Fishing in Cumbria

The Lake District is a magically beautiful region of high peaks, open fells, lakes and sparkling rivers that offers some tremendous fishing amidst scenery that is both spectacular and intimate. Those seeking quieter places can also find far less frequented areas of Cumbria with unique qualities of their own such as the Eden Valley, the West Cumbrian coast and the western parts of the Yorkshire Dales. Wherever you aim to fish in Cumbria we hope you find this website the perfect place to start planning your next trip .

Fishing in the Eden Valley

Cumbria has more fishing waters than any other county in England, with the River Eden at its heart. It is considered one of the best salmon rivers in the north of England and holds the record for the largest fly caught salmon in the country. The wild trout provide a real challenge, especially on some of the remote parts of the river, and the abundance of grayling means that you can enjoy fishing the Eden all year round! Coarse anglers can find Chub and Dace on the rivers and Pike, Perch and Roach on [...]