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Derbyshire Fishing, Angling, Fly fishing, Sea Fishing, etc

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Find all kinds of Fishing activities in Alfreton, Swadlincote, Ilkeston, Ripley etc

For fishermen who are interested in quietly sitting on the bank of a small pool, standing waist high in waders in a swift-flowing river, or fighting to land a large fish out at sea, this page is intended to list all the fishing venues in the area.

Derbyshire Angling

blank tabCRICH LANE FARMAngling
Moorwood Moor Lane, Wessington, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 6DU
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Crich Lane Farm is a 17th Century farmhouse set in 30 acres of countryside with easy access to Chatsworth House, Alton Towers and Gulliver's Travels. ALL of our new rooms come with underfloor heating (individual thermostats), Flatscreen televisions and rustic Indigo furniture designed for the utmost in comfort and style. One of our luxury rooms is a suite with king-size bed and seating area, and the luxury family suite boasts a king-size bed with 2 seating areas. Crich Lane Farm also provides camping facilities with electric hook-up for CL members only, some hardstanding. On site fishing at £5.00 per rod, per day, open to the general public making Crich Lane Farm the all round perfect base for a relaxing break.
Tel: 01773 835186 or 07855 510187
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Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 8HZ
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Beehive Farm Woodland Lakes in the heart of the National Forest has spacious camping and caravanning pitches, with a selection of full hardstandings, hardstanding (onto grass), grass with electric hook-up or grass without, plus an Adult Only area. Excellent Kids play area within the petting farm which can be used for just a small entrance fee. Three well-stocked lakes for an excellent day's fishing at Beehive Farm, ideal for a quiet day alone or club competitions. The Horseshoe, Botany Bay and new Jubilee Lakes are popular with local fisherman. Fishing is permit only and several club competitions and open matches take place during the year. Beehive Farm is also ideal for those wishing to visit Drayton Manor and Alton Towers.
Tel: 01283 763981
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Manor Floods

Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Tel: 07966 871623      E-mail:

A large round pond with plenty of fechers shallow but full of fish. Pike to 13lb, carp to 26lb, bream to 13lb, tench to 7lb, roach to 3lb, Perch, Chub, Gudgeon, Crucian Carp.

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Coopers Arms Pond

Weston on Trent, Derby, Derbyshire
Tel: 01332 665574     Mobile: 07976 982081 

1.5 acre lake with small island situated in one of the nicest areas of Derby. Bream 4lb, carp 25lb, tench 6lb,+ roach, rudd, perch, gudgeon & occasional orfe.

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Allestree Lake

Allestree Park, Duffield Road, Allestree, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 2EU
Tel: 01332 367800    E-mail:

A decent sized lake of about 7 acres. Set in a wonderful country park and situated next to an 18 hole golf course. Lots of carp ranging from 5 to high 20's. Many jack pike of around 6 - 7 lb. Could contain large pike up to 30 lb. Large bream and tench can be had when they are located.

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Butterly Reservoir

Butterly Hill, Ripley, Derbyshire
Tel: 01773 745837    E-mail: 

Large reservoir with a bridge separating the pond in to two sections, Ripley and Swansick sides. Pike to 40lb , carp , bream , perch , tench. Day tickets available. Night fishing possible. Suitable for disabled anglers.

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Staunton Harold Reservoir

Calke Road, Melbourne, Derbyshire
Tel: 01332 703202    Fax: 01332 694311 

This 209 acre reservoir provides footpaths and nature walks which link to Calke Abbey. A new visitors centre includes an information room with exhibits and 3-D models. Open April to Oct, 7am to dusk, Nov to Mar 9am to 4pm. Small car park charge.

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Derbyshire Trout Fishery @ Carsington Water

Carsington Water Visitor's Centre, Carsington, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1ST
Tel: 01629 540478

Carsington Water is a predominantly brown trout fly only fishery with 11,000 brown trout and 1,000 rainbows being introduced each season. The water is 741 acres and set in typical Derbyshire rolling hills.

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Barlow Trout & Coarse Fishery

Mill Farm, Crow Hole Barlow, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 7TJ
Tel: 0114 289 0543 / 0114 352525   E-mail:

On the edge of the Derbyshire Peak District, Barlow Trout and Coarse Fishery is set in 50 acres of beautiful, secluded valley. Comprising of holiday cottages, a camping club site, four trout lakes, four coarse lakes and a fresh water brook, the fishery is situated only four miles from Chesterfield and ten miles from Sheffield City Centre. The fishery can be reached in around 15-20 minutes from junction 29 of the M1 motorway, Day tickets are available for fly fishing, from £6 per day, and coarse angling from £4 daily. Facilities include ample car parking, a log-cabin snack bar, toilets and rod hire. Fly fishing tuition is bookable by appointment and general advice is always freely available. Disabled anglers will find concrete pegs and flat and easy access to the coarse lakes. The lakes are open all year from dawn to dusk.

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Holymoorside Dam

Holymoorside, Nr Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Tel: 01246 559 480  (Chesterfield Angling Centre)    

1 acre mill pond with room for approx 25 anglers. quiet picturesque setting. Tench to 5lbs, roach to 1lb, carp to 15lbs, perch to 1lb, chub to 3lbs, rudd to 12oz, bream to 5lbs and gudgeon. This water is open all year. Night fishing is possible on this water. This water is suitable for disabled anglers.

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Carsington Water

nr Clay Cross     Tel: 01629 540696    

200 acre reservoir owned by Severn Trent Water set in woodland and upland pastures. Clear water. No wading. Rainbows and Browns stocked every autumn to allow fish to mature and grow.

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Press Manor Trout, Carp and Coarse Lake Complex

Wingerworth, nr Chesterfield, S45 0LQ
Tel: 07976 306073     Email:

The Fishery has 3 lakes; A 5 acre trout lake, a 3 acre Carp Lake and 3 acre Coarse lake. In beautiful surroundings set on the edge of the Peak District National Park. This water is suitable for disabled anglers. Rainbow, Brown, Tiger and Brook stocked weekly with fish averaging 1.5lbs. Fishery record 10lb 8oz Rainbow, 5lb 8oz Brown, 5lb Brook and 1lb 4oz tiger.

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