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Angling on the Nethermoor Lake, Northern Lake and River Rother

The lakes and river at Rother Valley contain good stocks of Roach, Rudd, Bream, Carp and Perch.

Fishing permits are available to all anglers in possession of a current Environment Agency rod licence. Rother Valley Country Park Price List

Areas you can undertake coarse angling at the park are;

Nethermoor Lake

Northern Lake (in designated areas) 

On the River Rother Banks, downstream of the regulator bridge, please ask our staff if you are unsure where this is.

Northern Lake is used by the Sheffield Jet Ski Club and on Sundays Newfoundland Dog Club, the area where you are permitted to fish is not affected by these two users. Occasionally events will be held on this lake and fishing will not be permitted until the event has finished.
(Please check our events listing prior to visiting the park) Rother Valley Events

Fishing is only permitted in the park at our opening times. Rother Valley Opening Times

All anglers are required to obey the following rules whilst fishing at Rother Valley.

Please ensure you keep your rod licence and your day ticket / season ticket on you at all times when fishing in the park. You may be asked to show your rod license and your day ticket or season pass to staff when fishing if you do not have them you will be asked to stop fishing or pay the day ticket price.
Barbless hooks only 
Cereal ground bait is not allowed
2 rods per day / person with a day or season ticket 

Keep nets must be a minimum of 3 meters long and set in accordance with Environment Agency rules.



Mountain Bike Trails Closed due to ground conditions - 17th January 2021 at Rother Valley Country Park

The Mountain Bike Trails at Rother Valley Country Park are closed for a period of time from 17th January 2021, due to the current ground conditions

Published: 17/01/2021 11:33 by Joanne Edley

Current Opening Times

The seasons change and so are our opening hours, here are our latest times...

Published: 17/07/2020 14:10 by Jon Hinchcliffe

The Current Car Parking Situation

Restricted Parking areas

Published: 17/07/2020 09:25 by Ian Dixon

Waleswood Caravan and Camping Park is currently closed due to COVID-19

Waleswood Caravan and Campng Park will be closed due to Government Guidelines 5th November to 2nd December

Published: 19/06/2020 17:30 by Joanne Edley

COVID-19 Update and the Lockdown period 5th November to 2nd December

The latest news what facilities are available

Published: 16/06/2020 10:00 by Joanne Edley


16th and 17th November Rother Valley Running Festival is Still on come and take part

You can register on the day for Rother Valley Running Festival Saturday and Sunday

Published: 15/11/2020 08:42 by Joanne Edley

Events are to be confirmed for 2021 around Government and Local COVID 19 Guidelines

Dates for 2021 Events have been pencilled in the diary and will be added to the website as they are confirmed

Published: 31/03/2020 09:31 by Joanne Edley

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