Risby Park first opened for fishing approximately 25 years ago and now has 4 ponds.
Folly Lake, their main feature lake, opened in 2002, it is a 3 acre match/pleasure lake and with thousands of fish, predominantly carp ranging from a few ounces to 10 lb+, Ide from 2oz to 3lb, Tench to 5lb, Skimmers /Bream to 3lb and some roach and perch, will give you a good day out. Other lakes at Risby include their carp pond (Gillen Springs) which is heavily stocked with mirror, common and ghost carp as is their Tench and Orchard ponds.
Facilities available on site include Folly lake Cafe which is open every day. Folly Lake Café is situated overlooking the historic Folly Lake & with a large South facing decked balcony. The log cabin is a great place to meet friends, visit the lakes & watch friends fish.
Open daily, the licensed café has ladies & gents toilets, offers indoor seating for around 30 with additional seating on the decking. It also offers a range of baits and accessories for the visiting anglers.
Address: Please see the bottom of the page.
Telephone No: 07860 255981
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Opening hours: Open 7 days a week 6am- 9pm (The Gates are locked between 9.30pm and 7.00am) 24/7 (except Xmas Day and Boxing Day, frozen lakes/flooding)
Day Tickets: Yes
Membership Available: N/A
Prices: £6 per day
How to pay: Pay at Folly Cafe and to bailiff
No. of pegs: 90 approx
Car parking: Yes
Number of accessable pegs for te disabled: 10+ with good car access. Wheel Chairs may need assistance
Parking near the disabled pegs: Yes, entitlement proof via blue badge
Species: Sturgeon, Mirror Common Ghost Crucian Carp, Tench, Bream, Roach, Perch, Ide, Skimmers Cubb,
Rod limit: 3 – subject to holding 2 licences, these may be checked by the EA and our bailiff
Extra rod costs: £2.00 per rod max 3
Concession Available: Yes, juniors, senior citizens
Match bookings taken: Yes. Open matches Wednesdays
Bait usage rules: No bait restrictions (Please be sensible).
Keep nets Allowed: Yes, Conditions Apply- All keep nets (when permitted) and landing nets MUST be dipped prior to use and comply with Regional E.A. Bylaws.
Rules: Rules can be found at http://www.risby-park.co.uk/rules.htm
Other Facilities: Cafe/restaurant, toilets, tackle cabin
Disabled Facilities: No actual disable facilities but access to all facilities is accessible with wheelchairs
Directions/Address: Risby Park, Dunflat Rd, Risby/Walkington/Beverley (Sat nav use HU17 8SS - Dunflat Road)
Address: Dunflat Road HU17 8SS
Great fishing lake! my girls used to love coming here
22nd Mar 2013 11:03:26