Where can you fish on the River Nene?

April 12, 2020 Off By idswater

Where can you fish on the River Nene?


  • Barnwell Lakes.
  • Barnwell River Nene, Backbrook & Princess Lake.
  • Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park.
  • Blue Lagoon.
  • Brian Crowhurst Ringstead Fishery.
  • Canons Ashby Estate Lakes.
  • Castle Ashby Fisheries.
  • Elinor Trout Fishery.

Can you fish on the River Nene?

About River Nene Can you fish in River Nene? River Nene is a stream in England, United Kingdom. The most popular species caught here are Northern pike, European perch, and Chub. 67 catches are logged on Fishbrain.

What fish live in the River Nene?

Adam Milling with a brace of River Nene Pike – Note the excellent fish care & soft matt in use….All hold a wealth of coarse fish including but not limited to:

  • Carp (common & Mirror)
  • Crucian Carp.
  • Chubb.
  • Bream (Skimmers & double figure specimen fish)
  • Tench.
  • Roach.
  • Rudd.
  • Dace.

Are there Barbel in the River Nene?

A good early-season River Nene barbel caught by Richard Lee. Those who continue to say the River Nene is now a shadow of its former self have had to eat their words as the river produced what has to go down as one of the best opening weekends we have known for many a year.

Can you fish at Billing Aquadrome?

Billing Aquadrome is one of UK’s finest Northamptonshire fishing lakes for angling families. In total we have over 10 quality stocked lakes on park. 4 of these lakes offer exceptional access to fish plus you can choose to fish on the banks of the River Nene.

How do I get to Castor backwater?

Castor Backwater and Main River This fishery is accessed from the bottom of Station Road, Ailsworth PE5 7AH where parking is available on the roadside. Once parked, cross the Nene Valley Railway line using the pedestrian gate and then through the green metal entrance gate.

How deep is the river Nene?

From its source at Arbury Hill to Northampton, the river falls a total of 300 feet (91 m) in 17 miles (27 km). For the remainder of its course, the Nene falls less than 200 feet (61 m).

Where is Castor backwater?

Can you swim in the lakes at Billing Aquadrome?

Family Fun at Billing Aquadrome The park is nestled in the Northamptonshire countryside, surrounded by lakes and woodland. With the park being built around an Aquadrome, there’s plenty of water-based fun to be had. From fishing to swimming in our leisure centre’s swimming pool.

Where is the river Nene?

River Nen, also spelled Nene, river rising in the East Midlands, England, flowing 90 miles (145 km) from limestone uplands in a generally northeastward course to The Wash, a shallow North Sea inlet. It flows past Northampton and Oundle to Peterborough in a broad valley.