Fishing on the River Ribble in Lancashire
Ribchester & District Angling Club
RDAC offer some excellent stretches of fishing along the River Ribble including;
River Ribble, Ribchester two kilometres of single bank fishing between Ribchester Village and Redbank; details can be found here on the club page
www.radac.org.uk/ribchester.htm and fish in this stretch of the River Ribble include Chub, Barbel, Dace, Eels, Grayling and Dace plus of course Trout and Sea Trout so there is plenty to fish for in this beautiful River.
Some of the most scenic fishing in Lancashire and the UK, day tickets available.
All sections with the exception of the one listed below are members & their guests only
River Ribble Ribchester Tush Pool and Village Front (RDAC)
Day Tickets Day tickets for fishing this section of the River Ribble are available from the SPAR shop in Ribchester, opposite the Black Bull.
Adult, coarse and trout only – £5
Adult, salmon and sea trout – £10
Junior (under 14 years), coarse and non-migratory trout only – 50p
Approximately 400 yards of fishing called the Tush Pool & Village Front Stretch
Rules: Available here www.radac.org.uk/village%20front.htm
Your day ticket entitles you to fish the Village Stretch only. The upstream limit is marked by a concrete ‘tush’ at the top of the allot- ments; the downstream by rocks before the farm.
Tickle Trout M6 Junction 31 Samlesbury
Located behind the BP petrol station and Tickle Trout hotel the River Ribble here is available on a day ticket purchased from the petrol station. There is also a car car at the petrol station which i think is free for paying anglers.
This section (South side of the river) runs from Preston Road Bridge near the Petrol Station downstream to little brook and upstream from Preston Road Bridge to the back of Samlesbury School (approximately 1 mile) Postcode for Tickle Trout Section PR5 OUJ. See Day ticket below.
River Ribble Hurst Green
Warrington Anglers control a section of the Ribble know as Hurst Green details can be found here www.warrington-anglers.org.uk there are no day tickets this is a members only section, there are some interesting fish reports including Bream, Roach, Barbel, Dace, Chub, Pike and Carp! (though the Bream and Carp are unconfirmed) often held in some of the large pools along this section of the river.
There are access points at Clough Bank Farm (parking fee), Through House Farm (free parking) and the stretch of river is approximately 1.5 miles of single bank fishing, which also holds Trout, Sea Trout and Salmon. Its worth noting these sections of the Ribble can involve a bit of a walk.
River Ribble Church Deeps Preston
A section of the Ribble here is controlled by Southport and District Angling Association, some details can be found here www.sdaa.org.uk this is also a members only section and care is needed on this often steep banked, deep and tidal section of the River Ribble in Lancashire.
Big Barbel into double figures, Bream, Pike, Chub and Roach can all be caught fishing this section of the Ribble. Please note there is no night fishing, a key is available with membership for access and no dogs are allowed. The River controlled by SDAA is located off the B6230, Church Brow at Walton-Le-Dale
Prince Albert Angling Society
The prince Albert AS have some 15 or so fishing stretches on the River Ribble as listed below. The full membership is £120 per year though we understand there is a waiting list – you can apply online here www.paas.co.uk/membership/ click on the links below to visit the map on the Prince Albert Angling Society List.
|River Ribble||Brockholes Farm, Higher Preston||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Brockholes Farm, Lower Preston||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Red Scar Wood, Preston||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Broken Brows, Ribchester||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Madgell Bank, Ribchester||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||New Hall Farm, Ribchester||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Ribblesdale Farm||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Sandilands (Post Office)||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Lower House Farm||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Lower Madgell Farm||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Osbaldeston Hall||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Dobridding Wood||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Salesbury Hall, Dinckley||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Stainforth Hall||Preston||Lancashire|
|River Ribble||Standen Estate, Mitton||Preston||Lancashire|
Lots of Fishing Reports on the River Ribble can be found here on Fishing Magic
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Photographs below: are of the Prince Albert side @ Brockholes Preston, opposite the BP Petrol Station/ M6 Tickle Trout stretch
Fishing in Lancashire