Local By Laws Apply
Anglers must be in possession of a current EA licence.
Currently only 4 salmon may be retained from the river Lune system per year.
Regulations for methods of fishing
- Spinning and worm fishing is only permitted when the river height exceeds 1 ft. 6 ins on the Caton gauge (above the red band on markers).
- Any fish caught on worm whether killed or returned alive shall count towards the 4 fish bag limit.
- Worm fishing for salmon is only allowed between June 16th. and October 14th. inclusive.
- No prawn or shrimp fishing at any time.
- All hen fish caught from October 15th. to the end of the season shall be returned.
The season for salmon is from 1st February to 31st October
The season for migratory trout is from 1st April to 30th September
The season for non-migratory trout is from 15th March to 30th September
Incidents of poaching and pollution should be reported to the E.A. Hotline 0800 80 70 60