Beat 43: Wampford Bridge

Mole, Taw


About Beat 43: Wampford Bridge

A short beat at 800m of single bank. Open for brown trout and Sea trout from March 15 till 30 September. The 2019 season saw anglers greeted with exceptional trout fishing, trout in size and numbers were recorded throughout the year with the best catch recorded in July. Anglers were pleased to observe a high number of trout fry in the shallows and frequent slow larger rising fish in the pools.

Fish Species

Brown Trout
Sea Trout

Season Dates

Start Date
15th March
End Date
1st October

Information & restrictions

100% catch and release with single barbless flies for sea trout. 100% catch and release on brown trout. Brown trout and Sea trout season: 15th March - 30th September.

Directions & access

To navigate to this Beat via Fish Pass app on your mobile device using maps, scroll to the bottom of this Beat page and click “Tap to explore” on the map, then tap the Navigation Arrow Icon on the map. The Fish Pass QR code is located on the left hand bank (looking down stream) near the bridge. The beat has a number of styles and ladders for access. Some need attention so please test the stability of the structure before climbing on.

Beat map

Lat 50.9875859
Long -3.8575956
Recent Catches

These are the very latest catch returns for this beat

28th May 2022

9 × Brown Trout

3rd July 2022

No catches

9th July 2022

No catches

17th July 2022

3 × Brown Trout
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