Fly Fishing in hot weather

The summer months offer a welcome seasonal challenge to the trout angler. Throughout June, July and August it can be difficult to catch Rainbow Trout due to the warmer water temperatures and the reduced oxygen levels. Sustained heat over a number of weeks will usually result in the fish comfortable swimming in deep, colder water forcing those fly fishing for Rainbow Trout to adopt a sinking line. On large waters the depth at which trout can be found is often surprising. A longer leader, slow retrieve and the discipline to regularly change flies in a bid to find the fishing fly to attract attention.

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Tavistock Trout Fishery

Tavistock Trout Fishery in Devon is one of the most consistent waters in the area. Dry fly patterns like Daddies and Mayfly often lead to success partly due to the abundance of natural insect life.

In warmer conditions the Damsel and Montana can prove invaluable for those Fly fishing in Devon at Tavistock Trout Fishery.

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Blakewell Fishery

Blakewell Fishery in Devon is renowned for the regular catches of Rainbow Trout in excess of ten pounds. Hawthorn and Alder fly are abundant and rarely leave anglers waiting too long for a hatch, especially on summer evenings.

Fly fishing in Devon at Blakewell Fishery is a must if you want to land a specimen catch. This is just one of the reasons why this water is so popular.

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