Cornhill Fishery


East Cowton, Northallerton, North Yorkshire DL7 0JW, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Cornhill Fishery comprises 3 beautiful ponds that were designed to offer year round sport. All lakes have a marginal shelf and maturing beds of either reeds or rushes at either side of the pegs. The banks are flat with purpose built pegs, some of which are designed for disabled anglers. The depths of the waters are between 4 and 12 feet.

Pond 1 is the largest pond and it covers 1.5 acres of water. It has a number of islands that make good targets for the feeder or bomb.

Pond 2 is almost the same size as the first pond and it has a couple of islands to target. This pool tends to have larger fish than the other ponds. The bottom end of this lake offers sheltered fishing from the wind.

Pond 3 is the smallest pond, covering 0.5 acres of water. It is home to perch and gudgeon.

Day tickets are available for this fishery. Night fishing is possible on site.

What size do the fish go to?

Carp go to 30 lbs, perch to 5 lbs, roach to 1.4 lbs and tench to 6 lbs.

What tactics work well?

Feeder or bomb works well for fishing on Pond 1. Small hooks with maggots work well for fishing on Pond 3. Carp responds well to method feeder and luncheon meat.

What facilities are on site?

There is a club house, a balcony, 3 static caravans, a cafe, camping space and toilets on site. Disabled access and parking are also offered on the venue.

Is parking available?

Parking is available on site.

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