Entwistle Fly Fishers

Welcome to Entwistle Fly Fishers

Application Form


Day Tickets

Entwistle Fly Fishers on Entwistle Reservoir - excellent fishing in a superb setting

Membership for 2019 is available click here for details.

Click here for news, forthcoming events and 2019 competition dates


Entwistle Reservoir is located to the north of Bolton, Lancashire, close to the A666, the main Bolton to Blackburn road. Access is off Greens Arms Road (B6391) and Batridge Road, Grid Reference SD724168.

Two car parks are available and members currently enjoy free parking by permit.

The reservoir is only 500 metres from Entwistle railway station. Click for map: Map of Entwistle Reservoir

The reservoir is leased by Entwistle Fly Fishers from United Utilities and covers 93 acres or 39 hectares. It is regularly stocked with Rainbow Trout and there are native Brown Trout. It is a private water fished by members but day tickets are available. Please see our Day Ticket page for details.


Members are allowed to fish all year, from dawn until midnight. Members may take three fish per day, a maximum of six fish per week. Fishing is with barbless or de-barbed hooks and with one rod only.

Prospective members can contact Andy Upton by telephone on 01254 703868 or by email andyupton1@aol.com or you could print off the application form, fill it in and return it to Andy as follows:

       Andy Upton


       Oldfield Avenue


       BB3 1QY

This site was last updated on November 2018