OPENING TIMES AND PRICES

2018 Prices

NEWSFLASH - FONTBURN RESERVOIR CLOSED FROM 10 SEPTEMBER 2018 - learn more here.

Permit type Full day Concessionary Catch limit

Trout permit

NEW Two rod trout permit

Trout permit, November to start of 2019 season

£25

£29

£19

£23

£27

N/A

8 fish

8 fish

8 fish

Catch and release sporting permit, fly fishing only (7.00am until close - barbless hooks required) £17 N/A N/A
Family and couples permit* £39 N/A 12 fish

Credit cruncher permit (from 2.00pm)**

Credit cruncher two rod trout permit (from 2.00pm)**

£19

£23

N/A

N/A

4 fish

4 fish

Wild brown trout permit

NEW Fantastic four season permit, wild brown trout

£9

£90

£7

N/A

12 fish

N/A

Whittle Dene and Lockwood Beck coarse fishing permit

Credit cruncher Whittle Dene and Lockwood Beck coarse fishing permit (from 2.00pm)**

Fontburn and Derwent coarse fishing permit

NEW Pike permit, Scaling only

£7

£5

£10

£12

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Any number of children aged under 17 years can fish for free with a family permit. Up to two children under 17 can fish free when one parent/guardian buys a standard day permit.

* Cohabiting only, proof may be required i.e. a utility bill.

** Credit cruncher permits not available from November to start of season 2019. 

 

Opening dates and times

Trout fishing season opens Saturday 10 March 2018

Coarse fisheries open all year round, dawn until dusk

Wild brown trout fishing opens Thursday 22 March 2018 to Sunday 30 September.

 

NEW - Closing dates for trout fishing is now dependent on the location:

Derwent - Closes Thursday 28 February 2019

Fontburn - Closed from 10 September due to safety reasons

Kielder - Closes Friday 16 November 2018

Grassholme - Closes Friday 30 November 2018

Hury - Fly fishing only - open all year round

Scaling - Closes Wednesday 31 October 2018 (open all year round for pike fishing, see Scaling page for further details)


All visitor centres and fishing lodges are open from 8.00am weekdays, 7.00am weekends and bank holidays. Kielder Waterside shop opens at 6.00am, Tower Knowe Visitor Centre opens at 10.00am.

From 1 November opening times are 9.00am to 4.00pm at all visitor centres and fishing lodges until the season end dates shown above.

 

Day permits can be purchased from our visitor centres or fishing lodges on the day, or in advance online at www.fishpal.com or by contacting the visitor centres direct.

 

 

 

Boat hire Full day midweek Full day weekend Half day midweek
Kielder Water £15 £19 £12 (1 May - 30 Sept)


Full day - hire from 8.30am to 8.00pm.  Half day - hire from 8.30am to 2.00pm or 2.30pm up to 8.00pm.  Depending on sunset times.

 

Please note the car parking charges implemented across our Waterside Parks does not apply to anglers, as the cost is included in your fishing permit for the day.

 

 

Downloadable content


2018 Fishing Guide Fishing Guide 2018
Fishing Guide
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Downloadable content


2018 Fishing Guide Fishing Guide 2018
Fishing Guide
PDF | 1.02mb

 

 

 

 


 

OPENING TIMES AND PRICES

2018 Prices

NEWSFLASH - FONTBURN RESERVOIR CLOSED FROM 10 SEPTEMBER 2018 - learn more here.

Permit type Full day Concessionary Catch limit

Trout permit

NEW Two rod trout permit

Trout permit, November to start of 2019 season

£25

£29

£19

£23

£27

N/A

8 fish

8 fish

8 fish

Catch and release sporting permit, fly fishing only (7.00am until close - barbless hooks required) £17 N/A N/A
Family and couples permit* £39 N/A 12 fish

Credit cruncher permit (from 2.00pm)**

Credit cruncher two rod trout permit (from 2.00pm)**

£19

£23

N/A

N/A

4 fish

4 fish

Wild brown trout permit

NEW Fantastic four season permit, wild brown trout

£9

£90

£7

N/A

12 fish

N/A

Whittle Dene and Lockwood Beck coarse fishing permit

Credit cruncher Whittle Dene and Lockwood Beck coarse fishing permit (from 2.00pm)**

Fontburn and Derwent coarse fishing permit

NEW Pike permit, Scaling only

£7

£5

£10

£12

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Any number of children aged under 17 years can fish for free with a family permit. Up to two children under 17 can fish free when one parent/guardian buys a standard day permit.

* Cohabiting only, proof may be required i.e. a utility bill.

** Credit cruncher permits not available from November to start of season 2019. 

 

Opening dates and times

Trout fishing season opens Saturday 10 March 2018

Coarse fisheries open all year round, dawn until dusk

Wild brown trout fishing opens Thursday 22 March 2018 to Sunday 30 September.

 

NEW - Closing dates for trout fishing is now dependent on the location:

Derwent - Closes Thursday 28 February 2019

Fontburn - Closed from 10 September due to safety reasons

Kielder - Closes Friday 16 November 2018

Grassholme - Closes Friday 30 November 2018

Hury - Fly fishing only - open all year round

Scaling - Closes Wednesday 31 October 2018 (open all year round for pike fishing, see Scaling page for further details)


All visitor centres and fishing lodges are open from 8.00am weekdays, 7.00am weekends and bank holidays. Kielder Waterside shop opens at 6.00am, Tower Knowe Visitor Centre opens at 10.00am.

From 1 November opening times are 9.00am to 4.00pm at all visitor centres and fishing lodges until the season end dates shown above.

 

Day permits can be purchased from our visitor centres or fishing lodges on the day, or in advance online at www.fishpal.com or by contacting the visitor centres direct.

 

 

 

Boat hire Full day midweek Full day weekend Half day midweek
Kielder Water £15 £19 £12 (1 May - 30 Sept)


Full day - hire from 8.30am to 8.00pm.  Half day - hire from 8.30am to 2.00pm or 2.30pm up to 8.00pm.  Depending on sunset times.

 

Please note the car parking charges implemented across our Waterside Parks does not apply to anglers, as the cost is included in your fishing permit for the day.

 

 

Downloadable content


2018 Fishing Guide Fishing Guide 2018
Fishing Guide
PDF | 1.02mb

 

 

 

 


 

 

Downloadable content


2018 Fishing Guide Fishing Guide 2018
Fishing Guide
PDF | 1.02mb