Elsecar Reservoir

Fishery Information
Elsecar Reservoir
Water Lane, Elsecar, Barnsley,

S74 8
Fish Species
Carp Perch Roach
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Fishery Information

Elsecar reservoir and its surrounding land have been declared as one of the borough’s natural heritage sites in view of its regional importance for nature conservation.

The reservoir’s fishing rights are leased to Elsecar Colliery Angling Club and it contains a variety of coarse fish. The club has the exclusive right to fish with rod and line in certain parts of the reservoir and has 29 pegged fishing bays and 15 non- pegged fishing bays for use by club members and by other clubs at organised events.

Day tickets £4
Elsecar reservoir is a 12 acre site with a total of 41 pegs 29 on the side of the road and the rest on what is known as the field side.