Cleabarrow Lake


Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3ND, UK

Fishery Information

Controlled by the Windermere, Ambleside & District Angling Association, Cleabarrow Lake is a members only water that is home to carp to 25 lbs, bream to 9 lbs, tench, roach, rudd, golden orfe and eels. Night fishing is possible for this water.

This lake has 9 substantial pegs and 4 prepared bivvy sites for overnight fishing. These must be booked in advance with the administration officer.

What size do the fish go to?

Carp go to 25 lbs and bream to 9 lbs.

What tactics work well?

Usual baits such as boilies, pellet, meat, maggots, worms, sweet corn and bread work well. Fish patrol the islands and shoreline and place a bait close to overhanging vegetation. Carp can be easily spotted during warmer months and stalked in the margins with surface baits.

What facilities are on site?

Pegs, bivvy sites and parking are available on site.

Is parking available?

Limited parking is available on site.

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