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Raygill Lakes

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| 1 Raygill Cottage, Lothersdale BD20 8HH, England
+44 1535 632500
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Not for dogs - will not return

We went to do the nature trail: after arriving and beginning the trail we were told by a very rude... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Abi S
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A trip into the past

Take a leasurley walk around an old quarry filled with fishing lakes , the waters are now full of... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Brian M
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Raygill Lakes has 4 fishing lakes (2 coarse and 2 fly). Pike fishing available Feb to March with prior booking. Cafe on site and toilet facilities. Open all year round from 8am daily (for seasonal closures please check website or facebook).
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
23 Sep 2017
“Not for dogs - will not return”
2 Oct 2016
“A trip into the past”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| 1 Raygill Cottage, Lothersdale BD20 8HH, England
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We went to do the nature trail: after arriving and beginning the trail we were told by a very rude man that it was closed and that it was for anglers only. Perhaps this would be clearer if the signs on the way in were...More

Thank Abi S
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Take a leasurley walk around an old quarry filled with fishing lakes , the waters are now full of various types of fish including various types of trout ! It's just wonderful to see the fish springing out of the water before going back into...More

Thank Brian M
amanda c, Owner at Raygill Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Thankyou for your review, so glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

My friend and I both had the most amazing toasted sandwiches. ... The owner was so helpful and friendly telling us about lovely walks... We sat outside overlooking the lake . It was really sunny and so peaceful. .. can't wait to return.. 🌞

Thank Kath W
amanda c, Owner at Raygill Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Thankyou for taking the time to review us. So glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 April 2016

Been to Raygill Lakes this morning Brilliant access and i have mobility issues and good fishing looking forward to the next time ;-) Thanks Raygill i can go fishing again.

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 1 February 2016

So I started coming here about a year ago and was stunned by how well it fishes! Great spot for a days fishing, definitely worth the money! Super staff and great nice warm food at the lodge. On the small coarse lake, the fallen tree...More

Thank FoodLover463
Reviewed 21 September 2015

My husband took me and the kids for a ride out on Sunday and we decided to visit Raygill Lakes. Having read the good reviews and the terrible we decided to go take a look for ourselves. On first arriving it looked very dishevelled with...More

2  Thank Marple S
amanda c, General Manager at Raygill Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2015

Thankyou for your lovely review We are STILL very much a work in progress and I am glad to hear that you looked past the car parks' untidiness and ventured a little further to see what we have so far accomplished. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 17 September 2015

I have been visiting Raygill for about a year now and never even thought to review it. It isn't the most beautiful of fishing venues being a disused quarry but I can say you will have to travel a long way to find better quality...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

The four of us 2 adults and 2 children aged 5 and 9 and our little dog had a lovely walk this morning on the nature trail. It cost us £3, a leaflet was provided with a route of our trail to follow and details...More

1  Thank 176C
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Did the walk today with 7 children. Did not feel the walk was value for money at £6 with 1 trail sheet it only took half an hour could not have killed any more time doing anything else even the kids said it was a...More

2  Thank Alix J
amanda c, General Manager at Raygill Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thankyou for your review. I am very sorry you didn't enjoy your brief visit. I explained to you on arrival how we charged for the walk unless you would like to use the café (then the walk is FREE) and you seemed happy to pay...More

Reviewed 20 July 2015

Raygill lakes is a very interesting place to visit ,for fishing or to walk around and learn about it past and present. They have information boards on the way around the walk telling you about the wild animals that roamed there a long,long time ago...More

1  Thank vickymet2015
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Fiona G
23 July 2017|
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Response from amanda c | Property representative |
Hi the Craven triathletes swim in one of our lakes on a Tuesday evening but you have to be a member of their club. Other than that it is open every day for fishing only.
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