COARSE FISHING (thanks, Chris!)
Lakes - Swimbridge, Barnstaple. 2 acre 28 peg match standard
lake & 2 acre pleasure lake - Carp, Bream, Perch, Roach,
Rudd, Tench. Barbless hooks, No bloodworm or joker, 2 rods only,
Cereal based groundbait max 1 kg per angler.
Open all year dawn to dusk. E. A. rod licences sold. Tel 01271
Oaktree Fishery - East Anstey, Yeo Mill, South Molton
3 x 2 acre lakes - Carp to over 27lbs, Tench to 8lbs, Bream,
Roach, Perch, Koi Carp, Catfish. Food and Drink, Tackle Hire,
Disabled Access, Toilet facilities, all set in 18.5 acres of
Open all year 24hrs Tel 01398 341568
Slade Reservoir - Ilfracombe
01288 321262 / 01837 871565
Bakers Farm - Moortown, Torrington 1 Acre - Mirror
& Common Carp, Tench, Roach, Rudd Barbless hooks, No large
carp to be kept in nets Tel.01805 623260
Little Comfort Farm - Braunton 1 Acre - Long Established, well stocked,
quiet 11/2 acre lake in beautiful location.
Carp, Orfe, Rudd, Roach & Bream—all in excellent condition
Open dawn until
dusk Mar to Dec
All day £6 Half day £5 Eve £3
OAPs & Under 14s £1 off. Tel 01271 812414
Peninsula Fisheries -South West Water,
Combepark, Lewdown, Okehampton Tel 01837 871565
Responsible for 29 fisheries the three nearest to us being listed
below. Permits available from Bideford Information Centre 01237
477676 and Summerlands Tackle, 3 Golflinks Rd, Westward Ho! Tel
Darracott - Torrington Open all year 24hrs.
Roach up to 1l. Mixed bags to 20lb plus of roach, rudd, bream,
tench, perch to 2.25lb, carp to 15lb
Jennetts - Bideford Open all year 6.30am to 10pm.
Common and mirror carp to 20lbs plus. Produces quality bags of
smaller carp, roach & tench to float and pole.
Melbury - Bideford Open all year 6.30am - 10pm
Best mirror 27.75lb. Good mixed bags of roach, rudd and bream
to pole, float and feeder.
The Cranford Inn, St Giles in the Wood, Torrington
Here at The Cranford Inn we have 3 coarse fishing lakes (approx 3 acres) which are well stocked with Carp up to 30lb, Tench,Perch,Bream and Rudd. Fishing is strictly for residents only and we do ask that barbless hooks are used at all times and that no lead weights are used also.
Saunton Sands and Putsborough can produce big Bass,
several species of Ray, Tope and towards the Autumn some good
Cod and Whitting. However beware of rogue waves.
-Appledore bookable through
The Sea Chest in Appledore on 01237 476191
2 Hrs Sea Bass & Mackeral
Hooker - Clovelly Licensed to take up to 8 people All
day (9am - 6pm) - Half day ( 9am - 1pm or 2pm - 6pm) Tackle
and bait included. Deep Sea, Wrecks, Banks, Inshore and Offshore
reefs Tel 01237 475535/475689 Mobile 0374 164086
Saltwater Flyfishing offers some of the most exciting
bass fishing to be had on the fly in British waters. The North
Devon coastline, wild and rocky, is ideally suited for large
bass. With local boatman and bass fisherman, Sam Rush, fly fishermen
are taken to the prime fishing locations surrounding the Clovelly
area and enjoying thrilling fishing with bass being the target
fish but also catching garfish, Pollack, mullet and others.
Tel 01237 431956
For more information about
fishing in North Devon - try these links
Fishing Tackle World
Summerlands Fishing Tackle World, one of the United
Kingdoms largest specialist online tackle stores. The website
is packed with information on and fishing in North Devon. Situated
in Westward Ho! North Devon, Summerlands is a thriving and highly
respected specialist tackle shops, enabling you to check availability,
place orders or receive expert friendly advice online or by phone.
Fish North Devon -
Fishing in North Devon including Tide Times and Devon Weather