Page - Fly Fishing
The lake is open every day of the year 9.00 am till dusk, fly fishing tickets are available from £15 at Cleveley Mere, a beautifully peaceful 24 acre lake surrounded by fields and woodland adjoining the River Wyre.
The first trout were introduced in 1967 and have thrived in the lake ever since. There is a natural water in-flow to the lake, which is rich in fly and insect life, providing excellent growing conditions for rainbow and brown trout weighing up to 10lbs, which are supplemented at regular intervals.
Open every day of the year 9 am till dusk –
The maximum depth of the lake is approximately 15′ with the North-Eastern basin varying from 2-6′ and the West, center and Southern sections varying from 6-15, creating a rich and varied fishery.
Boats & Piers
The full extent of the fishing can best be enjoyed from one of our 14 boats or from strategically positioned piers and casting platforms around the banks. The feeder pond near to the reception centre are more heavily stocked to encourage children and beginners and provide excellent fly-casting tuition area.
An opportunity to brush up your fly fishing casting techniques if you are a complete novice or just to need a refresher. Our fly fishing tuition are great fun and the instruction very effective, they take place on our own private 24 acre lake from easy piers, banks and boats. All the necessary equipment is supplied including rods, reels, flies etc. or best still bring your own set up to check for you to get you into using your own equipment.
These are real exciting fly fishing experiences and for the vast majority of the time tuition is being delivered while our pupils are actually fishing and most people manage to catch a few good brown & rainbow Trout during their lesson.
There is no doubt a fly fishing lesson is a huge shortcut to success and can eliminate months if not years of frustration trying to teach yourself. By starting fly casting using the correct technique will enable most people with a little practice to become a competent caster in a pretty short space of time and to enjoy their fishing more. Lesson with our Game Keeper Alec, very friendly, you will not be disappointed. 1.5 Hours £50, Full day £100. Pre booking essential, age restriction on children (Please ring)
Check out all the stock of 50p flies and equipment. Full tackle hire is always available. FREE hot drinks in the reception and ALWAYS a warm welcome. Try a lesson – for beginners and improvers alike, really enjoyable and informative.