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Welcome to Foremark Fishery

230 acre day ticket fishery in the Derbyshire countryside for trout and pike.

A trout and predator day ticket fishery on a 230 acre reservoir set in the beautiful Derbyshire Countryside. The fishery offers bank fishing and a limited number of boats are also available for guests. Fly fishing and spinning permitted (later in season) with a chance of a 15lb+ trout or 35lb+ pike. Please wear face masks in the lodge (new rules since 30/11/2021) and social distance for everyones safety. Also, rules may change in the next week. Hand sanitiser is available in the entrance. We now take contactless payment as well as bank transfers. *** Fishing 28th December 2021 to 09th January 2022 We hope you have all had a good New Year with your friends and family and wish you all a Happy New Year. We opened for 28th December for a days fishing for those wishing to brave the weather which saw an average of 2 with the biggest fish being 3.5lb brown off the Lodge Shore on a black damsel; there seems to be a number of bigger browns around at the moment. Occasional fish are still showing on the surface at various points around the reservoir. There was no boat fishing in the period covered as the engines are away for maintenance, as soon as these come back we will re-start boat fishing. There are limited slots available for pike spinning to limit pressure on the fish, so booking is essential. We plan to do some limited pike spinning boat days as well as dead bait days in January or February and dates will be posted here. Places for these are usually limited to four or six anglers per day, let us know if you want to be added to the waiting list as these are allocated to regulars first, and then in order of the waiting list. We still suggest having a DI7 line set up, as the fish are still deep, along with a floating line for any opportunist rising fish. STILL five free trout flies for first angler catch a blue! Photo or the fish as evidence. We have STILL not seen one for some time. Fishery Staff decision is final. *** We are only doing occasional days while we undertake maintenance so please call to see if we are on site. We will post any update on here for opening dates. This week fishing until 15:45 (anglers off site by 16:00). £10 C&R for last four hours. Boats subject to availability on the day. Access to the pontoon & boats may be restricted in icy conditions. *** email us at foremarkfishery@gmail.com

Foremark Reservoir

Foremark is a 230 acre supplied with water from the River Dove. The reservoir is close to the historic town of Repton. The water is up to 100 foot deep in places and has a wide range of depths to fish including some attractive bays including the Cascade inlet itself. We stock the reservoir with hard fighting rainbows, browns and some blues and there are also resident pike, perch and other coarse fish species including barbel and chub. Sometimes the chub, which run to around 3lb, also take the fly. If it lives in the River Dove its highly likely its also in the reservoir. The perch have been scarce recently but 14lb+ browns and 9lb+ rainbows have been caught in 2020. These are residents that have grown on.

Ticket types

Three trout day tickets are available: Catch 12, take any 3 fish (fly) Catch 11, take any 2 fish (fly) Catch 10, take any 1 fish (fly) - any six hours Plus: Predator tickets for pike, 6” minimum lure/spinner size. Fly only over summer. Fly fishing boats and 55lb thrust Motorguide electric motors are available to hire.

Facilities

A small on-site tackle shop selling Fulling Mill flies, nylon, fly boxes and accessories. A disabled toilet is available, and wheel chair users may fish from the pontoon. Drinks and light snacks may be available depending on COVID restrictions. Hand sanitiser is available in the lodge entrance. Please observe floor markings and apply prevailing COVID rules while on site.

Please familiarise yourself with our rules before you fish

Ticket Prices

Trout Day Tickets

Catch 12, take any 3 fish, (fly only)
£25/ per day
Catch 11, take any 2 fish, (fly only)
£20/ per day
Catch 10, take any 1 fish, (fly only)
£15/ per day
Evening Ticket (Catch & Release)
(Sorry, Not Available Currently)
£-/ four hours
Predator (fly only from boat)
£20/ per day
Predator (from bank only)
£20/ per day

Fly fishing boats are £20 per day with 55lb thrust Motorguide electric motors.

How to book:

Please contact the Fishery to book your ticket.

Fishery Mobile Number: 07706 866631

 

Email us on ForemarkFishery@gmail.com

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230 acre day ticket fishery in the Derbyshire countryside for trout, pike and perch.