Leighton Buzzard Angling Club


Rackley rules and Coronavirus rules

1.   At Rackley Hills only one angler per swim, plus one family member or guest is allowed. See the Covid rules.

2.   No guests after dusk and during the night allowed.

3.   Stay approximately 15 metres from other swims where anglers are fishing whenever possible.

4.   Stay 2 metres from other people at all times.

5.   No socialising in swims is allowed. The one angler per swim rule applies here.

6.   If a club officer wants to check your membership booklet please open it to the member details page and have it on display.

7.   Ensure your membership details can be seen by the club official. The club official will not touch your book.

8.   Carry hand sanitizer with you. If you touch gates or locks ensure you thoroughly clean your hands.

9.   Be patient and polite. There may be a shortage of swims.

Rackley Fishing Rules

1. Use appropriate tackle. There are large catfish in the lake. 18lb minimum line strength. 3lb test curve rod minimum, fifty inch landing net minimum and a large club requirements.

2. Bivvies or shelters may be used. One angler pers swim applies, see Covid rules.

3. No litter to be left. You will be banned if you leave litter.

4. No keepnets.

5. Four rods maximum per swim. Less if it is a confined swim. Use your common sense.

6. The club access gate must be locked on entrance and exit from the lake.

7. Anglers without a Tiddenfoot night pass must leave the lake before it is fully dark, no night fishing without a Tiddenfoot night pass.

Stay safe, obey the rules.


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