Wellsfield Trout Fishery

Attention all anglers! 

Wellsfield Fishery will be open 7 days 8am-5pm right up till Christmas thanks to the ICE PREVENTION WAVE MACHINES for fly and bait fishing.

The Christmas Fishing Competition was held on Sunday.  Winner was William Caddis (Stirling) £100 Cash, Hamper and Turkey, with 5 fish for 15lb 2oz.  2nd – J Jardine (Milton of Campsie) £30 Gift Vouchers, Hamper and Turkey, 3rd M O’Rourke (Coatbridge) £20 Gift Vouchers, Hamper and Turkey. 

Another good weeks fishing at Wellsfield Fishery with many anglers bagging their limits.
All three lochans fished well this week for those fly fishing and bait fishing. 
Anglers can view the updated big fish website gallery on: www.wellsfield.co.uk
The average weight was just over 3lb 2oz per fish. 

Largest fish of the week was an 11lb Rainbow Trout caught by G Hogan (Stirling).  D Ferguson (Camelon) caught a 10lb rainbow trout
One Red £50 Prize Tag was caught this week by lucky angler G McMenemy (Kincardeine) whilst bait fishing.

Best flies: Ugly Bugger Lure, Mini Fritz, Blobs, Yellow Dancer, Olive Tadpole, HH Damsel, Diawl Bachs, Bloodworm, Buzzers. Best Baits: Worms, Maggots, Small Taz’s.
Best Catches for this week:
W Paterson (Falkirk) 5 for 15lb 8oz,
A Davis (Larbert) 5 for 15lb,
I Smith (Alva) 5 for 15lb,
W Caddiss (Stirling) 5 for 15lb 2oz,
E McPhillips (Bathgate) 5 for 15lb,
R Thomson (Dunblane) 5 for 15lb,
J Jardine (Milton of Campsie) 5 for 14lb 12oz,
K Young (Durham) 5 for 14lb 2oz,
A Savage (Moodiesburn) 5 for 14lb,
Mr MCoff (Airth) 5 for 13lb 8oz,
S Cairns (Perth) 5 for 13lb,
C Miller (Dunbar) 5 for 13lb,
C O’Rourke (Coatbridge) 5 for 12lb 8oz,
J McCormack (Stirling) 5 for 12lb 4oz,
D Wetherly (Durham) 5 for 12lb,
R Russell (Stoneyburn) 5 for 12lb,
P Murtha (Moodiesburn) 5 for 12lb,
M O’Rourke (Coatbridge) 5 for 11lb 8oz,
D Ferguson (Camelon) 4 for 19lb, best 10lb rainbow trout,
I Skilling (Shotts) 4 for 12lb,
R Hood (Kilsyth) 4 for 11lb 12oz,
M Lawton (Bathgate) 4 for 11lb,
K Lowe (Falkirk) 4 for 11lb,
J Munro (Perth) 4 for 10lb 8oz,
C Perry (Alloa) 3 for 10lb 8oz,
S Cairns (Perth) 4 for 10lb 4oz,
E Johnstone (Greenock) 3 for 10lb 8oz,
J Brogan (Airdrie) 3 for 10lb,
G Ross (Stirling) 3 for 9lb 12oz,
J Brogan (Airdrie) 3 for 9lb 8oz,
T Green (Blairhall) 3 for 9lb,
B Robertson (Cowie) 3 for 9lb,
A Couper (Stirling) 3 for 9lb,
D Russell (Stoneyburn) 3 for 9lb,
A Bennett (Airdrie) 3 for 9lb,
C McLean (Cumbernauld) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
J Meiklejohn (Stirling) 3 for 8lb,
D Ure (Falkirk) 3 for 8lb,
A Shearer (Cumbernauld) 3 for 8lb,
M Boylan (Denny) 3 for 8lb,
H Bettley (Coatbridge) 3 for 8lb,
S Young (Durham) 3 for 8lb,
S Duff (Blairgowrie) 3 for 8lb,
W Breslin (Stirling) 3 for 8lb,
D Westwater (Airth) 3 for 8lb,
T Brown (Coatbridge) 3 for 7lb 12oz,
P Connor (Glasgow) 3 for 7lb,
H Cameron (Cambusbarron) 3 for 7lb,
B Jackson (Coatbridge) 2 for 7lb, best 4lb,
G McNairn (Bonnybridge) 2 for 6lb 8oz,
R Davidson (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
D Craig (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
J Hall (Durham) 2 for 6lb,
R Staonvich (Carmyle) 2 for 6lb,
J Munro (Perth) 2 for 6lb,
A Buchan (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
M Lawton (Bathgate) 2 for 6lb,
J McGuire (Kincardine) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
D Bathchelor (Airth) 2 for 5lb,
R Hunter (Dunipace) 2 for 5lb,
P Murtha (Moodiesburn) 2 for 5lb,
S Johnston (Coatbridge) 2 for 5lb,
T Reid (S’Muir) 2 for 5lb,
G Hogan (Stirling) 1 for 11lb rainbow trout,
J Marshall (Stirling) 1 for 4lb.

Trout Fisherman
William Caddis (Stirling) – Winner of The Christmas Fishing Competition – £100 Cash, Hamper and Turkey


Christmas Gift Vouchers are now on sale!
They can be used for all Wellsfield activities, including fishing permits, fly fishing lessons, archery, laser shot, falconry, mini highland games, horse riding, kids pony rides, health club, coffee shop, holiday lodges, sumo suits/gladiators, etc.  Call 01324 822800 to place your order.