Situated at the heart of the Isle of Wight, Rookley Country Park offers unrivalled on-site accommodation and facilities, and easy access to all the great attractions the island has to offer. Our well stocked fishing lakes and bait and tackle shop are ideal for experienced anglers, with personal tuition available for enthusiastic beginners.
The small lake is around 3/4 of an acre and is a general coarse fishing lake containing a variety of species including Roach, Rudd, Perch, Tench, Golden Tench, Mirror Carp, Common Carp and, Perch, Tench, Golden Tench, Mirror Carp, Common Carp and large Crucian Carp to 3lb 12oz. The lake record is now over 20lbs.
The large lake is around 2 acres. This is the specimen lake, containing mainly Carp. The Carp total around 130 double figure fish with over 100 20lb plus fish and 20 over 30lb, all with good growth rates. Most of the fish are from the fast growing Fishers Pond strain and are predominantly Mirrors. The lake record is at present over 40lb.
Also on site is a small but well stocked tackle shop, selling everything you may need, including worms, fozen and shelf-life boilies, groundbaits and pellets, as well as terminal tackle and larger items from many leading companies - Shimano, Tracker, Delkim, Fox, NAsh, Carp Company, Korda, CC Moore, JRC, Shakespeare, Mainline, Kryston ETC.
ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED.
Angling tuition is available from the on site PROFESSIONAL ANGLERS ASSOCIATION COACH Tim Oatley, including coaching for Novices to tips on specimen carp angling.
A tackle hire service is also provided including all that would be needed for a days fishing on the little lake (not including bait), to cradle mats for the larger lake.
Kieron Axten, Staffordshire
Monday 28th November 2016 : This month we also put 12 stunning scaley fish into the Large Lake as a top up to the already amazing stock . These fish were between 9lb and 18lb with only one under 11lb and majority...Read More
Monday 28th November 2016 : We recencently stocked 42 more carp between 3 and 9lb into the small lake . These fish were all spawned on site and grown on in the stock pond. ...Read More
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