Fishery

Rules

To ensure that we can continue to maintain our high standards and provide the best possible pleasure fishing experience, we would ask you to abide by the rules below. These will be vigorously enforced.

 

  •           ALL ANGLERS MUST BOOK IN VIA THE TELEPHONE PRIOR TO ARRIVING AT THE FISHERY 
  •          01603  870829
  •          Current rod licence is required by all anglers
  •          NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 18
  •          NO SPECTATORS   

ABOUT YOUR TACKLE

  • No nets, mats or slings may be brought onto the fishery. The fishery provides nets and mats at each peg
  • No heavy carp gear. 1.75lb test curve rods and 10lb line maximum are permitted
  • No barbed hooks and only manufactured barbless hooks permitted
  • A maximum size 18 elastic is permitted for pole fishing
  • Maximum hook size is 8
  • No lead core
  • No fixed rigs
  • No braid
  • Inline method feeders are allowed (GURU X-SAFE Feeders ARE permitted)

WHEN YOU FISH

  • Stalking is strictly prohibited. Fishing is only allowed from swims/pegs provided
  • Fish must not be placed on the ground without a mat, or handled with towels or cloths
  • No roaming away from pegs
  • Do not leave rod(s) unattended
  • Max 2 rods per person
  • No night fishing
  • No surface fishing – No floating bait
  • No more than one visitor or companion per peg

GENERAL RULES

  • No dogs (pets by arrangement when staying in our accommodation)
  • No BBQs, gas stoves or radios – This includes our accommodation
  • No drugs or alcohol – Offenders will be banned
  • No litter – Please use the bins provided
  • No entry to the fishery during the hours of darkness 
  • Opening times for pleasure anglers and match anglers is 8am – 6pm
  • Social distancing of 2 meters at all times
  • Hand sanitiser stations are located at the entrances and in car parks
  • Please use the toilets provided  – sanitiser, soap and hand towels are provided

BAIT RULES

  • No floating baits
  • 2kg ground bait per angler
  • No trout pellets
  • 2 standard tins of meat per angler (luncheon/cat/dog meat)

MATCH RULES

  • No floating bait
  • All fish to be netted
  • 3 nets max (fishery will provide)
  • 60lb per keep net – Over 70lb = disqualification
  • If keep nets have the allocated amount in you may alternate between the 3 nets evenly
  • 2 standard tins of meat per angler (luncheon/cat/dog meat)

Save for death and personal injury due directly and solely to the negligence of Reepham Fishery, its owners, employees, or agents, no liability is accepted for any injury, loss or damage, including loss of profit, or loss or opportunity.

We reserve the right to amend any of the following rules at no notice and a level of common sense and best practice is assumed. There are no exceptions: all rules are designed with the welfare of the fish and the water quality in mind, and we want to keep the fishery and its surroundings at its best, so please stick to them. If you are found breaking these rules you may be asked to leave the fishery.

Please obey the rules and remind others to do the same.

Your assistance and understanding is much appreciated.