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Fishing at Kielder Forest

If you enjoy fishing and hold a valid permit then you are welcome to  visit one of our scenic fishing spots. Why not try a different spot every time you fish!

Permits are available for fishing on the Kielder Burn (the confluence with River North Tyne upstream), Lewisburn and River Rede at Cottonshopeburn. Permits can be booked direct from the Fish Tyne website or by calling 01573 470612 during office hours.

Fishing on Kielder Reservoir is permitted via Northumbrian Water, please contact 01434 251000.

Activity information

Kielder Water and Forest Park, Kielder, NE48 1ER
Is this activity for you?
A permit is required to fish on the reservoir and streams in the Kielder area.