Alton Water Predator Fishing

With pike roaming the waters, predator fishing at Alton Water is exciting and full of challenges and if you are looking to put your fishing skills to the test, then predator fishing is the activity for you.

Do I need a permit for predator fishing?

Yes. As with all fishing at Alton Water, you need a permit to fish. Predator fishing at Alton is priced the same as our standard fishing permits:

Permit type
Price
Day ticket 2 rods in advance - Adult
£7.50
Day ticket 2 rods in advance - Concession
£6.50
Day ticket 2 rods purchased on the bank (no concession)
£20
24 hour season (no concession)
£140
Season ticket (dawn till dusk - 3 rods) adult
£60
Season ticket concession
£48

For the safety of the fish

We want you to get the most out of your visit, but we also want to ensure our fish are treated with respect. When in possession of a predator permit you must abide by the following rules:

  • Dead sea baits only
  • Landing nets and unhooking mats are required
  • No live baiting
  • Wire traces to be used when fishing for pike, zander and perch.

Click here to read or download the fishing rules for Alton Water

Is Alton Water the only place I can enjoy predator fishing?

No. Predator permits are available across many of the other Anglian Water Parks, including:

Fishing rules for our waters

Fishing rules for our waters