Fly fishing at Longparish Estate is a truly wonderful experience. Fly Odyssey has
access to several stretches of private estate water at this most famous chalk stream fishing
The gin clear water flows over waving beds of ranunculus and gravel holding wary Brown
Trout and Grayling.
The estate has approximately three quarters of a mile of fast riffles and slow runs and
you won’t be disappointed in either the fishing or the location.
The fishing is spread out around the estate allowing you plenty of
time for solitude and an array of possibilities on the different sections for your special day.
The estate offers days for a minimum of five rods and has a charming fishing lodge perfect for
- Premium chalk stream fly-fishing for Brown Trout
- Stunning location for corporate entertaining
- From 5 to 6 rods
- Spread out fishing with some wading and carriers
- Beautifully maintained estate
Charming accommodation at Watership Down Inn, in Laverstock, ten minutes from the beat with dinner/bed and breakfast packages. Fishermen's picnics available. Superb evening meals and location.
Bed & Breakfast is also available at Yew Tree Cottage in the village of Longparish very closely
situated to the fishing and there is a range of different types of accommodation in the town of Winchester
which is about a fity-five-minute drive.
Please contact us for more information.
The beat opens for fishing from 9:00am.
Opens 1st May and closes 30th September.
There are stocked Brown Trout from two pounds in weight, wild
Trout and the occasional Grayling.
The water is classic chalk stream fishing on the Upper
Test, with easy to sight-fishing and a variety of casting challenges but nothing that is too
The banks are mown and there are several classic chalk stream huts dotted around
As per all Fly Odyssey bookings, you will be provided with a comprehensive and detailed pre-trip fly-fishing guide.
- Price on application.
- We have two different price structures depending on the number of guides required, type
of lunch - Premium or standard BBQ plus wine selection/champagne and afternoon tea.
All necessary equipment for the day is included.
- Includes: all fishing, guides, catering, drinks, afternoon tea and loan of all necessary fishing equipment.
- Excludes: EA fishing licence and waders.
The Upper Test is approximately a one-hour and thirty minutes' drive from central London with easy access from the main motorways.
The rail service from London Waterloo to Winchester is continuous throughout the day and takes
approximately an hour.
Taxi service from Winchester to the beat takes about twenty five minutes.
Guides can also collect you from Winchester train station.