Fishing training course

In the department of the Pyrénées Atlantiques and in particular the valley of the ‘Gave d'Oloron' you will find one of the most interesting first category fishing areas in the whole of France. Here you will find nature at it's wildest. You will experience an emotional and physical, sporting and good humoured welcome, much like the people of the South West!


Training course, discovery, initiation, improvement / Brown Trout on fly, / Salmon on fly, two handed cast, spey cast…

  • Come with us and discover our rivers and we will show you the best places of all to fish.
  • We will introduce you to all contemporary techniques for fishing for the salmon family in an exceptional environment.
  • You can improve your fly-fishing or other techniques and perfect your expertise in these, fishing for some of the most beautiful wild trout in France.
  • Control the two handed cast (Spey cast , Roll cast etc. ) and you will be able to stalk the atlantic salmon as it migrates up two mythical rivers, among the nicest in Europe for their diversity.


Guide fees per angler
  1/2 day 1 day 5 days
1 angler 140€ 220€ 980€
2 anglers 110€ 160€ 600€
Groups, thanks in advance to contact me for a quote.


Training course "Brown Trophy", Fly fishing, stalking only the biggest wild brown trout on large rivers.

  • A true experience for anglers with nerves of steel !
  • Practiced ethically to preserve the environment : catch and release of course…
  • Huge wild fish in secret and difficult to reach places !
Guide fees per angler
  1/2 day 1 day
1 angler 150 € 240 €
2 anglers 120 € 170 €


Included: Loan of equipment, consumables, flies and baits.

Not included: Fishing permit, transport, accomodation, meals and drinks.

Hervé Baltar

Fishing guide

Hervé Baltar, Moniteur guide de pêche...

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