Angling • Vision RCL


Fishing is available on 3 lakes across 2 sites between 16 June to 15 May, we follow a closed season 16 May to 15 June each year.

Fairlop Waters Country Park

Offers the angler a choice of two waters:

East lake – Day tickets

A 3.5 acre lake with a large head of Carp. This lake also offers Tench and Bream up to 10lbs. A disabled angling platform is in place with wheelchair access.

Main Sailing Lake – Members only

The sailing lake, which covers an area of 38 acres, is also available for night fishing. This lake has a large head of Carp, Roach, Bream, Perch and Pike of varying size with some specimens up to 30lbs.

Hainault Forest

Fishing Lake – day tickets

Day angling only during park opening hours on north bank. Season or day tickets must be purchased from Fairlop Waters Country Park.


  • Day tickets 7am – 7pm £16 adult, £10 seniors, juniors & leisure pass holders (purchase from the Boathouse at Fairlop Waters)
  • 2022/23 season tickets adults £320
  • 2022/23 season tickets seniors, juniors or leisure pass holders £150

You must have a valid Environmental Agency Rod Licence when purchasing any tickets. Season tickets also require 2 passport sized photos.