2023 Mayfly Availability – Chalkstream Fly Fishing

The best mayfly chalkstream fly fishing 2022

Looking to book you mayfly dates for the 2023 chalkstream fly fishing season? With access to a number of first class private country estate locations set in the beautiful Hampshire, Wiltshire, Berkshire and Dorset countryside. We can cater for individual rod days and group days to larger corporate days suitable for all chalkstream fly fishing abilities.


The Magical Mayfly Hatch

Chalkstream fly fishing during the magical mayfly hatch is a truly special experience. For the avid anglers there is nothing quite like watching these large flies floating majestically down the stream to suddenly disappear as the neb of a large trout breaks the surface. Heart stopping moments.

It is possible to secure your preferred mayfly dates whether a single angler or group now. So do not hesitate to contact us for details on availability.

New available dates are being announced regularly at the moment so if you cannot see the date or river you would like to fish please do contact us for more details.

Prime Mayfly Fly Fishing Availability 2023:

WEEK: 8TH TO 14TH MAY 2023

Monday 8th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Tuesday 9th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Wednesday 10th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Thursday 11th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods

Friday 12th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods

Saturday 13th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Sunday 14th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods


WEEK: 15TH TO 21ST MAY 2023

Monday 15th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Tuesday 16th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Wednesday 17th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 rods

Thursday 18th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Friday 19th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Saturday 20th May:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods

Sunday 21st May:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 rods


WEEK: 22ND TO 28TH MAY 2023

Monday 22nd May:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Tuesday 23rd May:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Wednesday 24th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods

Thursday 25th May:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Friday 26th May:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Saturday 27th May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 rods

Sunday 28th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods


WEEK: 29TH MAY TO 4TH JUNE 2023

Monday 29th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Tuesday 30th May:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Wednesday 31st May:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 3 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Thursday 1st June:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Friday 2nd June:
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods

Saturday 3rd June:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 rods

Sunday 4th June:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods


WEEK: 5TH TO 11TH JUNE 2023

Monday 5th June:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Tuesday 6th June:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Wednesday 7th June:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Thursday 8th June:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Polhampton, River Test – 1 rod or 2 sharing
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Friday 9th June:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 2 rods
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Saturday 10th June:
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods

Sunday 11th June:
Testcombe, River Test – 2 to 6 rods
Wherwell Estate, River Test – 1 to 4 rods
Langford, River Wylye – 1 to 2 rods
Compton Chamberlayne, River Nadder – 2 to 6 rods


The weed cutting dates have been finalised for the 2023 season, view the River Test dates HERE.

For more information, further mayfly fishing 2023 availability or to book one of these days please do not hesitate to contact Olly Thompson or Alex Jardine, alternatively you can call our office on +44(0)1980 847389.

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