Soham By-Pass Lake


Soham, Ely CB7 5DA, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Situated on the edge of the A142, Soham By-Pass Lake is a small, unassuming picturesque water that holds carp to almost 30 lbs., crucian carp to 4.06 lbs., bream to over 12 lbs., tench to 7 lbs. and pike to 26 lbs.. A good number of perch and roach are also present in this fishery. The main feature of this lake is the small island in the middle.

This fishery runs on a day ticket basis. Night fishing is also possible on site.

What size do the fish go to?

Carp go to 30 lbs., pike to 26 lbs., crucians to 4.06 lbs., bream to over 12 lbs. and tench to 7 lbs..

What tactics work well?

Don’t be shy on the bait and don’t be afraid to move. Best spots are areas where you can find silkweed. Ronnies on top of silkweed reportedly works well for this water.

What facilities are on site?

Facilities include disabled access, parking and on-site toilets. They also providing coaching services for anglers who are looking to improve their skills.

Is parking available?

Parking is available on site.

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