Devon Road


South Darenth, Dartford, UK

Fishery Information

This fishery is run by Dartford & District Angling & Preservation Society.

Devon Road Lake is accessed through the main gate located next to No 73 Devon Road, Sutton at Hone DA4 9AA. Upon entering the gate, anglers will find themselves in the car park area. Access to the lake is across the public footpath and through a combination locked gate. Please note that special rules apply to this venue, and anglers must pay an additional supplement before being allowed onto the lake.

What size do the fish go to?

Devon Road Lake offers the opportunity to catch a variety of fish species, including many large carp that can reach weights of around 45lb. Anglers can also target bream weighing in double figures, as well as tench, pike, roach/rudd, and eels. The diverse fish population provides anglers with the chance to encounter some substantial specimens during their fishing sessions.

What tactics work well?

With a range of fish species present, anglers can experiment with various tactics, such as carp fishing with boilies or other carp baits, bream fishing with appropriate feed and method mix, and predator fishing techniques for pike and eels. Experienced anglers familiar with the venue or local fishing experts can offer valuable insights into the most effective tactics for success.

What facilities are on site?

To ensure a comfortable and enjoyable fishing experience, anglers should inquire with the fishery management or relevant authorities to find out about the availability of facilities such as toilets, shelters, or refreshment areas.

Is parking available?

Yes, parking is available at Devon Road Lake. Anglers can access the venue through the main gate, park in the car park area, and then proceed to the lake through the public footpath and combination locked gate. However, please note that fishing is permitted during specific hours only, from 4 am to 10:30 pm, and all anglers must vacate the car park by 10:45 pm. As the venue is described as not easy, it is advisable that inexperienced anglers seek guidance or consider fishing at other locations suited to their skill level.

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