Bude Canal Angling Association


BCAA fisheries remain open under the new angling guidelines (see post opposite for details) , please respect the ‘rule of two’.

Day tickets are available from the Crescent Post Office Bude or the Weir Cafe Whalesborough.  £5 a day full adult £2.50 junior and OaP.

The following additional angling regulations are in place and enforced:

  • Respect the ‘rule of two’.
  • Anglers to carry their BCAA ID Card/ Day Ticket and EA Rod Licence with them when fishing.*
  • Angling form sunrise to sunset only (no night fishing).
  • No umbrellas, bivvies’ or shelters of any description to be erected at any time.
  • No Fishing within 15 metres of another angler.
  • Anglers to be within arms reach of their rods at all times.
  • When fishing the Lower Basin or narrow sections of the canal please avoid placing your rod bag/keepnet bag, etc immediately behind you, place them to the side and maximise space for towpath users to pass.

*Please note BCAA Bailiffs and EA Bailiffs will be patrolling the banks.  It is a criminal offence to fish without a licence (technically theft) and not having a valid rod licence carries a maximum fine of £2500.


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