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Let’s Go Family Fishing events are fun, social & safe fishing days for family groups.

Come and try fishing at our quality assured angling events and get into angling. It’s a great way to get the whole family out there doing something different and will show kids new skills to learn in the outdoors – best of all it won’t cost you a penny!

Everything you need to catch your first fish or learn more about angling is provided and our friendly volunteers will make you really welcome.

So come on – Let’s Go Family Fishing!

Cost: FREE

Booking: None required – just turn up, sign-in and get fishing! The exact location of each of the sessions is posted on the Rutland Water Fly Fishers Facebook page prior to each event. Be sure to visit the page for detailed maps to the location.

Times: 10.00 – 12.00

Venue: Rutland Water, Fishing Lodge, Normanton Road, Edith Weston LE15 8HD

Type of Fishing: Game fishing

Event Website: www.rwff.org.uk/

Perfect for: Families of all ages and experience levels – complete newcomers very welcome! Parents and grandparents – just bring the kids along and have a go yourself – it doesn’t matter if you are an experienced angler yourself or a complete beginner – come and get fishing!

What happens on the day: The angling activities on offer are designed to encourage adults, children and young people to discover what angling is all about and take up angling. You’ll find out how to use fishing tackle and bait to catch fish and return them safely. Let’s Go Family Fishing Volunteers overseeing the event will also provide you with more info about your local club or fishery so you know how to go fishing again next time.

Tackle & bait: All equipment is provided, although participants are asked to bring hats and glasses.

Disability information: Our “Let’s Go Family Fishing” volunteers are provided with essential better practice guidance on working with and planning events for disabled people. Please check with the venue contact for specific details of facilities available.


Event Contact Enquiries & Bookings:
Chris Evans
Rutland Water Fly Fishers

Angling Trust Contact:
James Roche
07854 240 368
Partnership Development Manager (North)
Angling Trust