Wellsfield Trout Fishery

The trout fishery is now open late 7 days a week till 9pm for evening sessions. 


Another excellent week for fishing at Wellsfield Fishery for fly and bait fishers.  Many anglers bagged their fish limits with fish over the week.  Over 400 trout were caught, average weight of 3lb and many fish in the 4lb – 12lb range, with rainbows, blues and brown trout featuring in the catch returns.

Largest fish of the week was caught by Les McGeorge (Glasgow) a monster 18lb 4oz rainbow in his bag of 4 fish for 25lb 4oz (see photo below).

Rainbow Trout

Three other specimens were caught:14lb 8oz rainbow – B Neilson (Cowie)
12lb 2oz rainbow  – H Simpson (Cowie)
11lb 8oz rainbow  – R McLaren (Alloa)

Best flies: Black Nomad, Claret Damsel, Epoxy Buzzers, Hares Ear Nymph, Diawl Bachs.
Best Baits: Maggots, Worms, Mepps Spinners.

Club bookings and Corporate Event Bookings are now being taken for the diary for 2011.  For all enquiries please call 01324 822800.  

Best Catches for this week:
F McMillan (Falkirk) 5 for 19lb, best 8lb rainbow,
I Wilson (Bonnybridge) 5 for 18lb 8oz, best 8lb rainbow,
W Clements (Cumbernauld) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
T Smith (Kilsyth) 5 for 16lb,
P Inglis (Kirkintilloch) 5 for 15lb,
D Watson (Falkirk) 5 for 15lb,
K Lothian (Stilring) 5 for 15lb,
S Taylor (Fife) 5 for 15lb,
J Rae (Carronshore) 5 for 12lb,
L McGeorge (Glasgow) 4 for 25lb 4oz, best 18lb 4oz rainbow,
J Robertson (Fife) 4 for 12lb
D Barrie (Bishopbriggs) 4 for 11lb 8oz,
A Bennett (Airdrie) 4 for 11lb,
J Brogan (Airdrie) 4 for 10lb 8oz,
I Craw (Tullibody) 4 for 10lb,
A McAllister (Alloa) 4 for 10lb,
W Lowe (Stirling) 4 for 10lb,
P Walker (Glasgow) 4 for 10lb,
J Doig (S’Muir) 4 for 9lb 8oz,
D Boodoo (M/Ham) 4 for 9lb,
M McMillan (Grangemouth) 4 for 9lb,
B Neilson (Cowie) 3 for 18lb 10oz, best 14lb 8oz rainbow,
H Simpson (Cowie) 3 for 18lb best 12lb 2oz rainbow,
R McLaren (Alloa) 3 for 16lb 8oz, best 11lb 8oz rainbow,
C McLean (Cumbernauld) 3 for 10lb,
R McLaren (Alloa) 3 for 10lb,
D Doig (Tillicoultry) 3 for 9lb,
P Johnstone (Glasgow) 3 for 9lb,
E Robertson (Cowie) 3 for 9lb,
P Murtha (Moodiesburn) 3 for 9lb,
H Morgan (Denny) 3 for 8lb 4oz,
S Hill (Alloa) 3 for 8lb,
N Graham (Bonnybridge) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
P Murtha (Moodiesburn) 3 for 8lb,
R McNeil (Cumbernauld) 3 for 8lb,
M Brownrigg (Callendar) 3 for 8lb,
J Simpson (Stirling) 3 for 8lb,
J Thompson (Fishcross) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
D McNally (Falkirk) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
K Thompson (Fishcross) 3 for 7lb,
K Meiklehoffen (Grangemouth) 3 for 7lb,
D Hunter (Stenhouemuir) 3 for 7lb,
J Preece (Stirling) 3 for 7lb,
E Marshall (Queensferry) 3 for 7lb,
H Barbour (Glasgow) 3 for 7lb,
G Hendry (Falkirk) 2 for 6lb,
M Rice (Denny) 2 for 6lb,
J Ewart (Cumberuald) 2 for 6lb,
T Boyle (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb,
W Boyle (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb,
E McMeechan (Fallin) 2 for 6lb,
S Murray (Doune) 2 for 6lb,
R Roy (Kincardine) 2 for 6lb,
S Burns (Falkirk) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
P O’Connor (Bishopbriggs) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
A Cooper (Stirling) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
S Taylor (Kincardine) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
M Ward (Airdrie) 2 for 5lb,
C Marshall (Queensferry) 2 for 5lb,
W Caddiss (Stirling) 2 for 5lb,
F Robertson (Tullibody) 2 for 5lb,
S McKinnon (Kincardine) 2 for 5lb,
W Easton (Grangemouth) 1 for 4lb.

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