Family Fishing Coaching
Venue: Cofton Holiday Park
Date: 23/07/18 (10:00) - 29/08/18 (16:00)
Great for: Budding fishermen and women!
Entry charge: £9.50 per hour
Trust us, there's nothing like that feeling when you set up next to the lakes and cast your reel out - eagerly awaiting a nibble from the prize catch! We want everybody to enjoy our luscious lakes, but we know how daunting it can be if you're a newbie!
That's why we've organised Fishing Tuition with our resident fishing professor! He'll walk you through everything from setting up the rod, to what bait to use! We can't guarantee a catch, but we'll do our very best!
Fishing Tuition will be running on the following days throughout the Summer Holidays:
Monday, 10am - 4pm.
Wednesday, 10am - 4pm.
To book, pop in or call our friendly reception team on 01626 890111.
Want to learn how to Fish? Coarse fishing is one of the UKs most popular sports and pastimes…
You will be taught…
• how to bait your rod
• about basic rod setup
• how to remove the hook from the fishes mouth
• the rules and safety of our lakes
See reception to book in with our fishing coach to get the best head start! For only £9.50 per person we provide everything you need for a days fishing.
• 20 mins one-to-one tuition and the remainder of the day fishing with help when required.
• All equipment (set up) and bait
• Permission to fish
Start times available every 20 mins from 10am -1pm, each session is limited to 2 people. Fishing usually concludes by 4pm.
Learning to fish is a family activity, children under 16 must be supervised by a guardian at all times.
Applicants must complete a registration form available from reception.
No rod licence required on this event, however anglers over the age of 16 must purchase a rod licence from the environment agency in future.. see… https://www.gov.uk/fishing-licences/buy-a-fishing-licence
It's easy to reach Cofton Country by car. Leave the M5 motorway at junction 30. Take the A379 sign-posted Dawlish and after about 30 minutes, having passed through Kenton, Starcross and the small harbour village of Cockwood, the Park is half a mile on the left.
By public transport
The nearest train stations are Starcross, Dawlish Warren and Dawlish. From there you will be able to catch a bus which passes our entrance. For further advise on public transport please contact our reception team who will be happy to advise you on your best option.