If you happen to reside in the UK, fly fishing is a hobby that you may see practiced by many around you and that you may have thought about pursuing. While the fishing experience itself is a relaxing and enjoyable one, the locations available to you are simply fantastic. Beautiful scenery, crystal water, and the chance for an adventurous chase. What more could anyone ask for?
Eye Kettleby Lakes
Melton Mowbray, Leics is the home of eight pristine lakes spread across 150 acres of land, collectively known as the Eye Kettleby Lakes. Here you can enjoy the serenity of the countryside and the thrill of fishing. The family-operated destination is perfect for family getaways and an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Self-catering accommodations of the highest standards are on offer for the guests, with outdoor hot tubs a welcome addition after a long day of exciting fishing. A restaurant on site is perfect for those days where cooking is not an option. Experience fly fishing at its finest, drink in all that it has to offer.
Just west of Dartmoor, in Lifton, Devon, you will find a little piece of fishing paradise quietly nestled away. Arundell Arms is a hotel of prestige and one knows as specialist fishing hotel. If your fly fishing technique is a little rusty, this is the place to be. Enjoy a superior fishing experience at any one of the private fishing spots dotted along the Tamar. Bed and breakfast accommodation is available, and well-worth the trip.
These are only two of many fly fishing locations speckling the UK countryside. There is nothing quite like the fresh air in the wee hours, the smell of the nature surrounding you and the thrill of the chase when a fish finally takes a bite. You daily woes and stresses will soon melt away into complete serenity and a feeling of satisfaction.