Eyebrook Trout Fishery Report 2016
Week ending 16th October 2016
Trout Taken 78(7838) Catch and Release 65(11553) Rod Returns54 (3876) Fish per rod 2.64(5.00)
Season’s totals in brackets
Keith Johnson of Kettering enjoyed a morning boat session recently and caught four rainbows from around the weed beds at Robbo’s cabin on suspender minkie’s fished on a floating line. The Last Cast Angling Club visited the Eyebrook from West Lothian last weekend and organizer Nigel Muckle caught the best fish a lean 6lb brown trout taken on a gremlin. Ian Drummond of Whitburn also caught a 3lb brown trout on a nymph. Eyebrook regular Brian Skey of Aldwinkle caught six rainbows while boat fishing on his usual diawl bach. Horace Wood of Sapcote caught seven rainbows on a combination of white lure, diawl bach and daddy long legs.
Pike fishing began at the beginning of the month at Eyebrook with lures and sea dead baits, one the best fish caught weighing 20lb was caught by Andy Baldock of Northampton on a lure, Adam Ford of Milton Keynes also caught a well conditioned 16lb pike, again taken on a lure. Jobe Burnham caught a fit 13lb pike, many pike anglers have caught numbers of jack with no other significant fish captures reported to date.
Eyebrook Trout Fishery Forthcoming Events
The English Disabled Fly Fishers Association Fur and Feather Boat Competition will be held on Wednesday 19th October 2016. All are welcome, please bring a prize for the table and normal day permits will apply. All monies raised at this event will be donated to our chosen charity The English Disabled Fly Fishers Association, Registered Charity No 800452
The Eyebrook Fur and Feather Boat Competition will be held on Sunday 30th October 2016, the last day of fishing at Eyebrook for 2016. All are most welcome to this event, normal day permits and boat prices will apply plus a £5 entry fee, and please don’t forget to bring a prize for the table. All monies raised at this event will be donated to our chosen charity The English Disabled Fly Fishers Association, Registered Charity No 800452.
For your Chance to Win a Day Motorboat Hire at Eyebrook Trout Fishery simply register your details at Eyebrook fishing lodge or at our on-line booking facility, please send in your name and contact details including your email address and we will enter you into our weekly prize draw for a day motorboat hire at Eyebrook Trout Fishery. Normal day permits are applicable. And this week’s lucky winner is Jordon Gayle .
Welcome to Eyebrook Pike Trials 2016 – the 1st to 30th October 2016 Pike fishing using lures and sea dead baits only. A number of boats have been allocated on each day throughout October for pike fishing. We do hope that all trout anglers respect the pike fishermen and vice versa, and that these trials may once again prove beneficial and of interest to all parties. For more information and rules regarding pike fishing at Eyebrook go to www.eyebrook.com and click on the predator motif
General Boat Bookings are now being taken so to reserve boats or any other general fishery information call 01536 772930 alternatively boats can be booked online at www.eyebrook.com
And catch up with the Eyebrook Fishery Website at www.eyebrook.com absolutely full to the brim with fishing tips and all your fly-fishing related questions answered at ‘Millers Tails’ And for those of you who tweet, you can now follow us on Twitter @theEyebrook, if you’re on Facebook like our page at www.facebook.com/eyebrook
Alternatively you can follow Eyebrook’s Andy Miller on Twitter @andyflyfisher
Click here to contact a member of the team
Back to Fishing Reports overview