Fishing at Pitsford Water

With a beautiful setting and clear waters, Pitsford Water’s bank and boat fishing reputation has grown to be some of the best fly fishing for trout and predator fishing in the country.

The 2018/19 season runs between 24th February 2018 and 31st January 2019.During December and January boats are available and the lodge is open daily 8am - 9am; closed Christmas Day.

The 2019/2020 season commences on 23 February 2019. Surface feeding fish make things interesting from the banks at both ends of the season. And, with plenty of nooks, crannies, bays and points, the reservoir is full of surprises the year round, from bank or boat.

For those keen to hit the water, the Pitsford Water Fishing Lodge is your starting point for boats, permits, tackle and tuition. Contact us or call 01604 781350 for more information or to book your boat and why not pop over to  our news page for the latest fishing reports from our waters.

Please follow our guidelines on Biosecurity procedure when you fish at Pitsford Water.

Trout Fishing

The clear Pitsford Water is well-regarded by anglers the world over. It’s a tranquil scene, well stocked with rainbow and brown trout and attracting anglers of all abilities and ages.

Pitsford Water Park Trout Fishing

Predator Fishing

At Pitsford Water, you’re looking at some of the best pike and perch fishing in the country.

But don’t be surprised if you end up landing a whopper.

Pitsford Water Predator Fishing

Boat Handling Sessions

We want anglers to get the most out of their time on the water, so our qualified fishing instructors run regular courses during the summer, teaching you how to handle our boats safely and correctly.

Boat Handling Sessions

Learn to Fish

With the right professional pointers, your catch rate should improve and you’ll enjoy your fishing even more.

Our experienced, qualified instructors run beginners’ courses at Pitsford Water throughout the year. 

Learn to Fish

Fly Fishing Holidays

 If angling is your thing, our waters make the best fishing holidays. They’re great value and you can mix and match your break to take in any of our waters.

Fly Fishing Holidays

Local Clubs

No matter your level of experience, joining a fishing club can lead to greater enjoyment of the sport and is a great way to socialise with like minded anglers. 

Pitsford Water Local Clubs

Anglian Water Airflo International

Our international fly-fishing championship, sponsored by Airflo, will once again see anglers come together to test their fishing abilities in 2018.

Anglian Water Airflo International