Penkford Pond


272 Common Rd, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9JN, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

This fishery is run by Newton-le-Willows Anglers Association.

Penkford Bridge is a pleasure angling water that spans approximately 200 meters and offers 20 pegs for anglers to choose from. It is a lesser-known towpath that provides a unique angling experience.

What size do the fish go to?

The fish species present in Penkford Bridge include bream, common carp, crucian carp, eel, F1 carp, grass carp, koi carp, mirror carp, perch, roach, rudd, skimmers, and tench. The sizes of the fish can vary, offering a range of angling opportunities.

What tactics work well?

When fishing at Penkford Bridge, using bread punch, caster, and pinkie as bait can be highly effective. These bait options have proven successful for targeting species such as roach, which can produce impressive nets of fish. Keepnets are not allowed at this fishery, so estimating the catch size can be challenging.

What facilities are on site?

Penkford Bridge is primarily a natural section of the waterway, providing a picturesque and tranquil environment for pleasure angling. While specific facilities may not be available on-site, anglers can enjoy the peaceful surroundings and focus on their fishing experience.

Is parking available?

Anglers must carry a valid permit and photo ID at all times to comply with the regulations.

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