Potterswall Reservoir


77 Steeple Rd, Antrim BT41 2QE, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Potterswall Dam, owned and managed by Antrim & District Angling Association, is a fly fishing only site situated three miles from Antrim town on Potterswall Lane, just off the Steeple Road. This seven-acre site features five acres of lake and offers stunning views across Lough Neagh. It is regularly stocked with good fighting rainbow trout. Fishing is allowed from all banks, but wading and boat fishing are prohibited. The lake is open all year round and permits are available from various surrounding outlets, as advertised on the club website.

What size do the fish go to?

The lake is home to Rainbow trout, with fish up to 12lb (5.5kg) being caught and returned.

What tactics work well?

As the lake is regularly stocked with Rainbow trout, fly fishing techniques that are effective for this species would work well. Fishing is allowed from all banks, offering a wide choice of spots to fish from.

What facilities are on site?

The site is equipped with accessible fishing stands and a small building for anglers to use. It provides stunning views across Lough Neagh, adding to the overall fishing experience.

Is parking available?

Yes, ample car parking is available on site for the convenience of the anglers.

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