Duchy of Cornwall Brown trout day permit

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About Duchy of Cornwall Brown trout day permit

This is a Brown trout day Permit for the Duchy of Cornwall waters. Please find the QR codes at: westcountryangling.com and scan the day you intend on fishing. QR codes for the Duchy are also present at the following locations: Two Bridges Hotel, Princetown Post Office and Badgers Holt. If you would like the QR codes emailed to you, please email [email protected] Set amidst the Duchy’s Dartmoor Estate is an impressive network of some of Britain’s most beautiful rivers, extending to some 26km and comprising much of the East and West Dart and their tributaries, the Blackabrook, Cowsic, Cherrybrook, Stannonbrook, Wallabrook and Swincombe.

Fish Species

Brown Trout
Sea Trout
Salmon

Season Dates

Start Date
15th March
End Date
1st October

Information & restrictions

Fly fishing only. Please follow the countryside code and the Dartmoor National Park Byelaws at all times. dartmoor-npa.gov.uk Parts of Dartmoor that form areas of the fishery are used for military exercise; these are shown on O.S. Explorer OL28. Full information is available at gov.uk/government/publications/dartmoor-firing-programme When wading great care should be taken at all times, use suitable soles (try and avoid felted soles as they have the potential to trap invasive species), carry a wading stick and wear a lifejacket. Access to some areas can require considerable walking and the fishing can be physically demanding. Take a map (OS Explorer OL28), obtain local knowledge from other anglers/ guides, watch the weather and tell someone where you are going and when you expect to be back. Do not rely on there being mobile phone signal, often there will be no signal.

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. Areas with good parking and accessibility include, Carpark at Two bridges, this gives easy access to the West Dart and lower Blackabrook. Carpark along B3357 at the Lower Cherrybrook Bridge, easy access to Cherrybrook and West Dart. Carpark along B3212 at the Upper Cherrybrook Bridge, easy access to the Cherrybrook. Carpark at Hexworthy Bridge, easy access to the largest parts of the West Dart. Carpark at Dartmeet, easy access to the largest sections of the East and West Dart. Carpark at Bellever, Easy access to the East Dart. Carpark at Postbridge Clapper Bridge, Easy access to East Dart.

Beat map

Lat 50.549563
Long -3.905428
Recent Catches

These are the very latest catch returns for this beat

29th July 2022

No catches

1st August 2022

No catches

2nd August 2022

3 × Brown Trout

3rd August 2022

3 × Brown Trout
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