Fish Report 30th March 2014

Sweethope Fishing Report 30th March 2014
Having restocked last week this seems an appropriate time to renew my weekly report from the fishery. Our stocking policy will be one of regular stocks of 300-500 fish from our suppliers in North Yorkshire. We and our customers were very pleased with these fish last season, they were in fine condition took well to the environment in Sweethope and gave a very spirited fight.
Our first week has been very successful and fish have been caught in both lakes. Despite the cold East wind fish have been located towards the surface as well as at depth.
Fish that have over-wintered are in great condition and the mild winter conditions have been very kind to existing stock.
We have been visited this week by 29 anglers who have caught a total of 23 Rainbow Trout from the Small Lake and 14 Rainbow and one Blue Trout from the Great Lake. 17 of these fish were returned to the lake.
Successful fly patterns: Cats Whisker, Yellow Dancer, Dawson’s Olive, Hare’s Ear, White Nomad, Black & Green, Buzzer.
Best fish: a 4lb over-wintered Rainbow Trout, caught today from the Small Lake by Mr.J. Telford of Co. Durham.


2014 price List

Sweethope 2014

We are open to trout fishing – as we have been throughout our snowless winter – and are expecting our first delivery of 300 fine trout averaging 2.5lb on March 21st, 2014.

Pike fishing will cease on March 15th, 2014.

The new price list for fishing in 2014:
Sporting ticket(catch and release)
4 hours…….£12

6 hours…….£17

8 hours…….£22
Take ticket (3 fish)
4 hours…….£20

6 hours…….£24

8 hours…….£28
Boat hire
4 hours…….£7

6 hours…….£10

8 hours…….£14
Motor and battery hire
4 hours…….£6

6 hours…….£8

8 hours…….£10
Parent & child (3 fish)
4 hours…….£22

6 hours…….£26

8 hours…….£30
Concessions: £2 off fishing tickets
We continue to not have any set session times, so that you can turn up at any time to start fishing. If are wanting an early start (i.e. before 8am) call Chris at the fishery on 01830 540 349 or Tony on his mobile on 07791707097.

There are 20 boats for hire as well as three engines – if you require an engine, please ring in advance.


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