Dwyfor Angling Association

Steve Barrott 4lb Sea Trout

Steve Barrott of Shrewsbury happy with his first ever Dwyfor Sea Trout


Afon Dwyfor is situated in Gwynedd, North Wales, and its fishing is managed by Dwyfor Angling Association. We have fishing rights for large lengths of the river – view our maps to see exactly where you can fish.

Take a look at our blog to read news about the river Dwyfor and the Association.

Tight lines and happy fishing!

The Dwyfor Angling Association.
To obtain a fishing/angling permit, please contact the secretary directly via e-mail or telephone on 01766 810548.
Fishing permits can also be obtained from:

  • Criccieth Tackle Box, Criccieth. Tel; 01766 523633
  • Criccieth Tackle Box
  • Nefyn Cleaning Services, Criccieth Tel; 01766 523633
  • News Day News agents, Criccieth. (Sunday Mornings Only)

Fishing permits are available for 1 Day, 3 Days, 1 Week, or Full Season.

To obtain a rod license, you can purchase one online at the Post Office website.
Brown trout season starts on the 20th March and runs through to the 17th October, Sea trout runs usually start in June and Salmon usually start entering the system by late August with the grilse coming a bit later.
The Dwyfor Angling Association holds the fishing rights along the river on both sides of the bank between Dolbenmaen and the tidal stretches at Aberkin just south of Llanystumdwy, covering approximately 8 miles. The Association also holds fishing rights on stretches of the rivers Dwyfach and Henwy respectively.


Local Prices;

Full Season: £60

Concession: £35

16-18yr Olds: £32

Juniors up to 16yrs: Free (However still need a permit)

Visiting Angler Prices;

Full Season: £130.00

Concession: £70.00

Week Ticket: £70.00

3 Day Ticket: £45.00

1 Day Ticket: £18.00

16-18yr Olds: £32.00 (Season)

Juniors up to 16: Free (However still need a permit)


7am-7pm ticket: £10.00

7pm – 7am ticket: £10.00

Exchange Prices;

Associate Members (Residence in Gwynedd only!): £90.00

Glaslyn Exchange Full Season: £60.00

Glaslyn Concession Full Season: £35.00

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