Fishing Guides and Instructors in County Down
BRIAN RUSSELL FLYFISHING
Trout and Salmon angling guide
Notes: Brian, a current Irish River International and previous 4 times Ulster and twice National Rivers Champion offers guided trout angling and method tuition on his local Rivers Bann, Cusher, Lagan and Callan, all within 20 minutes of home. All these Rivers offer superb wild trouting to a range of different methods that will ensure your day is both challenging and rewarding All tackle, flies etc can be supplied to cater for dry fly, french/czech nymphing etc. Can also offer guided trout and salmon days on the River Mourne system and Lough Neagh tributaries all well within easy travel distance.
Address: 2 Velton Lawns, Laurelvale, Tandragee County Armagh BT62 2PB
APGAI-Ireland casting instructor
Notes: Sean from Newry, Co. Down is an APGAI Ireland qualified instructor.
He can offer expert tuition for beginners to advance in fly-casting. Cast include overhead, presentation, side, roll, mend, slack line,double haul & Spey casts. Available to guide on all local rivers and lakes of which he has an expert knowledge - rods and lines can be supplied.
Address: 58A Ashgrove Road, Newry, Co. Down
Telephone: +44(0)28 30261797 or +44 (0)7970 971755
APGAI-Ireland - Fly Dressing, Salmon and Trout casting instructor
Notes: Instruction for beginner to advanced level in all disciplines in Belfast & the surrounding area.
Telephone: +44 (0)2890 628919 or +44 (0) 7970 971755
Saltwater fly fishing guide. Game Angling Instructor Cert, National Angling Guide Cert.
Notes: Stephen Kennedy runs the Strangford guiding company, specializing in saltwater fly-fishing, on the coast of County Down. Steve is the third generation of the Kennedy family to have fished the fly in the saltwater. He specializes in Sea Trout, Bass, Pollock, and Mullet. Steve takes a total holistic approach to all aspects of saltwater fishing. Steve is available for guiding, casting tuition, saltwater workshops approach and method.
Address: Pikestone Cottage, 40 Scaddy Road, Downpatrick,
BT309BP, Co down
Telephone: 028 44828346 or +44 7740 609 669
Fly Tying Instructor APGAI-Ireland - fly dressing
Notes: A dedicated Fly tying room has been built to accommodate 6 people. Courses run 12 months of the year each Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday evening from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm. Participants only have to bring their tying tools and vices. All visitors are welcome to view the premises and sit in to see if they are interested in joining the classes. Classes suit all levels of tying, from the beginner to the regular tier who wants to tie the newest patterns.
Guides and Instructers
Notes: With Oriel angling its more than just the fish in this area of outstanding natural beauty. From arrival to departure you are certain of a invaluable experience in the art of fishing in Ireland. In the interest of conserving of our most valuable assets, Oriel Angling encourages Catch & Release. All our guides are trained in the best practice of returning fish to water alive with as little stress as possible.
Address: 3 Great Georges Avenue, Warrenpoint, County Down, BT34 3HY
Telephone: 028 417 72775
Natural Living Assets
Trout Guide and Instructer. GAIC.
Notes: If you are new to fly fishing, a complete beginer or simply desire an opportunity to improve,you have come to the the right place. You cannot expect to catch fish until you can confidently cast a fly. One days tuition on my course will give you the confidence and basic skills required to cast a fly. You will be able to confidently begin fly fishing and start your flyfishing journey which will open up a host of fishing opportunities. One days training could be the best investment ever as you will be able to enjoy your flyfishing as you will cast with ease and confidence and be in control of your own technique. Also available in North Antrim near Ballycastle and in South Donegal where we hold membership of the local clubs.