Welcome to the Ripon Piscatorial Association
Ripon Piscatorial Association has been providing pleasure and match angling in the Ripon area for over the last 100 years. The R.P.A. controls roughly six miles of double bank fishing on the River Ure. Additional waters include a stretch on the River Laver, two miles of Canal, a Lake of approx. 20 acres and the well-stocked Ure Bank Pond of approx. 1½ acres, which ensures both course and game anglers a great experience.
There is a full annual program of Matches for R.P.A. Members. With open matches held in the winter months for non-members. More information is available on our Match Details Page
Rivers Ure and Laver Closed season for association fishing are as required by the Environment Agency NO FISHING ALLOWED FROM 15th TO 24th MARCH INCLUSIVE. NO NIGHT FISHING. NO DAY TICKETS SOLD ON THE BANK.
Racecourse Lake No closed season but may not be fished on race days
Ure Bank Pond No closed season. No night fishing. No day or weekly tickets. Fishing by Members and Season ticket holders only
Ripon Canal No closed season.