A lovely section of the River Camel with 6 named, easily accessible pools providing excellent salmon and sea trout fishing. The beat also offers good dry and nymph fly fishing for brown trout. Fished by Passport anglers mainly for brownies, the beat produced over 70 brown trout in 2016 along with 4 sea trout.
Information & restrictions
River Camel rod fisheries:
-100% Catch and release of any rod caught live or dead salmon from the River Camel before 16 June in any calendar year. Catch and release is allowed with fish returned immediately with least possible injury.
-100% catch and release of any rod caught live or dead salmon from the River Allen all season.
-No fishing for or attempting to rod fish for salmon before 16 June by any means other than artificial fly or artificial lures in any calendar year.
-Non Migratory trout can be fished between 1st May - 30th September.
-Salmon can be fished between 1st May - 15 December.
Directions & access
From Launceston take the A30 west. At the end of the dual carriageway continue on the single carriageway. On descending a slight hill turn right to Blisland at a grey house called “Fourwinds” Follow the road for just under a mile and proceed straight over the staggered cross road signed St Mabyn and follow the road into the valley for 1.3 miles. Turn left at the sign post for St Mabyn and Wadebridge and cross over Tresarret Bridge and park on the right near the gate taking care not to obstruct it. The box can be found on the inside of this gate which also accesses the northern section of the beat, while the gate across the road accesses the southern section.
These are the very latest catch returns for this beat
23rd June 2020
5 × Brown Trout
28th June 2020
6 × Brown Trout
4th July 2020
4 × Brown Trout
9th July 2020
1 × Sea Trout
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