Fly Fishing Lessons & Day Courses

Fly Fishing Lessons & Day Courses

Farlows works in conjunction with the Sportfish Game Fishing Centre at Theale, Berkshire to provide the very best fly fishing tuition, with every level of ability catered for.

The Sportfish Game Fishing Centre is home to one of the UK’s leading small, stillwater trout fisheries – Haywards Farm Lake - and with casting platforms, boats and underwater wading platforms it is designed to offer the ultimate tuition experience.

Headed by Farlows Group Tuition Manager, Chris Hayward, with a team of accomplished instructors you will be in the very best hands whether you are a complete novice, want to learn to cast a salmon rod, catch your first trout or simply brush up your skills before your next trip.

Tuition Price List

  • One to one fly casting lesson £50 per hour
  • Group (2-4 people) fly casting lesson £85 per hour
  • One to one 1/2 day fly casting lesson £125
  • Group (2-4 people) 1/2 day fly casting lesson £225
  • One to one under 16's lessons £20 per hour

You may also purchase single tuition vouchers or group tuition vouchers online.

One Day CoursesOne Day Courses

One-Day Stillwater Course
Price: £175 per person

Based on Hobby Lake at the Sportfish Game Fishing Centre our one day stillwater trout fly fishing course is tailored to those who are new to fly fishing or would like to improve their current skills.

This is a practical day for you to spend with instructor who will take you through all aspects of trout fishing, including: fly casting, stillwater fly tackle selection, tackling up, fishing knots, fly fishing techniques, basic entomology and how to play a trout once you have hooked it.

The course also includes lunch, tea and coffee, a two fish ticket and unlimited catch and release fishing in the afternoon.

Dates available:

Saturday March 2nd and Sunday April 13th 2019
Further 2019 dates will be added in due course, please check back.
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Beginner’s Stillwater Boat Fishing Course
Price: £149 per person

If you have never boat fished before and just don’t know where to start, then this introductory course is the perfect introduction.

Course duration: 10am – 2pm on Wednesdays only
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To book or if you would like further information please call 0118 930 3860 or email [email protected]