Hampshire School of Fly Fishing

Dieter Dent is the principal instructor at Holbury Lakes and he also runs the Hampshire School of Fly Fishing, which is based at Holbury. Tuition is based on individual requirements and would typically cover the topics listed below. Please contact the fishery on 01794 341619 or Dieter directly on 01264 810329 to book a date and time for your lesson.

A half days’ tuition consists of a 3 ½ hour lesson where as a full days’ tuition is seven hours. Included in the price is a two fish ticket, tackle if required and basic notes. Dieter has been teaching for over 15 years and has a GAIA lvl 2 qualification. He is also a river guiding specialist with extensive experience suitable to coach all abilities and all ages. Tuition is based upon individual requirements and would typically cover the topics listed below. Please contact the fishery on 01794 341619 or Dieter directly on 01264 810329 to book a date and time for your lesson.

Please note that children under the age of 16 are required to be accompanied by an adult and the minimum age is 12. An extra £75.00 is added per additional pupil with a maximum of three per lesson. Please contact us if you are interested in organising tuition where a number of instructors may be required. All prices include: provision of equipment if required, a two-fish ticket on the lakes, and basic notes. A Half Day is £110.00
 and a Whole Day is £200.00.

Beginners
• Equipment assembly & advice on suitable tackle
• Safety
• Overhead and Roll casting
• Essential knots
• Fly selection
• Retrieving and landing fish
• Fishing for trout with the instructor

Improvers / Advanced
• Improving casting techniques
• Single/Double Haul
• Shooting Line
• Snake Roll
• Fly selection
• Preparing trout for the table
• Basic fly tying if required

ADDRESS
Holbury Lakes Trout Fishery
Holbury Lane, Lockerley
Hampshire, SO51 0JR
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