Esthwaite Water Trout Fishery


The Boat House, Ridding Wood, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0QF

Fishery Information

Located in the quaint village of Hawkshead, Esthwaite Water offers excellent trout and pike fishing to anglers. Situated between Windermere and Coniston, you can get to the venue by taking the car ferry from Windermere across to Far Sawrey and then follow the B5285 up to the lake’s edge.

Tuition is also available for anglers who would like to learn or improve their fishing techniques.

What size do the fish go to?

We couldn’t find any information about the size of fish present in this fishery.

What tactics work well?

We couldn’t find any information about the tactics that work well for fishing on site.

What facilities are on site?

On-site facilities include parking, public toilets, shops, pubs and cafes. Boats are also available for hire.

Is parking available?

Parking is available both in the villages of Near Sawrey on the southern end of the lake and at Hawkstead on the northern end of the lake. There is also a small pay and display car park on the shore of the lake on the Southwestern end at Ridding Wood.

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