It’s every anglers dream to run a fishery, Its a clear ambition of mine and everyone involved in our lakes to make our syndicates and our day ticket lake friendly communitys for like minded anglers.
The main person who runs the lakes and there management, is myself (mitch), we have pete,paul,ian who are the bailiffs with well over 65 years between us in fisheries , and (dave) who runs our day ticket lake .
The largest of our carp fisheries is THE RISE it was formed in 2006 and in a very short time has gained a reputation for being a well run carp fishery in beautiful surroundings situated in the essex countryside , with 20+ fish now over the magic 40lb mark to just under 50lb .
THEMILL syndicate lake is 9 acres in size and was dug as a typical wet gravel pit in 03/04 and had extensive landscaping in 2005 the lake is around 4 - 17ft deep and it has reeds , trees, bushes, and lilies pads all around its margins , we have over 160 fish present In the lake with a few well over the magic thirty pounds mark to 38lb plus , we also have over 60 x fish that go 20lb - 29lb plus , all these fish are all very very scaley
THE DAY TICKET LAKE is 3 acres in size and has an average depths of 6 -15 feet. With carp in excess of 40lb, our wide and varied fish stocks include an abundance of Carp, Tench 7lb , Bream to 10lb +, Roach, Rudd, grass Carp 20lb plus , Chub, and Pike to 25lb plus and a few cats.
THE SANCTUARY is our largest and newest lake and really is a gem of a lake in rural Essex totally secluded and secure and protected by an otter proof fence , the lake itself is 18 acres in size with only 15 swims giving you over an acre of water per swim , it has excellent topography with depth ranging from 21ft - 3ft. This lake has loads of features , PLATEAUS , HOLES , GULLYS , CHANNELS ................... It's has been planted extensively with reeds Lilly's etc to complement the existing trees and water plants , Parking is right next to the lake and secure , as for stocking it will have over 500 carp spring 2018 to over 36lb with an ongoing stocking program winter 2018/19 , this will definitely be a very sort after ticket.
ALL Our Carp Syndicates and our day ticket lake are situated in Essex , there are a wealth of features in every one of the swims on all four lakes , all the lakes have had recent makeovers with the main attention being made to the swims , paths , planting etc