Fishing & Visitor information for Gainford Riverside

Walking.  Fishing.  Relaxing. 

The riverside in Gainford

Visiting

We welcome visitors.  There are several public and permissive paths around the riverside in Gainford. Access to the riverside area is via the public footpath behind St Mary’s Church or from School Lane, Gainford.

Gainford River Tees Fishing

Fishing is allowed by permit only.  Daily or annual permits are available.  Anyone wishing to fish MUST have a valid permit AND a rod licence from the Environment Agency. Please note checks are carried out.

About The Trust

The trust owns and manages the riverside area from the Sun Dial to beside the cemetry of St Mary’s Church. 

Fishing permits can be purchased and full details are here.