Fishing at Bellingham

Occupying a privileged location in the North Tyne Valley, within easy reach of the best of Northumberland. For those of you who like to combine a spot of fishing with your camping break you will be spoilt for choice in the local area with Kielder Water, North and South Tyne River within easily accessible.

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Bellingham Fishing Fact File

Information provided below relates to fishing on the North Tyne.

On-site fishing No, fishing available on the North Tyne River adjacent to the campsite
Season 01/03/2019 - 31/10/2019 
Licence required Yes, a rod licence from the Environment Agency available at the Post Office. Permit require and available from the village post office or the Riverdale Hall Hotel.
Type of fishing Game
Where North Tyne River
Water depth Varies according to the weather conditions and outflow from Kielder Reservoir.
Type of fish Salmon, Brown and Sea Trout
Is the water well stocked? Yes
Permitted bait None
Number of swims/pegs n/a
Cost per day

Permits from Post Office: £25 per rod per day Sept-Feb and £12 at other times of the year.
Permits from Riverdale Hall Hotel: from £35 per rod per day (May) to £90 per rod per day (October).

Keep or release Keep
Exclusive to campers No
Any restrictions Limit on number of people fishing per day
Nearest tackle shop Newcastle or Rothbury or Hexham
Recorded top weight 30lb salmon