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Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips

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Brilliant day, excellent teaching, hunter gather home with supper

I was new to fly fishing, my day was a birthday gift and I had an absolutely brilliant time. Rob... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Badger0777
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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Great Day Out

I thoroughly enjoyed my day out with Rob on Rutland. He is an energetic and hard working guide and... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Tokoriki D
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Fly Fishing on Rutland Water. Learn to fly fish. Tuition, guided fly fishing, fishing trips, groups, corporate team events, gift vouchers. Probably the best stillwater trout fishing in the UK.
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The Lodge Stamford Road | North Shore Rutland Water, Oakham LE15 8AB, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I was new to fly fishing, my day was a birthday gift and I had an absolutely brilliant time. Rob our host and teacher started the day with tea and biscuits and a general introduction, we were three slightly nervous beginners and Rob superbly eased...More

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rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

That's very kind of you to leave such a great review. We are passionate about it and glad that we can pass on our enthusiasm. There's more to this than catching fish and indeed all the extras such as you mention certainly add to our...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed my day out with Rob on Rutland. He is an energetic and hard working guide and very good company. The reservoir is a fascinating and beautiful spot with some great fishing and I look forward to returning.

Thank Tokoriki D
rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Many thanks for that great review. It's a pleasure to show you this lake. However tough it can be sometimes, it's always fascinating... and it's fishing! Thanks again Rob

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Rob made us feel welcome as soon as we arrived at his B&B. The fishing day was a present for my husband's birthday, but I was encouraged to join in too!! It was very relaxing, with a great talk prior to the actual fishing, Rob...More

Thank casandsmithy
rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks for the great review, I enjoyed it too. All good fun, but that's why it's called 'fishing' if it was easy, it'd be called 'catching' Ha ha all the best, hope you can come again, maybe on a boat, to catch some trout! Regards...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I was completely new to fly fishing but always wanted to learn and when I found details of the course online and living near Rutland Water I couldn't not give it a go. Rob is a man with a passion, with loads of experience and...More

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rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Well thank you so much for that fantastic review. It's always an 'adventure' when we go out on the lake, even a pierced ear wouldn't diminish the great experience. It was a pleasure to meet you and to introduce you to fly fishing...there's no going...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

A simply fantastic day with Rob on Rutland last Thursday. From the first drift to the last we had great sport, Rob's knowledge of the water and tactics was spot on and his enduring enthusiasm and banter made it a complete pleasure spending the day...More

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rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thanks Pete, we certainly had a red letter day! See you soon. Rob

Reviewed 19 April 2017

My wife bought me this guided fly fishing day with Rob for my birthday. I have some experience of fly fishing, but my casting needed improvement. Rob's tuition was so patient and encouraging and, although I still need to improve, I now know exactly where...More

Thank Phil S
rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks so much for that lovely review. It's a pleasure to share my passion for fly fishing and glad that you had a great day. Rob

Reviewed 12 November 2016

This fly fishing trip was a gift from my Sister and family. Both of us certainly had a day to remember. Although serious, we had a great laugh, losing a few trout, but still came away with enough for our tea for a few days!...More

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rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Yes, we had a great time out on the water.. Your sister really enjoyed it too.. I think they could hear in Oakham when she hooked a fish!! :) ha ha... Many thanks and hope to see you again next season..

Reviewed 14 October 2016

After searching for ideas for my Fathers 70th Birthday, I came across fly fishing at Rutland water. The description of the day looked good so I booked us in, and from start to finish we found the package exceptional. All communication was great to arrange...More

Thank daneilbryant
rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Wow! Thanks so much for that. It was great to meet you and the photo of you both with your fish will bring memories forever.. Fantastic day and the trout played their part perfectly also! Thanks again Rob

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Rob did his very best to ensure we got the best out of this experience and was determined that we would catch a fish which we did. Unforgettable.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

The trip was a 13th birthday present and I had a brilliant day - Rob was very helpful and shared his tips and knowledge. I caught 2 decent sized trout and thoroughly enjoyed the day. Everyone was friendly and made me welcome I can't wait...More

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rutlandrob, Owner at Rutland Water Fly Fishing - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

Well done Will, and thanks for the kind words. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Rob

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