Secretary: Mr A Dixon, 3 Newtown Cottages,
Skirwith, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1RJ
Tel: 01768 88294
Penrith Angling Association, established since 1850 is
non-profit making, with the sole objective being to provide fishing for our members.
The River Eden at Anthony Holme
We control in the region of 42.5 miles of water, with excellent
trout and grayling fishing on the rivers Eden, Eamont, Lowther, Petteril, Lyvennet, Leith, Dacre Beck, Briggle Beck
and Trout Beck.
Salmon and Sea Trout fishing is also available for members of the association ( for
information on beats see Maps and rules see the Regulations page).
A River Eden brown trout taken during a fall of
Penrith Angling Association has some of the best wild brown trout
and grayling fishing in the country, set in the unspoilt and idyllic scenery of the Eden Valley. The whole river
system is a Candidate European Special Area of Conservation, and a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). This
reflects the area's diversity of wildlife. From source to Solway, the Eden and its tributaries meander through
beautiful meadows and woodlands. This uninterrupted tranquillity provides those timeless experiences which are a
rare treat for every angler.
The Lake District is an area of outstanding beauty and a perfect