Fishing in the Wye Valley
The Wye Valley and surrounding areas are spoilt for fishing opportunities, from the variety of the local rivers, to the certainty of stocked trout water. We are unique in that within a short drive of the hotel you can be fishing for Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Barbel, Carp & Pike at a variety of venues. .
Rainbow Trout: Our favourite venue is the Big Well Fishery in Redbrook, just outside Monmouth, which is a great venue for Novice to Intermediate anglers. Colin and Liz will make you feel at home from the second you arrive, with tackle hire and advice, endless tea/coffee and 4 fishing lakes. Give them a call on 01600 772904.
Salmon, Brown Trout & Coarse: The possibilities are almost endless on the River Wye and the surrounding areas. The best source of information is without doubt the The Wye and Usk Foundation . Day tickets and roaming vouchers are available online, along with water conditions. The information covers all major tributaries of two of the best game fishing rivers in the UK.
Another good source of local fishing information and permits is GB Sports in nearby Ross on Wye 01989 563723. Whatever your requirements The Pilgrim is a great base with stunning views, friendly staff and fishing options galore