Club President, Roger Fagan. A small box of suitable flies and nymphs and a first-class picnic lunch included. This stretch is unstocked, top-quality wild trout and grayling chalkstream fishing. Catch & release. Wading recommended. Barbless hooks. To be taken between 12 June and end of July 2019.
One day for 1 rod on either Charles Rangeley-Wilson’s private beat on the Upper Frome in Dorset or one of his local Norfolk chalkstreams, depending on availability. These rivers are good enough for The Accidental Angler, so a treat is in store. 2019 season.