Located at the very heart of Rookley Country Park are two fantastic fishing lakes, perfect for both beginners and the seasoned angler.
Fishing at Rookley Park
Our small fishing lake
A beautiful three-quarters of an acre lake positioned right in the heart of our park. The lake enjoys a wild range of wildlife above and below water and is the perfect place to relax during your stay here. Our small lake contains a variety of species including Roach, Rudd, Perch, Tench, Golden Tench, Mirror Carp and Common Carp. The fish are incredibly well looked after and range from tiddlers to an impressive 20lb depending on the species of fish you manage to land. The lake is great for experienced anglers and for those trying the sport for the very first time.
Remember, you can hire all the equipment you need to try this popular sport from our on site fishery shop. Tim and his team will look after you and are on hand to assist throughout the year.
Our large fishing lake
The large lake is around two acres in size and is situated within a small and attractive woodland setting. Our large lake is a specimen lake stocked with mainly carp. The carp total over 100 including 20 fish weighing in at over 30lb. The Rookley Country Park lake record for a fish caught here currently stands at an impressive 40lb 15Oz.
Good quality bait is available on site from the fishery shop along with a wide range of carp tackle. This large lake is classed moderate to difficult and is ideal for the experienced angler or carp specialist.