Welcome to Bishop Auckland and District Angling Club ( BADAC ), one of the best angling clubs in the North East of England.
Established in 1936 Bishop Auckland District Angling Club offers members over 17 miles of excellent game fishing for Salmon, Sea Trout, Brown Trout and Grayling on the River Wear with over 45 named pools.
Annual Membership is currently available for just £150 per year for Adults and for Juniors (under 18 yrs) Free.
Club members have access to fish on 17 miles of water on the River Wear.
New members can expect a friendly reception plus help and advice from existing members many of whom are extremely knowledgeable and experienced anglers. Visitors are also welcome to fish BADAC waters on a day ticket.
You must hold a valid EA Rod Licence and one of the following tickets prior to fishing at River Wear - Town Water Only:
Membership, Day Ticket
If you purchased your ticket online via Castbooker, please bring your confirmation email and some form of identification with you when you fish as you may need to show them to a Bailiff (this can be printed or on your phone).