Houghton Lodge River Test

Fishery Rules

Please read and abide by these rules:

  1. All rods must be in possession of a valid Environment Agency rod licence.
  2. Fishing from Houghton Lodge bank only, true right bank. Please do not cross to opposite bank which does not belong to Houghton Lodge
  3. Upstream dry fly only until 30th June, thereafter nymph may be used.
  4. Bag limit, 2 brace per rod from Top beat and 1 brace per rod from Bottom beat.
  5. Gates must be left secured and boundaries respected.
  6. Catch and release is strongly encouraged with barbless or de-barred flies.
  7. All litter to be removed must be removed
  8. Only use designated car parking spaces.
  9. No Dogs as meadows may contain livestock.
  10. For your own and others safety whilst fishing please read our Risk Assessment HERE before commencing fishing.
  11. Please complete fishery return book before departure.
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