Wellsfield Trout Fishery Weekly Report for Week Ending: 15/6/08

Wellsfield Fishery is now offering “Learn to Fish” Fly Fishing & Bait Fishing Lessons for kids and adults.  All equipment is provided including a fishing permit to catch trout on the lochans.  Please book your lessons by calling 01324 822800.  

The evening sessions continue and the fishery is open from 8am till 10pm, 7 days.
All 3 lochans fished very well this week.  Water clarity is excellent and there is plenty of hatches of buzzers, damsels, dragonfly and daddies.  Dry flies, small traditional wet flies, nymphs and lures are working well.

TWO Yellow Prize Tagged Trout were caught this week – Mr D Laird (Carronshore) from the top fly pond winning him £50 on Thursday and Mr D Anderson (Grangmouth) from the middle pond on Tuesday.  Yellow £50 Tags are stocked weekly.  There are plenty tags still in the water including two £500 White Tagged Fish!

THREE specimen trout were caught this week:

Mr I Craw (Tullibody) landed a superb 10lb rainbow in his 6 for 22lb 4oz in 2 visits,
and Mr Hunter (Stirling) caught a superb 8lb rainbow in his 5 for 20lb and Mr McMenemy (Menstrie) caught a nice 7lb rainbow in his 5 for 18lb.

Best flies this week: Hoppers, Buzzers, Diawl Bach, PTN and Yellow Dancer fished on a floating line.  Best bait: Rainbow Powerbait, Maggots, Mepp Spinners.

Some of the better catches this week include:
Dow (Denny) 8 for 23lb, best 4lb in 2 visits
Craw (Tullibody) 6 for 22lb 4oz, best 10lb rainbow in 2 visits,
Hunter (Stirling) 5 for 20lb, best 8lb rainbow,  
McMenemy (Menstrie) 5 for 18lb, best 7lb rainbow,
Craig (Stirling) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
Ledbetter (Falkirk) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
Evans (Banknock) 5 for 16lb, best 4lb,
Manson (Cumbernauld) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Ferguson (Denny) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
McAllister (Bathgate) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Black (Broxburn 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Harvey (Glasgow) 5 for 13lb 8oz,
Winters (Falkirk) 4 for 11lb 12oz,
Strathearn (Grangemouth) 4 for 11lb,
Duckfield (Denny) 4 for 11lb,
Mason (Camelon) 4 for 11lb,
Shand (Falkirk) 4 for 10lb 8oz,
McGhee (Airdrie) 4 for 10lb 4oz,
Davidson (Stirling) 4 for 10lb,
Leonard (Denny) 4 for 9lb,
Reid (Muirhead) 4 for 9lb,
Rafferty (Grangmouth) 3 for 10lb,
Montague (Dumbarton) 3 for 9lb 8oz,
Fulton (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
Marshall (Denny) 3 for 9lb, best 3lb 8oz,
Murray (Tillicoultry) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Millar (Kirkintilloch) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Watson (East Kilbride) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Shanks (Larbert) 3 for 8lb,
Burt (Denny) 3 for 8lb,
Budgie (Camelon) 3 for 8lb,
Bond (Grimsby) 3 for 8lb,
Ainslie (Grimsby) 3 for 8lb,
Laird (Dunipace) 3 for 7lb 12oz,
Reid (Tillicoultry) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Taggart (Milton of Campsie) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Grice (Falkirk) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Scrimgeour (Glasgow) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Anderson (Grangmouth) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Paterson (Bannockburn) 3 for 7lb 4oz,
Huggan (Alva) 3 for 7lb 4oz,
Wood (Glasgow) 3 for 7lb,
Whitlock (Denny) 3 for 7lb,
Dagen (Balloch) 3 for 7lb,
Doig (S’Muir) 3 for 7lb,
Robertson (Tullibody) 3 for 7lb,
Hopkins (Stepps) 2 for 7lb,
Campbell (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
Asher (Tillicoultry) 2 for 6lb,
Riby (Bannockburn) 2 for 6lb,
Kay (D/Hall) 2 for 6lb,
Kilpatrick (Denny) 2 for 6lb,
Marshall (Plean) 2 for 5lb 12oz,
Ewart (Cumbernauld) 1 for 4lb,
Russell (Sauchie) 1 for 4lb,

For more details call 01324 822800 or check out www.wellsfield.co.uk. Wellsfield Fishery has 3 Lochans (2 fly and 1 bait) totalling 12 acres and is a Troutmasters Water.   Club bookings are still being taken for 2008.  Rod Hire, Tackle & Bait are on sale at the fishery.