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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. Hyper link -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). Hyper link to events / what’s on

Fishing is only permitted in the park at our opening times. Hyper link to 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.



Events in 2020

A number of events and dates are changing at the Park due to Coronavirus

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

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

Waleswood Caravan and Campng Park is currently closed due to Government Guidelines

Published: 31/03/2020 08:44 by Joanne Edley

COVID-19 Update

The latest news on the measures we are taking

Published: 19/03/2020 10:00 by Jon Hinchcliffe

Mountain Bikers Please Note Rother Valley Riders have closed the mountain bike trails

Rother Valley Riders are the volunteers who maintain the trails in the park, they have made the decision to close these until the ground conditons improve and would appreciate your understanding and co-operation

Published: 08/02/2020 12:17 by Joanne Edley

The Current Car Parking Situation

Remember your wellies!

Published: 09/01/2020 09:25 by Ian Dixon


Events in 2020

A number of events and dates are changing at the Park due to Coronavirus

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

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