Chesters Trout Fishing


Chesters Trout
1.2 km both banks for wild brown trout. Fly only; 22nd March to 22nd April  full catch and release

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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. The Chesters is a famous beat situated below Chollerford Weir and extends down to Walwick Grange. The Passport beat includes both banks from Upper Island to Hodley Banks. With good streams and holding water containing good stocks of trout, ‘The Chesters’ offers a splendid opportunity to fish a very private beat.

Length of Fishing – 1.2 km

Species present – Trout

Dates available – 22 March – 22 April

Rules – Fly fishing only. No litter please.
Close all gates. No dogs, picnics or litter.

Banks included – Both banks

Maximum no. of anglers – 4

Upstream limit – Lone Tree, Upper Island

Downstream limit – Hodley Banks

Where to Park – Upper Hut, Waterside

Other information
Stick and buoyancy aid recommended
B&B accommodation available (email Food available at The George in Chollerford.

Directions – Take the B6318 west from Chollerford roundabout. Take the first left after 1/4 mile

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