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Avon Dam

This reservoir sits in open moorland on South Dartmoor. Toilet facilities suitable for disabled people are situated in the car park. The fishery provides free wilderness brown trout fishing for wild fish from the bank and is available to holders of a valid Environment Agency Rod Licence (non-migratory).

Permitted angling methods at this reservoir include: spinning, fly or bait. ‘Catch and release’ option available (barbless hooks to be used), otherwise up to 4 fish over 7″ may be taken in a day. Free car parking.

Contact Info

Opening Hours

  • 15 March – 12 October
    9am - Dusk

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