Wellsfield Trout Fishery

The fishery fished superb this week for fly and bait anglers and there is a massive head of trout in the ponds at the moment.  Stocking remains high and many anglers bagged their fish limits with great sport using fly and bait methods. 

We are still open till 8pm 7 days a week, come up and gives us a try.

THREE troutmaster specimens were caught this week.  A 14lb 6oz by G Finney (Blantyre), a 13lb 8oz rainbow by Mr Russell (Falkirk), and a 9lb 8oz rainbow trout for Mr McAllister (Bathgate).

One red tagged trout was caught this week by lucky angler Mr Jarvis (Falkirk) winning him £50.  There are loads of red tagged trout (£50 prize) and white tagged trout (£500) in the lochans to be caught by lucky anglers.

Best flies this week were: Fritz Nobblers, Buzzers, Diawl Bach, Bibio, Damsel. Best bait: Power Bait, Taz’s, Tobies, Maggots.

Some of the better catches this week include:
Falconer (Boness) 10 for 26lb in 2 tickets,
Harrop (West Calder) 7 for 21lb in 2 tickets,
McGeorge (Glasgow) 6 for 19lb in 2 tickets,
Boyd (Glasgow) 6 for 14lb in 2 tickets,
Hendry (Falkirk) 5 for 18lb, best 6lb rainbow,
Thompson (Pilkington) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
Reid (Stenhousemuir) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
Weir (Kincardine) 5 for 16lb 8oz, best 4lb 8oz,
Finlayson (Kilysth) 5 for 16lb, best 4lb,
Dodds (Larbert) 5 for 16lb, best 4lb,
Swanson (Perth) 5 for 16lb, best 4lb,
Wilson (Bathgate) 5 for 15lb, best 3lb,
Thomson (Dunblane) 4 for 15lb,
Bisset (Dunbar) 4 for 12lb,
Ewart Jnr (Cumbernauld) 4 for 12lb,
Bennett (Airdrie) 4 for 10lb 4oz,
Giebler (Tullibody) 4 for10lb,
Anderson (Strathblane) 4 for 10lb,
McRae (Falkirk) 4 for 9lb 8oz,
Finnie (Blantyre) 3 for16lb, best 10lb,
Paterson (Menstrie) 3 for 10lb 4oz,
Davidson (Stirling) 3 for 9lb 8oz,
McGeorge (Glasgow) 3 for 9lb 4oz,
Eadie (Cowie) 3 for  9lb,
Cooper (Stirling) 3 for 9lb,
Toon (Bannockburn) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
C Skinner (Westburn) 3 for 8lb,
Dow (Denny) 3 for 8lb,
I Skinner (Westburn) 3 for 8lb,
Caddies (Stirling) 3 for 8lb,
Marshall (Plean) 3 for 8lb,
Steven (Glasgow) 3 for 8lb,
Clilverd (Moodiesburn) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
McIntosh (Bonnybridge) 3 for 7lb,
Gray (Cumbernauld) 3 for 7lb,
G Finney (Blantyre) 2 for 17lb 6oz, best 14lb 6oz,
Thomson (Fishcross) 2 for 7lb,
Robertson (Cowie) 2 for 6lb 8oz,
Boylan (Denny) 2 for 6lb 8oz,
Foy (Grangemouth) 2 for 6lb 4oz,
Kennedy (Kilsyth) 2 for 6lb,
Robertson (Cowie) 2 for 6lb,
Graham (St Ninians) 2 for 6lb,
Addison (Polmont) 1 for 4lb,
Rattray (Braehead) 1 for 4lb,
Anderson (Bonnybridge) 1 for 5lb.

Fly & Bait Fishing Lessons are available for adults and children – call 01324 822800 for more details or check out www.wellsfield.co.uk, Rod and Tackle Hire available.
Club and corporate day bookings are still being taken for 2009 season.