Colliford Stocked and Wild Brown Trout Fishery – An Angler’s Guide

INTRODUCTION Colliford was formed in 1983 when the River St Neot was dammed. The resulting lake (when full) is just over 900 acres and is the largest reservoir South West Lakes manages. The fishing is bank only by traditional fly fishing methods. Along with Roadford and Fernworthy, Colliford forms a trio of stocked Brown Trout…

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1st May 2019

South West Lakes Trout Fisheries Report – April 2019

Click here to download the April 2019 newsletter April saw a real mixture of weather, with some very hot, sunny days, along with some wet, windy, and cold periods. Generally the changeable conditions did not adversely affect the fishing, which was consistently good, with some decent fish as well as good bags being caught across…

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1st May 2019

South West Lakes Weekly Trout Fishery Round Up – Week Ending 28 April 19

Last week there was some outstanding fishing at our fisheries but in particular Kennick, Fernworthy and Roadford. It’s still pretty cold but looks set to be a relatively pleasant week this week! Kennick produced a rod average just under 5 fish per person! Malcolm Ure catching 22 to his boat! Boats are bookable on 01647 252898.…

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30th April 2019

South West Lakes Weekly Trout Fishery Round Up – Week Ending 21 April 19

Another really good week of fishing last week across the fisheries and some lovely warm sunshine certainly brought about some dry fly action at a couple of venues. There was consistency across the lakes last week with good rod averages pretty much everywhere. Some fantastic fishing at both Roadford and Fernworthy for the brownies with…

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30th April 2019

South West Lakes Weekly Trout Fishery Round Up – Week Ending 14 April 19

What a great week! Some fantastic fishing had across the fisheries last week despite the cold weather! The highlight was definitely Burrator which produced over 40 fish for two friends fishing on Friday with several over 3lbs. The lake is fishing superb! Fernworthy’s rod average was 6.7 fish per person and anglers recording between 10…

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30th April 2019