5lb 8oz Brown from Roadford Lake

Roadford regular Andy Birkett caught a stunning 5lb 8oz Brown from Roadford on 16 July. Andy was fishing by boat over the ‘boils’ located near the dam end of the lake when the fish took a small soldier palmer fly. Andy had this to say about his day: ‘We spent a few hours in the…

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17th July 2017

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries Report (June 2017)

With some of the highest temperatures across the country for many years, water temperatures rose quickly, especially in the shallower layers, to over 21ºc, resulting in catch rates falling towards the end of the month as fish became more lethargic. Water levels are still full or nearly so on all waters. Fishing: Kennick – Rods…

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30th June 2017

Peninsula classic

After a fairly quiet week last week… this week has certainly made up for it!!!!! A week that has seen a rod average of 4 fish, 1 in 3 anglers bagging up,  a seasons best rainbow of 7lb and  a fantastic Peninsula Classic competition. We have been treated to some of the best fishing the…

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12th June 2017

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries Report (May 2017)

Water temperatures continue to rise with the recent warmer spell of weather, now to around 16ºc, resulting in an increase of insect activity, buzzers emerging and fish feeding nearer the surface. Fishing: Kennick – Rods averaged just over 2 fish per angler, with some superb fish caught – plenty in excess of 4lb. The best…

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6th June 2017

Snowbee Cornish Open Float Tube Fly Fishing Competition

The 11th Snowbee Cornish Open Float Tube Fly Fishing Competition was held recently at Drift Reservoir, Penzance. The gale force winds of the previous day were replaced by light winds and rain which continued throughout the day. 13 tubers took part, some coming from as far afield as Manchester, Oxfordshire and London. The 13 tubers…

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18th May 2017
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