Meon Springs Fly Fishery


Whitewool Farm, East Meon, Petersfield, ​Hampshire GU32 1HW, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Featuring four lakes at the headwaters of the River Meon, the Meon Springs Fly Fishery is one part of a larger complex. The facility is a full-blown farm in the Upper Meon Valley, complete with cattle and crops. It offers fishing, glamping, and self-storage for patrons and is ideal for corporate getaways.

Meon Springs offers a focus on education, which is why the offer instruction on various subjects – including fly fishing.

That makes the Meon Springs Fly Fishery a great spot for the novice angler.

The four spring-fed lakes including two catch-and-take spots and one catch-and-release section known as Meon Beat. The latter is well-stocked with plenty of feisty brown trout.

The Whitewool and Coombe lakes provide plenty of catch-and-take action, with a vigorous stock of rainbow trout.

What size do the fish go to?

Rainbow trout in the catch-and-take lakes are weighing in at over two pounds.

What tactics work well?

The good people at Meon Springs Fly Fishery love to teach, which makes fishing at this spot as much an educational experience as any. Novice anglers or those with no experience at all would be well served checking out fishing schools at Meon.

There are various tuition options at this site, including a taster session for those who may not be sure about a commitment and a more extensive one-on-one session.

What facilities are on site?

The Meon Springs Fly Fishery is a very modern facility, with plenty to do. There are glamping accommodations on the site, as well as cycling paths, clay shooting, yurt stays, and a fishery lodge that includes complimentary coffee and tea.

Is parking available?

There is parking at the Meon Springs Fly Fishery.

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