Lower Park Fisheries

Rules

  • Anglers must pre-pay in advance of fishing at the ticket station
  • No refunds
  • Children must be supervised at all times
  • No dogs allowed at all times 
  • No fires or BBQ'S
  • No litter, please take all litter home with you
  • All fish to be netted
  • No parking on the grass with boots open - drop your tackle off at the peg then park up on the hard ground
  • No throwing of fish when returning to the water - pulled through nets and tipped please
  • No night fishing
  • No braids
  • No Boilies of any size 
  • Barbless hooks only - regular checks now in place  - No larger than size 12 
  • No floating baits
  • No braided hook lengths
  • All fish to be netted no swinging
  • Please ensure all nets ( keep and landing ) are laid out and dried for 30 minutes before introduction to the water - dipped on way in
  • Maximum of 50lb in one net  ( in matches silver fish must be kept separate to carp )
  • Please check for matches on the notice board - RED disc means the pool has a match on for this day
  • Please report any anglers who you may think be fishing with the intention of removing the fish for personal consumption
  • Please check for matches booked as per the notice board
  • Extra toilet facilities including disabled are also available in the lodge 

BAIT THAN CAN BE USED 

Maggots - Casters - Worms - Bread (No floating) - Pellets (to 10 mm) - Luncheon meat (No bigger than 10/12 mm cubes) - hemp - Tares - sweet Corn - paste - Ground bait  

NO BOILIES OF ANY TYPE TO BE USED - FISHERY RULES TO BE FOLLOWED TO PRESERVE THE FISH AND THE POOLS, IF IN DOUBT PLEASE ASK.

LOWER PARK FISHERIES CANNOT ACCEPT ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY, DAMAGE OR THEFT  OF VEHICLES OR EQUIPMENT 

EXCEPT IN MATCHES

  • All fish over 4lb should be returned to the pool and not netted
  • All fish should be returned to the pool after 5 hours  

NB : At present we do not allow keep nets on Pebble or Highland pools