- Located approximately
1 mile from Junction 37 of the M6 Motorway situated in picturesque countryside.
- This 37-acre Lake
is ideally located for Visiting Anglers being so near to the Motorway.
There is also a Motel at the Killington Services.
- The Lake is rapidly
becoming well known for the quality of the fishing, and is great value
- Fishing is ideal
for both the Coarse and Game Angler.
- Visitors welcome
- The Lake once
supplied water to the Lancaster and Kendal Canal (which unfortunately
is now mostly filled in, though there are long term plans to rebuild
the canal system once again connecting Lancaster with Kendal by water)
- The Fishery is
open 365 days per year or 366 in a leap year!
- The Fishery is
open to non Kent (Westmorland) Angling Association Members as well as
Full Season Members. So Visitors can buy a Day or Season Ticket.
Brown Trout Fishing
- The Association
stocks the Lake between March and June with Brown Trout of around 1.2 lbs
- A number of Wild
Brown Trout offer interesting sport some of the larger ones have survived
previous encounters of Catch and Return.
- Brown Trout Season
runs from 15th March until 30th September
- Fishing is from
the Banks only
- Bag limit 2 fish
per Angler per day
- Special Day and
Season Permits are available
- Only worm, spinning and fly methods are permitted when trout fishing.
one rod may be used at any one time when fishing for trout, unless
two permits are purchased.
Special Coarse Day Tickets are available -
From the Lock Keepers Cottage situated at the side of Killington just
past the boat house.
And from Kendal Sports Shop and Carlson's Fishing Tackle Shop as mentioned
Anglers are asked to use the car park provided and take all litter home
including disused lines and bait.