Fishing at Kielder and Fontburn

Leaplish Waterside Park
NE48 1BT

0845 155 0236

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Northumbrian Water trout fisheries in the north east of England has built up a well deserved reputation for offering top quality fishing.

Kielder Water is a boat fishery, and with over 2,000 acres of water to explore you can try a different spot every time you fish. With a fleet of 15 fully equipped motor boats, the huge lake offers exhilarating fishing for both enthusiast and competition anglers alike. Bank anglers are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a spot with access to around 20 miles of shoreline along the Lakeside Way. Please check with the on site rangers for further details.

Fontburn Reservoir is a smaller water and has a reputation as being a friendly, family orientated fishery. It is located within easy reach of Tyneside and offers top class fishing for fly and bate anglers alike. Many of Fontburn’s trout are stocked from our own on site fish farm.

Fishing with Northumbrian Water offers many benefits including: Free fishing for under 18s* Two children under 18 years of age can go fishing for free on a parent or guardian day permit costing £23. Family permits are also available allowing any number of children aged under 18 years to fish for £35. Loyalty card Come fishing seven times and your eighth visit is free. That’s a saving of £3.28 per visit and there’s no limit to the number of times you can claim. Register for your free loyalty card in the fishing lodge and swipe it on each visit to receive your free day's fishing.

Ticketing and entry prices for Fishing at Kielder and Fontburn

Type Entry for Guide price
Single 1
day ticket
(Family and couple permit)
day ticket
day ticket
(Season permit)
annual pass
Car parking available at Fishing at Kielder and Fontburn Fishing Activity Car parking available



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