SW LAKES WEEKLY TROUT FISHERY ROUND UP Week ending 25th August 2019

Rainbow and Brown waters

Did you know – at Burrator at Stithians we do a 3 hour anytime ticket which is £13 and you can fish any 3 hours of the day you wish. Something to bear in mind if time is limited and you don’t want to fish when it’s tough in the middle of the day. We are extending this offer to Kennick and Siblyback for August and September!! Tickets and details available here:

Kennick

Rod average: 0.8 fish per person

Best flies: Claret Snaffler, Damsel, Booby

Best locations: Boat bay, Boat bank, Dam, Central Water and Clampitts

Book a boat 01647 252898

Burrator

Rod average: 1.25 fish per person

Best locations: Longstone, West Bank

Best flies: Damsel, Montana, Buzzers, Booby

Stithians

Rod average: 0.4 fish per person

Best Flies: Sedge, Buzzer

Best Locations: Yellowwort, North Bank

Siblyback

Rod average: 1.18 fish per person

Best Flies: Snatcher, Blue Teal, Wolly Buger, Viva, Booble

Best Fish: 2lb Rainbow, 1lb 2oz Brown

Browns only

Roadford

Rod average: 1.4 fish per person

Best Locations: Davey’s Bank, Deep under the boils

Best Flies: Black Spider, Black tadpole

Fernworthy

Rod average: 1.1 fish per person

Best locations: Boatbay House, Thornworthy Bank

Best flies: Bibio, Sedgehog, Black Knat, Dry Ant

Colliford

Catch more fish at Colliford with this guide:

Rod Average: 2 fish per person

Best locations: Dam area

Best flies: Soldier Palmer, Bibbio, Black Spider

Don’t forget permits are available online here:  or from permit rooms on site (not Colliford or Wistlandpound). You can also fill in a catch return online here:

Key dates 2019:

  • Best of the Best Final at Kennick 29th September

£2000 in prize money to be won! Details here on how to enter: 

BREAKING NEWS……..Our trout angling strategy and major changes for 2019 are viewable here:

BREAKING NEWS…….all the prices and season dates for all the lakes are located on our website here:

All the best for the week ahead.

Ben Smeeth – Head of Angling.

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