Barnwell Pit

Newmarket Road, Cambridge,

A quite unique fishery, not far from the centre of Cambridge city, this water is off one of the most prominent roads in Cambridge - Newmarket Road. Sandwiched nicely between Cambridge United Football Club and the North railway line out off Cambridge - this fishery is a must for all families. With several disabled platforms and ample parking on site the fishery has a regularly bailiff, two local officers of the Society. Tuition available.

Fish Details
Bream, Perch, Pike, Roach, Rudd, Tench

Favourite methods are to fish the near shelf with a long pole fished over a little groundbait, hemp and sweetcorn using maggot on the hook.

Permits contact@cambridge-fpas.co.uk. £25 annual £6 day ticket

Cambridge Fish Preservation & Angling Society, Mr G Tweed 01223 234616


Day Tickets
Available for this water

Open all year

Night Fishing
Night Fishing allowed

Disabled Access
Some disabled access - please contact for details

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