Hillside Fishery


Commercial Street Loveclough Lancashire BB4 8QX, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Situated in an idyllic countryside location near Loveclough, Lancashire, Hillside Fishery offers excellent sport to both the beginner and more seasoned angler. The site comprises of 5 lakes in total.

Doughnut lake is a match lake with 22 pegs, several of which are accessible to disabled and elderly anglers. The waters are home to a variety of Bream, Tench, Chub, Perch and carp.

At approximately 1.5 acres in size, Bankside is the second match lake. The water has a variety of fishing features, including over-hanging trees, lily pads and rushes. Furthermore, there is a healthy stock of Bream, Tench, Perch, Roach and Carp.

Opened in 2016, Pad Lake is a 3-acre specimen lake that offers some of the best Carp fishing in the Northwest. The depth of the water ranges between 3-25ft, with over 100 Carp in the double figures.

Hawthorne is the most established lake at the venue, with 6 bivvy pegs and a wide selection of Bream, Carp, Tench, Chub and Roach.

Bert’s Pool is a specimen water, with 10 bivvy begs and numerous large Carp and Catfish.

What size do the fish go to?

Bream, Roach, Rudd, Chubb and Perch tend to weigh between 2-7lbs. There are many large Carp and Catfish which go well into double figures, with the venue record being 51lbs for a Carp in Bert’s Pool.

What tactics work well?

Using a feeder with worms or sweetcorn can be extremely effective in enticing the larger species.

What facilities are on site?

Clean and accessible toilet facilities are available on location.

Is parking available?

Safe and secure parking is available on site.

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