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Fishing in Northumberland

If you enjoy fishing, there are plenty of options open to you in Northumberland. Here are a few suggestions:

CONUNDRUM FISHERIES & FARM TRAIL

Loughend Farm, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1UT
Tel: 01289 306092 or Evening 01289 308000.
E-mail: info@conundrumfarm.co.uk 

Conundrum has a 4 and a half acre trout fishing lake full of rainbows, blues and browns offering great sport for both beginners and experienced fly fishermen. There is a licensed restaurant serving meals and light snacks.

Open from March to November.
 
 
DERWENT RESERVOIR

Tel: 0870 240 3549
E-mail: go.fishing@nwl.co.uk
Web: www.nwl.co.uk


Near Consett on the Durham/Northumberland border, The Derwent is one of the best-attended fisheries in the country. 

Fly-fishing and multi-bait. Basic tackle, tuition and food available. Rainbow trout and browns. 
 
SWEETHOPE FLY FISHING

Sweethope Harle, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE19 2PN
Tel: 01830 540349
E-mail: barbara.sunley@ray-estate.co.uk
Web: www.sweethope.co.uk

Rainbow, blue and trout fishing. Near Ridsdale, 8 miles south of Otterburn in the Cheviots. Bank and boat fishing (fly only). Motor boat available. Also salmon fishing on the River Tweed available.
 
 
FONTBURN RESERVOIR

Tel: 0870 240 3549
E-mail: go.fishing@nwl.co.uk
Web: www.nwl.co.uk

6 miles south of Rothbury in the Cheviots. Big trout, a fish over 20lbs was caught here in 2003. 

Fly-fishing and multi-bait. Rowing boats 
 
Bolam Lake Country Park

Near Belsay
Tel: 01661 881234

Pike, Perch and Rudd. 
 
KIELDER WATER

Tel: 0870 240 3549
E-mail: go.fishing@nwl.co.uk
Web: www.nwl.co.uk


23 miles of shoreline to fish , or take a fishing boat out onto the water. 

Rainbows  & wild browns also ensure good sport.
Fly fishing and multi-bait 
 
Queen Elizabeth II Park

Ashington

Lake fishing: Pike, Bream, Roach and Rudd. 
 
WHITTLE DEAN PONDS

Tel: 0870 240 3549
E-mail: go.fishing@nwl.co.uk
Web: www.nwl.co.uk


Roach, dace, perch and gudgeon. 

Call Northumbrian Water Leisure on 0870 240 3549 for further details.

 
 
 
 
 

 

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