Heavily stocked 4 acre lake with 50 pegs set in picturesque Essex countryside near the village of Tiptree. Tremendous head of Carp to 29lb. Many Carp average between 6lb and 15lb, with Bream to 7lb and Tench to 8lb. Roach are plentiful and fish to 1lb are possible along with some large Perch. Match record currently stands at 191lbs with pleasure catches exceeding 100lb regularly.
Margin fishing is a popular method in the summer. Fishing at 8m on the bottom becomes effective in the cooler months. Pellets, paste and bread work well, as does sweetcorn and meat baits. Fishing maggots in the summer will bring regular bites from the Roach.
Note: Due to Coronavirus some restrictions are in place due to guidance from Angling Trust based on Government advice - see Restrictions on page
Fishing is limited from 6.00 am. – 10.00 pm. or dusk (which ever is the earliest)
The toilet is located in the car park. It will remain there throughout the year and is regularly cleaned by a contracted company. PLEASE NOTE Following vandalism the toilet was destroyed by fire and removed however from 12 June 2020 this has been replaced
Following Coronavirius lockdown, If you need to use the toilet we expect you to wipe any surfaces that are to be touched prior to, and after using the facility.
50 pegs. Heavily stocked 4 acre lake
No designated disabled swim or disabled facilities.
NOTE: Additional restrictions are in place at present due to Coronavirus - See NEWS ITEM
SOME PEGS MIGHT BE OUT OF ACTION TO MAINTAIN 15M DISTANCE
Members should ensure they are familar with the rules of the club in the Handbook you recieved when joining on can be found on this website. Anglers are requested to abide by the local rules as listed on the site notice board.
Only two rods are permitted at any time.
The use of all Nuts as hookbaits or loose feed is banned on all Society waters
Take the B1023 from Tiptree towards Tolleshunt Knights on approaching the village bear left onto Brook Road approx 200yds further track on left leads down to lake.
Parking : Through gate at end of lane. Gates must be left shut and locked
Approximate postcode CM9 8HB