Betton Pool


Norton in Hales, Market Drayton, UK

Fishery Information

This fishery is run by Hodnet Angling Club.

Betton Pool is an established tree-shaded pool used as a mixed fishery. The fish species found in the pool include roach, perch, skimmers, and a few carp. It offers a diverse fishing experience for anglers.

What size do the fish go to?

The pool holds a variety of fish species, including roach, perch, skimmers, and carp. While specific size ranges are not mentioned, anglers can expect to find fish of various sizes in the pool.

What tactics work well?

For successful fishing at Betton Pool, anglers can employ various tactics depending on the target species. Common tactics for catching roach, perch, skimmers, and carp include float fishing, feeder fishing, and using appropriate bait such as maggots, worms, or pellets. Anglers may experiment with different techniques and baits to find the most effective approach.

What facilities are on site?

Betton Pool is described as an established tree-shaded pool. It is advisable to contact the fishery or visit their website for detailed information about available facilities such as fishing platforms, seating, or on-site amenities.

Is Parking Available?

Visitors can reach Betton Pool by following Maer Lane from Market Drayton, passing the entrance to Morrison’s/the Fire Station. After crossing the canal at Victoria Coal Wharf, continue for approximately 1 km. The pool can be found on the right-hand side, with parking available in the adjacent layby.

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