Wellsfield Fishery is fishing very well at the moment with this milder weather for both fly fishers and bait anglers.
The fishery is open 7 days, 8am – 5pm. Many anglers caught their fish limits, and we are stocking the lochans well to meet demand.
We are now filling the diary for 2014 Club Bookings. Please call 01324 822800 to book your dates in the diary.
FISH OF THE WEEK:
12lb Rainbow Trout – D Sharp (Falkirk)
One Red Tagged £50 Trout was caught by lucky angler G Watson (Stirling) from the top fly pond on a Silver Sparkler lure in his bag of 5 fish for 15lb.
Most fly fishers caught fish using floating lines or slow intermediate lines. Best flies this week: Ally McCoist Fritz, Yellow Dancer, Black/Green Fritz, GH Damsel, Buzzers, fished with a floating lines and long leaders.
Bait anglers best methods Best Baits: Maggots, Worms, Power Bait, Small Mepps spinners.
Best Catches for this week:
H Bettley (Carronbridge) 10 for 32lb,
D Hanson (Falkirk) 5 for 15lb,
I Thomson (Grangemouth) 5 for 15lb,
G Watson (Stirling) 5 for 15lb,
M Simpson (Camelon) 5 for 15lb,
K Simpson (Denny) 5 for 13lb,
R Kerr (Lanark) 4 for 13lb, best 4lb rainbow,
P Quinn (Wishaw) 4 for 12lb 4oz,
D Tait (Kirkintilloch) 4 for 12lb, best 4lb rainbow,
P Freethie (Alloa) 4 for 12lb,
G McKeown (Coatbridge) 4 for 11lb 8oz,
D Sharp (Falkirk) 3 for 18lb, best 12lb rainbow trout,
J Jarvie (Stenhousemuir) 3 for 9lb 8oz,
S Brotherton (Alloa) 3 for 9lb 8oz,
B Falconer (Boness) 3 for 9lb,
I Brown (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
S Preece (Bainsford) 3 for 8lb 12oz,
A Campbell (Moodiesburn) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
S Brotherton (Alloa) 2 for 8lb 8oz, best 5lb rainbow trout,
C McFarlane (Denny) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
S Brotherton (Alloa) 3 for 8lb,
E Lunny (Kirkintilloch) 3 for 8lb,
R Shenstone (Auchterarder) 3 for 8lb,
B Crawford (Letham) 3 for 8lb,
P Kale (Stirling) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
S Inglis (Duntocher) 3 for 7lb,
J Green (Airdrie) 2 for 7lb,
J Johonstone (Denny) 2 for 7lb, best 4lb rainbow,
P Rosinsky (Alloa) 2 for 7lb, best 4lb rainbow trout,
N Preece (Denny) 2 for 6lb 4oz,
S McKay (Stirling) 2 for 6lb 4oz,
D McNeil (Bonnybridge) 2 for 6lb,
C Hardwick (Tullibody) 2 for 6lb,
M Coutts (Banknock) 2 for 6lb,
S Inglis (Snr) (Duntocher) 2 for 6lb,
P Johnstone (Glasgow) 2 for 5lb 12oz,
R Hall (Wishaw) 2 for 5lb 12oz,
J Carson (Stenhousemuir) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
K Lowe (Falkirk) 2 for 5lb,
B McFarlane (Dunipace) 1 for 4lb rainbow,
D Andrews (Kilsyth) 1 for 4lb,
P O’Rourke (Twechar) 1 for 4lb.
For more information on Wellsfield Trout Fishery, please visit: www.wellsfield.co.uk