Fishing near Machynlleth

If you’d like to do some fishing while you’re staying at The Wynnstay, here are some suggestions.

The Dyfi

The Dyfi (Dovey) river is a world famous sea trout river. Day tickets available from Dyfi Fisheries.


Excellent lake for fly fishing, 20 minutes from Machynlleth:


Dolgellau Angling Association day tickets for salmon and Sea Trout on the Mawddach & Union Rivers, also Llyn Cynwch for trout (fly only areas, worming on the rest. No spinning). Tickets from newsagent in Dolgellau or Petrol Station outside.

A little further afield and for local information (and tackle, advice on flies etc.)


Gun & Tackle Shop

Sea fishing boats

Various boats go out from Aberdyfi and Aberyswyth.

More information

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