Ravensthorpe Trout Fishing

Trout fishing at Ravensthorpe is popular with anglers of all abilities, from those just starting out to seasoned anglers who enjoy a challenge.

What you need to know

Check out some facts and need-to-know information about trout fishing at Ravensthorpe:

  • The trout fishing season at Ravensthorpe runs from 23 February 2024 - 31 December 2025
  • Fly fishing can take place from both bank and boat
  • A variety of day ticket options are available, from kill tickets to C&R, covering all ages and abilities
  • Fishing permits are available from the lodge
  • Accompanied children can fish for free within the rules and limits of the permit. Age restrictions apply to boat fishing
  • We hold multiple fishing competitions every year across our waters, please click the following link to see 2023's competition calendar https://anglianwaterparks.co.uk/fishing/competitions
Anglian Water Stocking Policy 2024

Anglian Water Stocking Policy 2024

Book a Boat & Permit
Buy a Bank Ticket

Buy a bank ticket for use off the bank. Fly Fishing for Trout Only.

Buy a Ticket
Buy a Season Permit

See our selection of available season permits.

Buy a Season Ticket
Weekly Rod Average
Monthly Rod Average

Fishing Prices 2024

Permit Type
Day permit - Four fish plus catch and release at Ravensthorpe
Day permit - Two fish plus catch and release at Ravensthorpe
Sporting permit - Catch & Release - barbless flies only
Day boat Ravensthorpe
Single-man day boat
Half day boat (before or after 2pm)
Half day Single-manned boat
Winter boat (single man)
£24 (£16)
Wheelyboat (Blue Badge holders only)

Is Ravensthorpe Reservoir a suitable place to bring my children?

Our reservoir is a great place for the whole family to relax in and enjoy the pleasures of outdoor life. When it comes to fishing our waters, children 16 and under fish for free with a full paying adult and sharing the daily and season bag limit. Children 7 years and older may fish from a boat as long as they are accompanied by an adult (21+ years).

Our on-site facilities include the fishing lodge which is perfect for stocking up on flies and leaders as well as a place to grab a hot drink or ice cream. Car parking facilities and toilets are also available.

Season Permits 2024

Boat Limit
Bank Limit
Season Limit
Price (£ inc VAT)
1 Gold (ex Premium Season
8 + C&R
8 + C&R
2 Silver (ex Standard Season)
8 + C&R
6 + C&R
3 Bronze (ex Economy Plus Season)
4 + C&R
4 + C&R
4 Sporting (ex Economy Season)
1 + C&R
1 + C&R
5 Starter Season
1 + C&R
1 + C&R



  • A Passport style photo is required to purchase a season ticket
  • Season tickets can be paid for fully online or in the lodges
  • Payment plans are available in the lodges
  • Season tickets are valid from season opening until the 31st of January
  • Season ticket holders have unlimited visits to the fisheries through the season
  • Fly fishing for Predators is included on all Trout season tickets
  • Silver and Gold season tickets also allow Lure fishing for Predators
  • Season ticket holders receive free parking, and tackle discounts
  • Season ticket holders can also hire a key from us, giving them superior bank access.
Fishing, walking, cycling, water sports

Our water parks not only bring vital water resources for the region, but they also provide a fantastic day out for all the family.

Whether you're looking for an action-packed day on the water, a spot of fishing to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life, or simply want to enjoy a relaxing walk in beautiful surroundings, look no further than our fabulous water parks.

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