blog category: Chalkstream Fishing

Newton Stacey, River Dever & Test, Chalkstream fishing, Aardvark McLeod

We are very fortunate to have secured some additional chalkstream mayfly openings on the river Test, Anton and Nadder for 2017 in the prime period. The River Test must be the most famous trout fly fishing river in the world not only for the quality of the fish but also for the past literary history… Read More>>>


River Kennet Brown Trout Chalkstream fishing Aardvark Mcleod

Aardvark McLeod will once again be running a one day Chalkstream Fly Fishing Masterclass this year to be held on the 29th April. Previously held on the chalkstreams of Hampshire this year we are heading slightly north to the River Kennet. By choosing an earlier date in the year we feel we can best prepare… Read More>>>


Wherwell, River Test, Aardvark Mcleod

The Chalkstreams of Berkshire and Hampshire offer easy access from London if you are looking to escape the city air for a day of trout fishing. Most offer a great opportunity to be on the rivers in just a little over 1 ½ hours from central London.. The rivers Lambourn and Anton are first to… Read More>>>


River Anton Chlakstream Fishing - Arrdvark Mcleod

The River Anton flowing through Goodworth Clatford is one of the four substantial tributaries of the River Test, joining the main river above Stockbridge close by to the Mayfly pub. This delightful chalkstream can be reached from central London in just over 1 ¼ hours by car or alternatively by train to Andover station. The… Read More>>>


River Nadder Compton Chamberlayne Aardvark Mcleod

River Nadder – Compton Chamberlayne Estate Often overlooked when booking fly fishing on the Hampshire and Wiltshire streams the river Nadder at Compton Chamberlayne offers some exceptional sport especially during the Mayfly period. Hatches of this fly tend to start just a little later than the rivers to the east including the Test and Avon…. Read More>>>