South West Lakes Trust Trout Fisheries Report
FEBRUARY PRE-SEASON INFORMATION (2020)
In anticipation of an exciting 2020 season, South West Lakes Trust will be increasing stocking numbers at Siblyback, Burrator and Stithians, while at Kennick the minimum stocking size will be 2lb.
A number of habitat improvement projects are planned across the region to benefit fly life and Brown Trout spawning areas, as well as a number of coarse fish removal exercises.
Season Opening Dates:
Kennick – 15 February
Siblyback, Stithians and Burrator – 7 March
Colliford, Roadford, Fernworthy, and Wistlandpound – 15 March.
Rainbow Trout season ticket holders will be able to start fishing a day earlier on a special preview day.
Various ticket options and ‘castabout’ season tickets will be available (visit www.swlakesfishing.co.uk or your local fishery for more details and prices).
2020 Diary Events:
Fernworthy boat fortnight – 4-19 July
Roadford Perch fishing by boat – July, August and September
(Visit www.swlakesfishing.co.uk or your local fishery for more details, booking arrangements etc)
2020 Competition Dates:
Snowbee Team Bank competition (teams of 4 anglers) at Siblyback – 19 April
Bank Pairs competition at Kennick – 17 May
Peninsula Classic Individual Bank competition at Kennick – 21 June
Cornwall Devon Shield at Siblyback – 5 April
‘Best of the Best’ competition – this year there will be heats for individual Rainbow fisheries from March to October, with the grand final to be held at Kennick in October (visit www.swlakesfishing.co.uk or your local fishery for more details and heat dates).
Please visit the www.swlakesfishing.co.uk for more details on ticket prices, fishery information, clubs, competitions and boat availability.