Yew Tree Tarn


Coniston, Cumbria LA21 8DP

Fishery Information

Located in Cumbria, Yew Tree Tarn is regarded as one of the most photographed tarns in Lakeland. Controlled by the Coniston, Torver and District Angling Association, this water comes close to Mount Fuji in the world snapshot rankings and is home to stunning brown trout. Only fly fishing is allowed on this water.

Day permits are available for non-members and can be purchased from the Coniston Tourist Information Centre.

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?

Fly fishing techniques work well for fishing on this water. Much of the water is surrounded by woodland or marshy banks and it pays to wear waders. The tarn is shallow and weedy in places and best fished with floating line and nymphs or dries. All the standard patterns work and results will depend on how well you use them.

What facilities are on site?

We couldn’t find any information about facilities available on site.

Is parking available?

We couldn’t find any information about parking available on site.

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