SWANHOLE  

Lake Location – Portaferry Road, Greyabbey, Co. Down. The lake is located immediately after the Village of Greyabbey on the left. The entrance to the carp park laneway is via a double green gate approximately 300 yards after the lake. Entry is not permitted through the estate entrance in the village.

Lake Size – 10 acres approx

Lake Features – A very weedy lake with good clear margins, very productive silt beds and gravel bars make this a challenging lake, the average depth is 4 foot. These fish love floating baits so be sure to bring a floater rod and some bread.

Difficulty Rating – Moderate to Hard.

Fish Stocks – 350 carp, lake record stands at 21lb, the average size of carp is 10lb. Other fish include Rudd, Perch, Tench, Pike and Eels.

Best methods – Fishing close to the weed in the margins over beds of mixed particle and boillies.

Available – open all year except during spawning when the complex is closed.

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