Dartmoor: East Dart


Dartmoor: East Dart – Wallabrook

1km right hand bank

A small tributary offering challenging fishing for brown trout. The more accessible water is found in the 1km or so below Pizwell Br. on the right hand bank (looking downstream) and around Runnage Br. Only brook rods are needed..

Parking & Access

To fish the upper and middle reaches go to (Runnage Br.) and for the lower river go to (Pizwell Br.). N.B. There is no fishing on the left hand bank from Pizwell Br. down to the confluence with the E. Dart.

How to buy your Permit

To buy a Dartmoor permit please go to one of the agents shown on the map (below). You will be handed your fishing permit and blank catch return. Fill in your details on the permit and then get fishing…tight lines..! After fishing – complete a catch return (you could win a new fly rod!) – and drop it into one of the agents or post it to: Westcountry Rivers Trust, Rain-Charm House, Kyl Cober Park, Stoke Climsland, Callington PL17 8PH.

Beat Details

Trout: 15 Mar to 30 Sep Sea Trout: 15 Mar to 30 Sep Salmon: 1 Feb to 30 Sept Access: * * Fishability: * *

Dartmoor fishing prices

(season, week & day permits)

Salmon/sea trout (season): £150

Salmon/sea trout (week): £85

Salmon/sea trout (day): £30

Brown trout season: £70.

Brown trout week: £30

Brown trout day: £10

Please note: Westcountry Angling Passport tokens can be used to pay for Dartmoor fishing permits. Anglers must keep their fishing permit with them at all times when fishing. Please observe the conservation measures and regulations detailed overleaf. Anglers must complete a catch return – it is a requirement of your Dartmoor permit and can now be done online.

Fishing Guide Videos

There are a large number of video guides to fishing on Dartmoor streams. In this the Field Sports Channel try for a fish on the River Dart in Devon.

“It’s some of the best-value trout fishing in England and it is available thanks to the Duchy of Cornwall Estate, owned by HRH the Prince of Wales. But do we get one – or has His Royal Highness had the lot?”

Want to fish this beat...?

If you want to fish this beat, all you need to do is buy some tokens through this website and you can start packing your gear..!