IT IS WELL WORTH PAYING A VISIT TO ONE OF OUR VISITOR CENTRES.
Our visitor centres at Derwent, Grassholme, Fontburn, Kielder and Scaling Dam offer a wide selection of goods for everyone.
For our anglers we offer a comprehensive range of tackle for all abilities, from starter kits for beginners to quality fly and bait fishing rods and reels. We like to give our anglers as much choice as possible so have a wide range of flies and baits to choose from. Baits include live worms, ground bait for swim feeders and a huge selection of Berkley's PowerBait.
Our tackle accessories include spinners, hooks, floats, weights and the newest gadgets on the market. We are proud to stock products from some of the best angling manufacturers such as Greys, Sonik, Shakespeare, Airflow, Wychwood, Leeda, Berkley and Pure Fishing plus many more.
As well as the equipment we also stock clothing from brands including Deerhunter and Prologic. We have a wide range of waders, jackets and waterproof outfits for all conditions. (Full ranges of all stock are not available at every visitor centre).
There is a also selection of hot and cold drinks, sweets, snacks and ice creams to keep your energy up throughout the day, whether fishing or exploring one of our beautiful waterside parks. We also stock a wonderful selection of gift and home goods and 'go fishing' vouchers for that perfect present.
NEW for 2018 we are pleased to announce the opening of Derwent Waterside Parks self-serving cafe.
Offering quality tea and coffee, sandwiches, pastries and cakes it is a great addition to stop for a spot of lunch or to relax after a hard day of fishing, walking or just enjoying the outdoors. Seating is available inside and out, so you can enjoy a light bite whatever the weather.
If you have any questions on the day or would like any advice our team of rangers are on hand with their years of experience and will happily answer any questions you have or give you a few tips for your day!