Deer Park Fishery Open Day
Deer Park Hotel, Weston, Honiton EX14 3PG
Sunday 29th April 2018 10.00am – 4.00pm
To celebrate the new season on the water, the Deer Park fishery on the river Otter is holding a FREE bankside open day which is open to all, whether you are a fly fisher or someone who is looking to get into the sport.
Join us on the hotels 3 miles of the river Otter to see what the fishery has to offer, walk the bank or bring your kit and have a complimentary fish.
Our fishing school instructor Neil Keep will be on hand to talk all things fly fishing and show you around. Get a free casting tune up with Neil who will be happy to pass on any tips and techniques for fishing the river. There will also be some on the water demonstrations in modern nymph fishing techniques and river fly casting.
Along with all this there will be the latest range of Marryat river rods for you to try out and maybe even some bankside fly tying if the elements permit.
A short walk from the river bank will see you at the splendid Deer Park Hotel which will be open for lunch and refreshments throughout the day and if the weather permits there will be an afternoon barbeque on the bank.
On arrival please park in the hotel car park and walk down to the river where you will find us set up on the river bank, if you are unsure please pop into the hotel reception and they will point you in the right direction.
If you would like any more information about the day please get in touch with Neil Keep –
Telephone: 01225 313729
Mobile: 07821 647055
Neil Keep Fly Fishing in association with
Coarse Fish On The Fly – 1 day Fly Fishing Course
Sunday 5th July 2015 from 9.30a.m. To 4.30p.m.
At Burton Springs Fishery, Burton, Bridgwater, Somerset.TA5 1QB.
Fly fishing for coarse species is a great alternative during the hot summer months when the trout fishing becomes hard, join us to discover and learn this exciting avenue of fly fishing and find out all the tactics and methods used when targeting coarse fish on the fly.
The course will cover:
* Fly fishing tackle used and setting it up including the use of floating and sinking lines.
* Species to target including carp, bream, tench, perch, roach, rudd etc.
* Different flies used from natural imitations to attractor patterns.
* Different fishing methods and tactics used.
* Playing and landing fish.
* Fish welfare when catch and release fishing.
Included for the day will be:
* All tuition with qualified instructors.
* Use of all equipment if required.
* Fishing permit.
* Tea or Coffee throughout the day.
Cost for the course is £60.00 per person payable in advance to secure a place.
All you need to provide for the day is a valid Environment Agency rod license which can be purchased online or purchased from a post office and any food you require, although the fishery does offer a selection of sandwiches etc. but these would need to be ordered on your arrival.
Also please bring clothing to suit any weather eventuality, a hat and some form of eye wear, Polaroid’s or similar if you have any.
If you would like any further information or to book a place, please do not hesitate to contact Neil on 01761 472656 (evenings are best) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org