Packington Trout Fishery

November 19th, 2007

Packington Trout Fishery in Warwickshire is a part of the beautiful Packington Country Estate. The fishery is open all year round and boasts a 10 acre lake that is a former gravel pit. There are three other trout lakes on the site open to members only and a number of coarse fishing lakes. Read the rest of this entry »

Manningford Trout Fishery

October 19th, 2007

Manningford Trout Fishery in Wiltshire in located between Pewsey and Upavon on the A345, just outside the village of Manningford Bohune. This trout fishery features 2 lakes that are fed from the river Avon and have beautiful clear water. The larger lake is stocked with Rainbow Trout to double size and covers around 5 acres. There is a smaller lake at Manningford Trout Fishery stocked with Brown Trout that is less than one acre in size and is open for catch and release fishing only. Read the rest of this entry »

Bransford Game Fishery

September 18th, 2007

Bransford Game Fishery in Worcestershire has three pools covering a total of 4 acres and is set in the River Teme valley. The Island Pool at Bransford Game Fishery is catch and release only and is spring fed. The other pools – Lodge and Walton Pools – are fed from an underground reservoir of Malvern Spring Water. The purity of the water in all three pools is one of the reasons why Bransford Game Fishery is popular with anglers. The clear, clean water makes it easy to spot specimen trout and is therefore ideal for stalking a mammoth catch. Read the rest of this entry »

Wykeham Lakes

August 18th, 2007

Wykeham Lakes in Yorkshire is set in the beautiful North Yorkshire countryside and is popular with fly fishing enthusiasts across the region. There are 2 lakes that cover 7 acres and 9 acres respectively and have depths of up to 27 feet. This challenging and Yorkshire fly fishery is regularly stocked with Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Blue Trout and Golden Trout. Read the rest of this entry »

Hury Reservoir

July 11th, 2007

Hury Reservoir in Durham is stocked with both rainbow trout and brown trout. The 50 hectare water  operated by Northumbrian Water and is open from March to November. Read the rest of this entry »

Fontburn Reservoir

June 11th, 2007

Fontburn Reservoir in Northumberland is one of the Northumbria fishing venues shared by both game and coarse anglers alike. At 87 acres there is plenty water to share by those seeking to beat the fishery rainbow trout record of 26lb. The Dam wall is a popular spot due to the plentiful catches one can expect when using the ever popular Dawsons Olive or Cats Whisker.

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Fishery For Sale

May 22nd, 2007

As summer approaches and the days become longer I find myself staring out of the office window wondering what it would be like to be a fishery owner at this time of year. Many people associate a lottery win with a fancy car, a big house or private jet, but all I long for is a fishery for sale. Locating a fishery for sale, particularly one that offers fly fishing, is not an easy task. Read the rest of this entry »

Cound Trout Fishery

April 20th, 2007

Cound Trout Fishery in Shropshire is open all year round. The 26 acre clear water is spring fed and offers almost a mile of bank fishing. The depth of approaching 65 feet means that boat angling is always popular. Read the rest of this entry »

Rutland Water

April 20th, 2007

Rutland Water is arguably the premier trout fishing venue in the United Kingdom. The massive 3100 acre fishery has been a mecca amongst exponents of fly fishing for generations and regularly plays host to competitions and other events. Read the rest of this entry »

Barnes Lake Fishery

April 20th, 2007

Barnes Lake Fishery in Oxfordshire has three day ticket waters for trout anglers. The venue is open all year and is regularly stocked with both Rainbow Trout and Brown Trout. Read the rest of this entry »