The rod average for this week was 5.06 with 253 fish caught by 50 anglers.
The heaviest Rainbow was 3lb 8oz caught by Mr Pearce
The heaviest Brown was 3lb 4oz caught by Mr Neale
The most popular spots have been North End, Fishtail, Dam Wall, eastern bank and the main basin.
Methods & Flies
The most successful patterns were Minkies, Green/Black Fritz, pink snakes, Damsels, Black Hoppers, Hares Ear.
Intermediate and Flaoting lines have proved the most successful.
It's good to be able to feature those great catches on our weekly reports. We have already received some great shots, thanks to those who have emailed in.
We always have a camera in the fishery lodge so let us know if your catch is worth a snap!
Casting Lessons for beginners
An Introduction to fishing with a fly.
An opportunity to learn the basics of fly fishing, the course covers basic casting, knots and entomology. Our qualified instructor will provide all equipment for the course - you are welcome to bring your own. The sessions start at 10am and will last for approx 2 hours.
The next casting lesson is on Sunday 28th August 2016 - click here to book
Autumn Open Competition
The Autumn competition date has been set as Saturday 8th October. The price and format will stay the same as previous years. As usual we expect this competition to be fully booked so book early to avoid disappointment! Bookings can be made online here
It is now possible to book your days fishing online 24/7. It’s a great way of making a booking out of hours and checking the availability of boats.
Our weekly fishing reports will be emailed out to those on our mailing list and will be available to view on our website:-
If you would like to be on our email mailing list then please let us have your details.
You can also help us with our reports by filling in the fishing catch return forms and putting them in the returns box by the warden’s office, plus any pictures are always useful.
We look forward to seeing you throughout the 2016 season.
Don’t forget to book your boat in advance to avoid disappointment.
Boats can leave the jetty from 8.30am
All boats are back to the jetty by 9.30pm
Please allow sufficient time to return from your fishing spot
Please note that Carsington is a boat fishing water only. It is advisable that boat bookings are made in advance to avoid disappointment. Discounts are available for bookings of 5 or more boats.