Fly Fishing Lessons in Devon at Wimbleball lake are available from Devon County Fly Fishing. We offer tuition in traditional boat loch-style fly fishing as well as fly fishing from the bank. At 374 acres Wimbleball provides plenty of water to explore, with many bays and room for long drifts in a boat. It is stocked with rainbow trout regularly, averaging 2lb and up to 8lb, their condition is exceptional. Just look at the tail on the 5lb 2oz rainbow I caught fishing from a boat by the causway. Wimbleball fishes well throughout the year providing excellent top of the water action. It has a mayfly hatch in late June, at other times on a sink tip line or intermediate, Buzzers and Daiwl Bach can provide the best sport.
We will teach you the correct way to set up a boat and how to operate electric or petrol motors. We will show you how to cast from a boat safely. The right way of setting up a boat for a drift and how to control the boat with a drogue. DCFF provide all the essential equipment for a comfortable day afloat including life jackets, boat seats, electric motors, batteries, a drogue and anchor. Drifting loch style in a boat is a great way to explore the water and one of the most pleasurable ways to fly fish.
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