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“john”(18 reviews)
We are fully licensed and professional level 2 coaches that run sessions at one of the best fisheries in the country. Whether it's your first time fishing or want to improve on a particular skill, we can guarantee you will have a day full of fun and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
2 Nightingales Aimes Green | Lake John Fishery, Galley Hill, Waltham Abbey EN9 2BJ, England
+44 7989 763449
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

The instructors Michael and John were very patient in repeating to kids all instructions , had the best fishing gears for great learning and very good teachers. They encouraged independent supervised fishing which they thoroughly enjoyed!

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience my boys haven’t stopped talking about it. John is great with them and explained everything so well. Going back for more. Can’t recommend enough.

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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Had a great time with my 7 year old nephew. John was very welcoming, easy to get along with and gave clear instructions. It was extremely warm so was a nice day out and quite relaxing. A little snap of the rod by the nephew...More

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Thank kayodesulola
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We took 5 boys aged 12 for a birthday treat. It was brilliant. Birthday boy was keen fisherman but the others were new to it but all had a fantastic time and said they wanted to go for their birthdays too.

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Thank eleanorthomason
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Had a super day with John, it opening my eyes to what line and hook size you should use even large carp all day. John was great and would be happy to recommend him.

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Thank gfk1979
Reviewed 30 April 2018

After many years (50…) of not having undertaken any coarse fishing, I needed a refresher. I booked ‘the fishing experience’ with John Bassili, which was extremely helpful and helped me after so many years of absence. It was thoroughly enjoyable and I would highly recommend...More

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Thank panoskaramani
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My son had the best time with 'the fishing experience'. He and the two children he sat alongside caught plenty of fish, which was very satisfying for them, but he also learnt loads about the skills and knowledge required to catch them. I would thoroughly...More

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Thank carrieb120
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My daughter won a 3 hour fishing session and really enjoyed the experience of being able to be shown all that comes of fishing. Will be booking another session soon.

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Thank nataliecarpenter10
Reviewed 27 August 2017

My two boys aged 8 and 9 went on their first fishing class last weekend with the Fishing Experience. The boys have wanted to try fishing for some time but I didn't know where to start. Luckily I met John and booked a fishing morning...More

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Thank Sujatha C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

A really different experience and something lovely to do as a parent with your child - bonding and fun!

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