Wellsfield Trout Fishery

All 3 lochans fished very well again this week for fly and bait anglers. Many anglers bagged their fish limits with an average trout size of 3lb, with many fish in the 5lb+  specimen category.

Intermediate lines and floating lines with sink tips are the best choice at the moment. Best Flies this week: Mini-Dancer, Sparklers, Montana, PTN, Cormorants. Best Bait: White Powerbait, Worms, Maggots, Taz’s.

ONE RED £50 TAG WAS CAUGHT THIS WEEK: Mr T Young (Bonnybridge) caught a £50 RED TAGGED Trout this week from the top fly pond using fly. 

NINE specimens over 5lb were caught this week:
11lb 4oz rainbow  - D Wilson (Falkirk)
10lb rainbow  - C Girvan (Bathgate)
8lb rainbow  - R Roy (Kincardine)
7lb 8oz - J Diamond (Dumbarton)
7lb rainbow  - D Ballantyne (Grangemouth)
6lb 8oz rainbow - T Chalmers (Perth)
6lb rainbow  - R Davidson (Stirling)
5lb 4oz rainbow -  J Donnelly (Milton of Campsie)
5lb rainbow  - F Stark (Redding)
5lb blue  - P McMenemy (Kilsyth)

Rainbow TroutBest Catches for this week:
D Wilson (Falkirk) 5 for 23lb, best 11lb 4oz rainbow,
C Girvan (Bathgate) 5 for 22lb, best 10lb rainbow,
F Stark (Redding) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb rainbow,
P McMenemy (Kilsyth) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb blue,
A McManus (Clackmannan) 5 for 16b, best 4lb rainbow,
H Peebles (Dunblane) 5 for 15lb,
T Haggerty (Cornton) 5 for 15lb,
E Knowles (West Calder) 5 for 15lb,
A Harvey (Glasgow) 5 for 14lb 10oz,
D Craig (Stirling) 4 for 13lb,
I Hertwig (Tullibody) 4 for 11lb,
T Chalmers (Perth) 4 for 11lb,
D Ballantyne (Grangemouth) 3 for 15lb, best 7lb rainbow,
T Chalmers (Perth) 3 for 11lb 8oz, best 6lb 8oz rainbow,
J Lynch (Hamilton) 3 for 10lb,
J Brogan (Airdrie) 3 for 10lb,
M Hamilton (Alloa) 3 for 10lb,
W Caddiss (Stirling) 3 for 9lb,
S Hamilton (Falkirk) 3 for 9lb,
J Puncher (Lennoxtown) 3 for 9lb,
S Malcom (Milton of Campsie) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
B Robertson (Cowie) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
S Sepkes (Lennoxtown) 3 for 8lb,
J Hamilton (Alloa) 3 for 8lb,
I McGinlay (Glasgow) 3 for 7lb 12oz,
R Davidson (Stirling) 2 for 9lb, best 6lb rainbow,
J Scougall (Airdrie) 2 for 7lb 8oz,
J Fulton (Dumbarton) 2 for 7lb, best 4lb,
S Malcolm (Milton Of Campsie) 2 for 6lb 4oz,
S Giblon (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb,
B Lawe (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
B Robertson (Cowie) 2 for 6lb,
S Sepkes (Lennoxtown) 2 for 6lb,
M Robinson (Tullibody) 2 for 6lb,
S Lothian (Falkirk) 2 for 6lb,
R Malcolm Snr (Kirkintilloch) 2 for 6lb,
A Bennett (Airdrie) 2 for 5lb 12oz,
B Robertson (Cowie) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
H Donald (Dumbarton) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
R Smith (Airdrie) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
G Campbell (Denny) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
J Donnelly (Milton of Campsie) 1 for 5lb 4oz,
R Roy (Kincardine) 1 for 8lb rainbow,
J Diamond (Dumbarton) 1 for 7lb 8oz,
S Fowler (Hamilton) 1 for 4lb,
A Leadbetter (Slamannan) 1 for 3lb 12oz.

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