Fishing Lessons at Cofton

Throughout the year, we offer family fishing lessons to start the younger generation or those new to fishing on their journey towards a love of coarse fishing. No rod licence needed and tuition by a qualified coach.

Enjoy Family Coarse Fishing Lessons at Cofton

Enjoy one of the UK’s most popular pastimes! Experience our glorious coarse fishing lakes and with our family fishing lessons, you can learn how to catch your first fish! Whether it’s a stunning mirror carp, common carp or a perch, it’ll be a memorable moment when you hook your first catch.

During our family fishing lessons, you will learn:

  • how to bait your rod
  • about basic rod setup
  • how to remove the hook from the mouth of the fish
  • the rules and how to stay around our lakes

Typically, prices start at £9.50 per person and we will provide everything you need for a day’s fishing (but this is subject to availability, so check before you book)

This usually includes:

  • 20mins one-to-one tuition and the remainder of the day fishing with help when required.
  • All equipment (set up) and bait
  • Permission to fish

You can read more about our fishing lakes or if you’re already an experienced angler coming to Cofton with the family.

Book your fishing experience using our online activity booking system

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 to fish in the future, find out more here.