Lower South Woodburn


Carrickfergus, UK

Fishery Information:

Lower South Woodburn Reservoir, also referred to as Carrick Dams, is a small but productive reservoir known for its good fly hatches. The reservoir supports brown and rainbow trout. Fly fishing, spinning, and worm fishing are all permitted methods. Fishing is not permitted outside the hours of 8.00 am and 10.00 pm.

What size do the fish go to?

Specific size information for the brown and rainbow trout at Lower South Woodburn Reservoir is not provided. However, the minimum takeable size is 25.4 cm. For more detailed size information, you should contact the fishery directly.

What tactics work well?

Fly fishing, spinning, and worm fishing are all permitted methods at Lower South Woodburn Reservoir. The reservoir is known for its good fly hatches, suggesting that fly fishing could be particularly effective here. Wading is allowed, but caution should be taken, particularly when the water is at high levels.

What facilities are on site?

No specific facilities are mentioned in the provided information. It is recommended to contact the fishery directly for detailed information about the available facilities.

Is parking available?

Yes, car parking is available. Anglers are asked to use the official entrances and not to park cars in a way that obstructs roadways or gate entrances.

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