Spring Fishing – Match the Hatch

Spring Fishing – Match the Hatch


Bolton Abbey Fishing - Match the Hatch 2024

Saturday, 6th April. 12 noon – 2:00pm

Join River Keeper, Mark Whitehead and local guide, Oscar Boatfield on the River Wharfe here at Bolton Abbey.

Together they will discuss and demonstrate tactics and methods on how to tackle Spring fishing which can often prove challenging so early in the season, with an emphasis on Matching the Hatch of early season emergent aquatic flies.

The event will comprise of a demonstration and discussion, therefore no equipment is required and is open to all, regardless of experience.

Location tbc dependant on weather conditions closer to the event.

Numbers for this event are very limited so please book your place using the link below.

We look forward to welcoming you…

Useful Information

  • – The introduction will take place on Saturday, 6th April.
  • – Parking tbc.
  • – The cost is £15 for members and £30 for non-members.
  • – The event is suitable for ages 16+. Those aged 16-18 must be accompanied by a ticket holding adult.
  • – Strong footwear and appropriate clothing is recommended.
  • – Assistance dogs only.