Wellsfield Trout Fishery Weekly Report for Week Ending: 2/9/07

The fishery evening sessions are still ongoing and the fishery is open to 9pm, seven days a week.

Two specimens were caught this week, one by Mr Allan (Falkirk), who netted a nice 12lb 2oz rainbow from the middle fly pond in his 5 for 23lb using diawl bachs. Mr McGeorge (Glasgow) landed a fine 9lb 7oz rainbow from the top fly pond in his 3 for 19lb.

All 3 ponds are fishing very well at the moment and there is plenty of fish activity now that the air is cooling.  Water clarity is excellent.  Rainbows, Blues and Browns featured with some Tiger Trout and an average weight of just over 3lb.

One Yellow Prize £50- Tagged Trout was caught this week by lucky angler Mr Petrie (Falkirk) from the top fly pond.

Fly fishermen found a floating line with with daddies, damsel nymph, cats and buzzers best.  Bait anglers found rainbow powerbait, worms and maggots worked the best.

Some of the better catches this week include:
Laird (Falkirk) 5 for 20lb, best 7lb,
Ferguson  (Denny) 5 for 19lb, best 6lb 4oz,
Paterson (Polmont) 5 for 18lb 2oz, best 6lb 2oz,
Haig (Bonnybridge) 5 for 17lb, best 6lb,
Dawson (Alloa) 5 for 16b 8oz, best 4lb 8oz,
Reid (Kirkintilloch) 5 for 16lb 8oz, best 4lb,
Jenkins (Bonnybridge) 5 for 16lb, best 5lb,
Sime (Falkirk) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Donaldson (Camelon) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Bothwell (Cornton) 5 for 15lb, best 3lb 8oz,
Stirling (Dunblane) 5 for 15lb, best 3lb 4oz.
Marshall (Falkirk) 4 for 10lb,
Patrick (Dunfermline) 3 for 9lb,
Bennett (Airdrie) 3 for 8lb,
McCrea (Falkirk) 3 for 8lb,

Wellsfield is a Troutmasters water stocked with doubles. The fishery is stocked daily. Telephone (01324) 822800 or check out www.wellsfield.co.uk