PLEASE PRE-BOOK ALL FISHING
(Over 18s only)
Fishing on our lakes is available throughout the year weather permitting. (Call before travelling to avoid disappoinment)
Booking prior to arrival is essential, payment in advance required.
Adults Only (Over 18's).
Consideration and respect of all other people must be exercised at all times, please help fellow anglers where possible and allow walkways for others around the lake and paths when fishing.
Bivvies to be located to the back of walkways enabling people to walk in front before setting up Bivvies please ask regarding location, as moving them later is more difficult- only single person bivvies are allowed, unless prior agreed.
Licences and line/rig set-up to be shown on arrival.
Large padded Unhooking mats or preferably cradles must be used on both lakes for all fish (minimum size 650mm x 1000mm x 50mm mats).
Barbless hooks only -
Keep nets are not allowed.
Large Carp Friendly landing nets must be used when fishing for larger fish and Carp.
All fish must be respected, handled with care and returned to the lake by gently lowering them into the water as soon as possible, throwing fish back no mater how large or small is not acceptable.
All landing nets & unhooking mats must be dipped in the tanks provided before starting to fish - nets and mats must be dry when you arrive to fish, if they are not, unfortunately you
will not be allowed to fish.
No use of Tiger Nuts or any other type of nut as bait or groundbait is allowed
No Bread to be used on hook or floating. Floating bait is not allowed
Random rig checks will be carried out - please do not be offended if asked, this may require you pulling your lines in.
Leaders/subline with safety break away must be used, fishing on mainline only is not permitted.
No surface fishing, 12 to 18 inches minimum between float and hook.
Safety release of lead weights in case of break off, no fixed lead rigs allowed.
Minimum 12Lb mainline to be used.
No braided mainline or leaders longer than 1m.
No leadcore leaders
Fish to be retained in a sling/landing net no longer than 15 minutes prior to weighing and photographing
You must be in posession of a carp care kit to fish our lakes.
Bait boats may be used carefully in your swim
Keep all damaged or sick fish and report immediately
Goundbait may only be used on a feeder or method rig.
No loose groundbaiting is allowed
Loose feeding with pellets or particles must be kept to absolute minimum
No braid to be used as mainline on either of our lakes (short lengths only)
Rods must not be left unattended at any time, lines to be taken in if you are more than 3 metres from your rods
All Carp weighing over 20Lb to be reported to the owners immediately.
ALL FISH CAUGHT IN OUR LAKES MUST BE RETURNED TO OUR LAKES.
We cannot guarantee that we will be able to recover lost boats, rods, lines etc and ask you to take care at all times; where recovery is carried out a charge of £10 may be applied.
No persons other than the owners may use the boat to recover equipment
Pegs and swims are to be left tidy, free from litter/rubbish, cigarette butts etc, all dropped bait is to be collected up and taken away. All anglers are asked to take all rubbish home with them, your area is to be kept tidy throughout the time you are fishing.
Leftover bait shall not be put in the lake or bins when you have finished fishing, we ask that you take this home and dispose of it with all other rubbish you may have.
No glass allowed around the lakes.
Radios must be kept at low volume
No bonfires are allowed whatsoever
All anglers fish at their own risk at Langdale Lakes. Cars and equipment are left at their owners risk.
No vans/trucks are allowed, all cars are to be parked as directed on arrival
Please drive slowly (max 5mph) within the grounds of Langdale, for the safety and respect of everyone.
We cannot guarantee that you will catch any of our wonderful fish, we do however hope you enjoy being at the quite, friendly environment of Langdale...... and hopefully also catch some fish.
Any person not complying with these rules will be asked to leave
Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times & mess must be cleared away