Greencroft Pond


Annfield Plain, Stanley, Durham DH9 7YA, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Greencroft Pond is a lake spanning an area of one acre and managed by the Stanley and District Angling Club. It is a small and welcoming mixed-coarse fishing club located in Greencroft Industrial estate in the County of Durham.

There are 22 well-built platforms to fish from, and enough parking close by. Carp of many varieties, including common, mirror, crucian, and brown goldfish, as well as roach, rudd, skimmer, bream, tench, chubb, and gudgeon, are among the most abundant fish in the lake.

The fishery provides an inclusive fishing experience for all anglers by making the front pegs accessible and by designating a larger-than-average peg specifically for anglers with impairments.

What size do the fish go to?

Roach to 2lb

Bream to 6lb

Carp to 15lb

Tench to 5lb

Crucian to 2lb

Rudd and Gudgeon to 2lb

Chub to 3lb

What tactics work well?

Maggot up in the water for large roach and rudd, and crucian

Pellet and meat for the carp, tench, bream and crucian

Chopped worm and caster for roach, skimmer bream, and chub.

What facilities are on site?

Disabled access

On-site toilets

Is parking available?

Yes, parking is available.

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