Thornton 01530 230807
Weekly Report ending 28th September
87 rods recorded 92 trout for the week for a rod average 1.0
Anglers reported all week they could see fish feeding but were difficult to temp. Corner of the stones into Green Bay anglers reported a good number of fish moving all week with fish caught from this area with either small black buzzer or fry in them.
In front of the main dam & again this week the mouth of the Markfield Arm were the other two main areas anglers reported seeing trout move.
The daddy on a floating line or floating fry, white booby or minkie booby on an intermediate caught best although anglers also caught on damsel, cats whisker, suspender buzzer & diawl bach
Dave Rossin fished the last 4 hour session with a daddy to take 4 fish, Trevor Pegg fished a Pearly Pheasant Tail & Humungus pattern to take his 5 trout, Mr Whyman managed 5 for his Sunday morning visit.
The largest concentration of fry can currently be found along the stones into green bay with trout to be seen feeding on them.
Main Gate, Lodge & Bank Fishing open 7.30am
Boats Available from 8.30am
Part Day Boats 8.30 – 1.30pm / 1.30pm – 7.15pm
Last 4 hours 3.15pm – 7.15pm
All Anglers offsite by 7.30pm
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