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Bessy Beck Location

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By Road

From the M6

Exit the M6 at Junction 38 (Tebay) and follow the A685 (a very straight road) East towards Brough and Kirkby Stephen for 5.25 miles. You will see the Newbiggin - on - Lune village sign; turn right immediately before the village over a small hump back bridge. Bessy Beck entrance is directly in front of you.

From the A1

Take the A66 west from Scotch corner to Brough. Exit the A66 at Brough and head Southwest on the A685 towards Kirkby Stephen, a distance of three miles.

Drive right through the town and head towards Tebay and the M6 up a steep hill, passing beneath the rail bridge at Kirkby Stephen station.

Continue along the A685 over the moor for 4 miles, passing left turns to Sedbergh, and then you will descend into the upper Lune valley for Ravenstonedale.

Once you have passed Newbiggin-on-Lune village, you wil lsee Bessy Beck immediately on your left, take the next turning over the small hump back bridge, the fishery entrance is directly in front of you.


Bessy Beck Address

Bessy Beck Trout Fishery
Kirkby Stephen
CA17 4LY

Tel: 015396 23303



Opening times...

Monday  Open Bank Holiday Monday
Tuesday   Closed
Wednesday   8.00am - 9.00pm
Thursday  8.00am - 9.00pm
Friday  8.00am - 9.00pm
 Saturday  8.00am - 9.00pm
Sunday  8.00am - 900pm

Fly fishing only

To book angling Tel 01539623303 or 07791563355.

Please note we can only accept cash for permits

Please bring correct payment


Leighton Reservoir .

For information on Leighton or Swinton Trout Farm call 01765 689270. See Web Site



 Bessy Beck Trout Farm

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