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Thornton Fly Fishery


Thornton, Leicester


Picturesque 75 acre Fly Fishery in the
midlands with 2 miles of available
bank fishing & 20 boats for hire for
rainbow and brown trout fishing. Float
tubers are welcome. Tuition and
guiding available


There is a weekly stocking of rainbow
trout and the fishery enjoys stocks of
brown trout. Latest fishing report

The well stocked onsite tackle shop
caters for anglers of all abilities from
starter kit to an excellent choice of
flies from Fulling Mill and England
International Craig Barr. Snacks, ice
creams, hot and cold drinks are
available daily along with a range of
leisure items for the entire family to
enjoy their day out. Angler have the
opportunity to 'Try before you buy'
service for fishing rods. If required any
fly line purchased at the shop can be
fitted onto your reel.

Tuition is available and tailored to
anglers individuals needs. Beginner
lessons with all tackle provided to
more advanced tuition from single,
double haul and distance casting.
Guiding trips and refresher sessions
are also available. Gift vouchers are
available to purchase for tuition.Instructors

Non Fishing Activities
There are 3 seasonal recreational areas
with picnic sites and wonderful views
of the water. Car parking is free. Toilet
facilities with disabled access are
available in the fishing lodge. more information


Online Permits: All permits are for a
day only, a junior may share an adults
permit. (permits are not transferrable)

1 Fish Kill plus catch and release
2 Fish Kill plus catch and release
3 Fish Kill plus catch and release
4 Fish Kill plus catch and release
5 Fish Kill plus catch and release
6 Fish Kill plus catch and release

In addition to a permit, all anglers
aged 12 or over must also be in
possession of their own valid
individual Environment Agency rod
license,which if not already held can
be bought from the shop.

England/Stillwaters Beat

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Contact Details

Fishery Manager
Cambrian Fisheries
The Fishing Lodge
Thornton Reservoir
Reservoir Road,
LE67 1AR

Telephone 01530 230807