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Fly Fishing lessons in Kent and the South East from Martin Penton  |  Level 2 licensed coach in game fishing with the Angling Trust

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BEGINNERS AND NOVICES

 These lessons are suitable for complete beginners or folks who have only fly fished once or twice before.  They are designed for 1 to 4 people*, minimum age 12, under 18s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian (adult does not have to fish).  All lessons can be held at Spring Hill Trout Waters near Tunbridge Wells or Chequertree Fishery, Bethersden, Kent.  The 4 and 8 hour lessons can be held at Frensham in Surrey. Price includes professional tuition for the duration of the lesson, all equipment hire and fishing permit.  Coaches are fully insured. 

For groups larger than 4 go to Groups page.

 

*Maximum party size is reduced to 2 when all participants are under 18

A fine Rainbow Trout

2 HOUR FLY FISHING EXPERIENCE

£80 one angler. £40 for each additional person to a maximum of 4 at a date and time to suit you

For beginners the 2 hour lesson gives a taste of the fly fishing experience.  You will learn the following skills:

- safety while fly fishing

- about the rod, reel and end tackle

- basic fly casting

- how to retrieve the fly

- what to do when a fish takes and how to land it

- two caught fish per person may be taken home

Includes tuition, tackle hire and fishing permit.  Please read FAQ and Terms and Conditions on the orders page before booking or call if you need further information.  Note: 2hr lessons are not available at Frensham Trout Fishery.

Landing a Springhill Rainbow Trout

4 HOUR FLY FISHING INTRODUCTION

£120 one angler. £60 for each additional person to a maximum of 4 at a date and time to suit you

For beginners and novices.  In the 4 hour lesson you will learn additional skills to the 2 hour lesson and have more time to fish:

- safety while fly fishing

- about the rod, reel and end tackle

- roll cast, pick up and lay down, false casting

- how to search out the fish

- basic fly selection

- how to retrieve the fly

- what to do when a fish takes and how to land it

- two caught fish per person may be taken home

Includes tuition, tackle hire and fishing permit.  Please read FAQ and Terms and Conditions on the orders page before booking or call if you need further information

Main Lake, Spring Hill Trout Waters

 8 HOUR FLY FISHING COURSE

£230 one angler. £90 for each additional person to a maximum of 4 at a date and time to suit you

The 8 hour lesson is our most comprehensive for beginners and novices.  As well as more fishing time it includes additional casting skills and knowledge sharing, such as shooting line and basic knots.  Four fish may be taken home. Several breaks will be included as fly fishing can be very tiring (lunch is not included although catering is available at additional cost):

- safety while fly fishing

- assembly and use of the rod, reel and end tackle

- roll cast, pick up and lay down, false casting

- shooting line

- how to search out the fish

- basic fly selection

- basic knots

- how to retrieve the fly

- what to do when a fish takes and how to land it

- four caught fish per person may be taken home

Includes tuition, tackle hire and fishing permit.  Please read FAQ and Terms and Conditions on the orders page before booking or call if you need further information