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Fishing May 2016

With a rod licence anyone can fish from Norby weir to near Thirsk library but the rest of the river is controlled by clubs, details on the Clubs leaflet.

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Thornton Steward Reservoir

Bedale DL8 5ND. Tel 0191 4150728 Email admin@_;

South of A684 between Bedale and Leyburn. Day tickets 1 Mar-30 Nov, 8am to sunset, from Gillans Sports, High St, Leyburn, Constable Burton caravan park or Crakehall service station in season.

Boroughbridge, York

Fish 'n' Things

5 Horsefair, Bridge Street, Boroughbridge, York YO51 9AA. Tel 01423 324776

Live bait. Administer angling around Boroughbridge, as are day and weekly tickets for the Ure from Ripon to Newby Hall. The river contains deep and shallow stretches - pike, chub, perch, barber and more swim in the river.

Crakehall, Bedale

Burtree House Caravan Park

Crakehall, Bedale DL8 1LB. Tel 01677 422833 Email burtreehouse1@_;

Coarse fishing. Day tickets, discount for on site anglers.

Easingwold, York

Thornton Lodge Lakes

Thornton Lodge Farm, Easingwold, York YO61 3QA. Tel 01347 821306 Email enquiries@_;

Two freshwater fly fishing lakes. Open all year round from dawn to dusk and there is a fishing lodge with tea and coffee making facilities as well as a toilet. Fly Fishing courses.

Osgoodby, Thirsk

Low Osgoodby Fishing Lake

Alma House, Mount Pleasant Farm, Osgoodby, Thirsk YO7 2AL. Tel 01845 597601 / 01845 597241 Email lowosgoodbygrange@_;

Open all year 8am-dusk, fly fishing.

Scruton, Northallerton

Stonebridge Fishing Lakes

Fleetham Lane, Scruton, Northallerton DL7 0RR. Tel 01609 748818

Open all year 8.30am to dusk, check website for details as some lakes currently closed. Fly and coarse fishing, evening tickets available. Toilets, lodge provides hot drinks & assorted snacks. Camping and caravan pitches with electric hook up.

Sessay, Thirsk

The Oaks Lakes

Sessay, Thirsk YO7 3BG. Tel 01845 501321 Email theoakslakes@_;

Pleasure & match fishing. Open 6am-9pm during summer. Dawn to dusk in winter. Coarse (carp, roach, ide, tench, perch, bream, rudd). Pay on bank or café. Toilets, snack bar, 10 lakes. Fishing tackle shop open 7 days.

Masham, Ripon

Leighton Reservoir Fly Fishing

Healey, Masham, Ripon HG4 4LS. Tel 01765 689024 Email debbie.dixon@_;

Mid March to end October. £25, senior/disabled £20, evening/under 16 £15


Humphrey & Tilly

37 Market Place, Thirsk YO7 1HA. Tel 01845 527120 Email info@_;

Selling Fly Fishing tackle and clothing

Tollerton, York

Tek2 Fly Fishing

Green View, Tollerton, York YO61 1PX. Tel 01347 838794 Email jeff.metcalfe1@_;

Professional fly fishing tuition, fly casting instruction and guiding for wild Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout and Grayling on Yorkshire rivers and still waters. Coaching for individuals and groups. Can tailor an event to meet needs. Novice Courses.

Tollerton Ponds

Brickyard Farm, York Road, Tollerton, York YO61 1RA. Tel 01347 838115 Email moorgary250@_;

Coarse fishing. Over 70 very spacious fishing pegs. We have open matches on a Monday for the over 50s only. Wednesday & Saturday matches for 18s and over. Match bookings welcome. Car parking in the complex making easy access for disabled anglers. Flush toilets & hook-ups for caravans. Static holiday rent. Open 7am-7pm, or dusk.

Yafforth, Northallerton

Parklands Coarse Fishery

Yafforth Rd, Yafforth, Northallerton DL7 0LQ. Tel 01609 779140/07519 167196 Email parklands4u@_;

Outskirts of Northallerton. 2 fishing lakes with 52 fishing platforms. Carp-Common, (Mirror and Ghost), Roach, Rudd, Barbel, Tench, Bream, Chubb, Golden Orf. Fishing tackle shop, touring caravan park and cafe on site.