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Angling Tuition at Bessy Beck

Whether you are looking for trout fly fishing for beginners or much more advanced tuition, this can be arranged; individuals and groups can be catered for, phone Bessy Beck or 07791563355 for a quote.

Most days’ casual advice can be given during the day.

APGAI Bob and Vera Carlson regularly give instruction at Bessy Beck. They can be contacted on 01539 733297 Mobile 07886817770

All Weather Leisure now at Bessy Beck on the Mallard Lake

Contact Neil 07973752204

“A Truly Majestic Experience”

Experience the finest quality fishing in the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Park with great fun bait fishing for Trout in the 1.5 acre exceptionally well stocked Mallard Lake. Whatever the weather, your age or ability you will enjoy a very special day in beautiful surroundings with stunning mountain views across the Howgill Fells.

We all feel the pressure of work and modern day life. Those stresses and strains will ebb away as you get back to and immerse yourself in, nature. Deep within us all are primitive instincts just waiting to be satisfied. Fishing is the perfect way to embrace your inner self, relax and unwind in the great outdoors Take time – reconnect with Family and friends, or perhaps contemplate life in the pleasure of your own company.

Eagerly you bait your hook and make that first cast. ‘Splash’ goes the float into the crystal clear water, a few loose offerings placed carefully by your float entice the fish close by to come and inspect your hook bait. Then you wait patiently, for a moment time stands still, the float twitches, then starts to move, your excitement builds as you grasp the rod, suddenly the float disappears, time to strike, you lift confidently into the fish and the battle begins. You hold on tight, feeling each pull of the line, adrenaline courses through your body, you try hard to tame the mysterious fish at the end of the line, deep in the clear blue water, gently you play the fish until that perfect moment, you catch a glimpse of a beautifully marked fish as it rolls on the surface, when the fish tires and is just within reach, you quickly slip the net under your prize.

You breathe a huge sigh of relief, then, you smile from ear to ear. Happily your trophy is raised for all to see, you feel like the Champion of the world. Time for a quick photograph to mark the special occasion, competitive nature ensues and you eagerly get the float back in awaiting your next adventure.

Sounds idyllic? Now, being totally honest, it doesn’t always work out quite so well. Often the fish have a lot to say in the matter. That said ‘the one that got away’ is always a particular favourite talking point and most certainly adds to the enjoyment of the experience. Whatever events occur on the day, you will be sure to enjoy fishing, a truly majestic experience, providing memories which stay with you for a lifetime. Add to that, the shared experience with family and friends makes for time well spent. Particularly so if you have young Children, whom experience the thrill probably a million times more! (The tell tale smiles on their faces are plain for all to see). Once you have tried fishing, then and only then you will understand the ‘Hook’ fishing has on so many.

At Bessy Beck you will catch top quality, hard fighting Rainbow and Blue Trout. Each fish is lovingly nurtured for you to enjoy catching, cooking and eating. Optimum regular stocking of the spring fed lakes ensures great fishing and the fresh natural mineral water which feeds the lakes helps these fish grow all the way to 20lb plus specimens for you to catch.

Angling is 1 of Britain’s top 20 participation sports, with over 3 Million Anglers here in the UK and Billions worldwide. You can take advantage of the many benefits too, by booking your fishing experience today.

All Rates for Mallard Fun Fishing include use of all the tackle you need for bait fishing along with some bait to help you entice the fish into your net plus our amazing fishing shelters and rustic seating for added comfort during your experience. All you need to do now is get on the bank and start fishing.

  • 2hrs
  • £ 10 per person
  • 4hrs
  • £ 20 per person
  • 8hrs
  • £ 30 per person
  • Concessions – Children half price when sharing a fishing hot spot with a full paying adult.

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