Milton Keynes features 12 miles of rivers including the Ouzel, Tove and Great Ouse which is home to numerous British record-breaking Barbel including the current record holder of over 21lb. Remember to fish legally in Milton Keynes you must obtain a Rod License (course and trout) from the Environment Agency. You’ll also need a license/ticket for the particular waters in which you are fishing - MKAA

River Great Ouse

River Ouzel

The superb Ouzel is well blessed with fish and it also produces the odd barbel.  Over 5 miles of feature after feature holding chub to 5lb plus with quality roach and perch, recently there has been a re-emergence of some fine dace and the odd barbel to double figures.  Nearest Post Code - MK2 3NX

River Tove/Long Field

Approximately 800 yards of bank upstream of Castlethorpe road bridge. If you prefer to sit on a swim and bag up, this could provide you with some of the finest fishing on the Tove. MKAA members only. Nearest Post Code - MK19 7HF