Upstream Dry Fly

Dry Fly Fishing

Lower Test Beats: Nursling beats EXCLUSIVE TO UPSTREAMDRYFLY

We have the jewel in the crown of the lower river Test. Exclusive letting of the famous 'Little River' beat at Nursling. This historic and world renowned salmon and seatrout beat was fished by King George V and Sir Tommy Sopwith among others and offers unique sight fishing in clear chalkstream waters for both salmon and sea trout. Please contact Howard for booking details. Experience the excellent Nursling Mill Trout Beat too. Main river double bank fishing that is excellent value and has amazing mayfly hatches.


A 25lb salmon - our biggest salmon of the 2012 season at Nursling

A large Nursling [day time] sea trout in the net taken on a dry fly!

A beautiful sea trout from Cottage Hole Pool, Nursling

Landing a nice spring salmon - Little River beat, Nursling

John Burn's springer, Nursling Little River, Monday 13th June 2011

Catered lunch in the Nursling Lodge - please ask for details of our fantastic caterer

Landing a summer salmon - Nursling

Here she is

The Little Test beat downstream to Southampton dock cranes in the evening sunlight

The Little River beat

The Drawing Room Pool overlooked by the fishing lodge and patio

Chris Tarrant and Bob James - tea on the Little River beat

Chris Tarrant surveys the Little River beat in the spring

A 2013 Nursling Little River springer for Mr Stuart Davidson

Big water=Big Fish...Nursling Mill Pool

Cracking 16lb springer May 2015

River keeper Pete Farrow got Mark his first salmon May 2015