The North Tyne, one of the two sources of the River Tyne, is famous as a Salmon river. Flowing downstream from Kielder dam, its course carries it through beautiful countryside. This is a beautiful location with some excellent fishing.
Length of Fishing – 2km
Species present – Brown Trout
Dates available – 22nd March – 15th June
Rules – Fly Only at all times. All fish to be returned.
Banks included – Right bank only
Maximum no. of anglers – 2
Upstream limit – Opposite the fence line on the left bank upstream of the Riverdale Hall Hotel
Downstream limit – At the end of the small wood on the right bank
Where to Park – Park on the grass in the farm yard, not in the turning circle. Access is between the black shed on the left and the sheep pens on the right. Close all gates and follow fence to the river(200m) where there is a small gate on the right, some 25m past the field gate.
Other information – Accommodation is available at www.hesleysidehuts.co.uk
Directions – Eals beat is accessed from the B6320 just south of Bellingham. It is the first farm track on the left after Bellingham bridge and is signed for Eals Farm.