Fishing at Rutland Water

Attracting anglers from across the UK and Europe, both beginners and those with a lifelong passion for fishing enjoy the exceptional fishing opportunities on offer at Rutland Water. Although predominately a Trout fly fishery we do allow Predator fishing at certain times of the year. 

For those keen to hit the water, the Rutland Water Fishing Lodge is your starting point for boats, permits, tackle and tuition. Contact us or call 01780 686441 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

Find out more about Rutland Water fishing by exploring the boxes below…

Trout Fishing

Internationally recognised, Rutland Water’s fly fishing offers an exciting challenge for everyone, from experienced anglers to beginners.

Rutland Trout and Coarse Fishing

Predator Fishing

Rutland hosts some brilliant predator fishing, offering the real possibility of multiple catches of Zander and the possibility of a specimen Pike.

Rutland Predator Fishing

Boat Handling Sessions

No matter how competent an angler you are, safety comes first when you are on the water. We recommend that anyone intending to boat fish on our waters undertakes our introduction to boat handling course.

Rutland Boat Handling Sessions

Local Clubs

While many people are attracted to angling by the peace and solitude it offers, it can also be a great way to meet new people and become part of a like-minded community. 

Local Clubs

Fly Fishing Holidays

Fly fishing holidays provide a fantastic opportunity to relax, unwind and leave those everyday stresses behind.

Fly Fishing Holidays

Learn to Fish

New to fly fishing? Could you benefit from fishing lessons? Get to grips with the basics and learn some handy hints and tips with our fly fishing beginners course. 

Learn to Fish

Anglian Water Airflo International

Our international fly-fishing championship, sponsored by Airflo, will once again see anglers come together to test their fishing abilities with a new format introduced for 2020.

Anglian Water Airflo International
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.