What to bring to the Introductory Fly Fishing Course


  1. Lunch, Tea, Coffee, Water
  2. Use of Rods, reels, lines flies – (note we clean and disinfect equipment between courses)
  3. Hand Sanitiser

Not Required

  1. A fishing licence is NOT required as we fish in Private Water
  2. Waders are NOT required, you will not be entering the water

What you need to bring:

  1. Masks (and personal hand sanitiser)
  2. If you have your own rod/reel/ etc, bring it, I will have a rod, reel and line for everyone but it is good to learn with your own gear too.
  3. Gumboots or suitable sturdy foot wear to keep feet dry and mud free
  4. Weather suitable clothing:
    1. Long sleeve shirt
    2. Long trousers
    3. Raincoat (in case of rain)
    4. Suitable additional layers of clothing. Weather can be quite variable so it is good to be prepared. It is good to carry a few layers.  Avoid cotton. Woollen, or polypro thermal layers are preferred)
  5. A dry change of clothes (sometimes nice at the end of a wet day)
  6. Hat
  7. Sunscreen
  8. Raincoat
  9. Sunglasses or eye protection.
  10. If you have known allergies severe enough to require one, please bring your epiPen.
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