Fishing lakes in East Sussex

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Springwood Fisheries

Springwood Fishery is located on the Kent/Sussex border and it has a lot to offer. This Fishery specializes in short fishing breaks for both single parties and families. There is also a variety of different lodges to cater for any group size. Springwood Fishery consists of four mature lakes, some of which contain carp that weigh in at over 30lbs, whilst the big cat fish often weigh in excess of 60lbs. Beautiful Pools, which are situated within a stunning woodland setting are known as Top Pool, S...

Rosemary Lane, Wadhurst, TN5 7QA, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp Over 30lb Catfish Over 60lb
Falkenvil Fishery -  

Falkenvil Fishery is situated in the heart of East Sussex between the towns of Hailsham and Eastbourne. The fishery is one of the largest coarse fisheries in the county and consists of five heavily stocked lakes which provide superb fishing for novice fishermen, more experienced anglers, specimen hunters and match anglers. Falkenvil Fishery is a day ticket venue open to everyone. Anglers have the benefit of a large car park, flushing toilet facilities and easy access to the fishing lakes. Specim...

Saltmarsh Lane, Hailsham, Hailsham, BN27 2, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To Over 30lb Catfish To 48lb
Ticehurst Water

Small farmers pond approximately 1/2 an acre in size, approx 5ft deep. Membership available from CADAC Membership Officer Mark Lindsell. PO Box 18, Cranbrook, TN17 3ZL

Vineyard Lane, Ticehurst, TN5 7, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 38lb Tench To 13lb Pike To 30lb
Swanborough Farm -  

Established for over 20 years Swanborough Fishing Lakes offers coarse fishing of the highest quality on three contrastingly different mature lakes. Nestling within the extraordinary beauty of The South Downs National Park. Located just outside of Lewes, the county town of East Sussex, we are able to provide peace and tranquility along with fabulous fishing 365 days a year. A real escape from the strains of everyday life

Swanborough, Lewes BN7 3PF

Carp To 37lb
Pippingford Park Estate Lakes

All the lakes at the River Medway – Pippingford Lakes are Sites of Special Scientific Interest with one of the most diverse Dragonfly populations, 25 different species, in the country. These lakes offer over a mile of waterside to fish from. The fish are self-sustaining and species include carp to 36 lbs, pike to 28lbs, perch to 4 1/2 lbs, roach over 2 lbs and chubb to 7 1/2 lbs. Night fishing is very popular with most people camping for extended periods during the se...

Crowborough Road, Nutley, TN22 3, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 36 Pike To 28lbs Perch To Over 4lb Chub To Over 7lb
Frant Lakes

Frant Lakes consist of eight quality coarse fishing lakes which are set on the Kent/Sussex border in 200 acres of parkland. Each of the eight lakes are surrounded by mature trees. Frant Lakes offer both day and night fishing all year round featuring mature English carp 30lb+, perch to 5lb+ as well as bream, roach, chubb, dace and barbell. This fishery also features a stretch of the River Teise running through the complex. The largest of the six lakes (Lakes 3 and 4) on the main part of the site,...

B2169, Frant Lakes, Hawkenbury Road, Bells Yew Green, TN3 9, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 35lb Perch To 5lb
Royal Military Canal

Typical canal fishing with a good head of tench, bream, roach and skimmers plus excellent winter pike fishing. Stretch of 300 Metres towards Iden Lock from Appledore and approximately 2 miles to Kennardington. Water stocked with Carp 30lb, Pike 20lb, Tench 8lb, Roach 2lb, Perch 2lb, Bream 6lb, Eels, Minnows, Ruffe & Skimmers etc.

B2080, Ashford, TN26 2, Kent, United Kingdom

Carp To 30lb Tench To 8lb Pike To 20lb Perch To 2lb
Amazon Wood Fishery

3 great fishing ponds 2x day ticket 1 x members

Polegate BN26 6RD

Carp To 30lb Perch To 4lb Chub To 4lb

Stubpond Fishery consists of five coarse fishing lakes in Surrey. Chart Lake: Built in 1995 as a nursery pond, the lake is stocked biannually with small carp, tench, roach and rudd. This serves as a holding lake for the complex. There are twenty pegs running around a central island about 15 metres from the edge and is to 4 to 5 feet deep. This is a very easy lake in which to catch fish, and is therefore suitable for beginners. Forge Lake: Originally built in 1986 and sto...

W Park Road, Newchapel, RH7 6, Staffs, United Kingdom

Carp Over 30lb
Buckshole Reservoir

This water is situated in Alexandra Park in Hastings, East Sussex. The water is around 4 acres and has depths down to 16 feet.Since 2003 the reservoir has seen an introduction of some fast growing carp that have really put the weight on with a large number of these now being in excess of 20lbs with several having exceeded the magical 30lb mark. In total we have stocked 82 carp over a 15 year period with them all showing some fantastic growth rates. Not wanting to put our feet up and leave it at ...

291 St Helens Road, Hastings, TN34 2, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp Over 30lb Tench To 5lbs
Three Ponds Holiday Park Small family run business with a beautiful setting in the South Downs and fantastic course fishing.Welcome to Three Ponds Facebook page. The Holiday Park is a family run business where peace and tranquility are our aim. We are very proud of our conservation work and this forms a criticle part of our planning process. Our Faceboook page will be a forum for us to keep people up to date with whats going on on the Holiday Park and publish loads of our great photos. For more ...

South Heighton, Newhaven BN9 0TP

Carp To 28lb Tench To 11lb Perch To 4lb
Clive Vale Angling Club reservoirs

Clive Vale Angling Club was founded in Hastings, East Sussex by a local fisherman in 1912. Some of our waters offer members the opportunity to fish all year round. Clive Vale Angling Club is still run by its members today and as such offers a great variety of fisheries from Coarse to Carp fishing. All fishermen are welcome from beginners to match fisherman. Occasionally the club still run matches on some of our waters details of these will be posted on the website. These...

Harold Road & Githa Road, Hastings, TN35 5, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 15lbs Tench To 4lbs Pike To 25lbs Perch To 2lb Trout To 5lbs Chub To 4lbs
Barretts Park

Barrets Park Farm lakes are situated in the Old Heathfield area of Heathfield. There are two lakes on Barrets Park Farm, one is about 2-3 acres and the smaller one is just under an acre. The smaller lake is the more picturesque and the more sheltered of the two. The lakes between them hold some beautiful specimen fish including carp to 25lb, tench to over 6lb, perch to over 5lb, eels to in excess of 5lb, as well as crucian carp to 1lb 8oz, roach and rudd to 1lb 8oz, and...

Street, Heathfield, Heathfield, TN21 8, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 25lb Tench To Over 6lb Perch To Over 5lb
Saunders Gravel Pit

Saunders Gravel Pit belongs to Clive Vale Angling Club which was founded in Hastings, East Sussex by a local fisherman back in 1912. Over the years Clive Vale has acquired numerous fisheries across the South East and currently has 8 Rivers and 4 Lakes available to their members. Some of their waters offer members the opportunity to fish all year round. Saunders Gravel Pit contains large mirrors and commons, bream, tench, rudd and roach, perch and eels. The water is deep and banks are steep in pl...

Rye, Rye Harbour, Rye Harbour, TN31 7, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 15lbs Tench To 4lbs Pike To 25lbs Perch To 2lb Trout To 5lbs Chub To 4lbs
Darwell Reservoir

The largest water available to members of Cranbrook and District Angling Club is Darwell Reservoir which was formed in the 1950s and covers around 156 acres and is set in the unspoiled Sussex countryside.As this water is so vast, the true size of the fish is generally unknown, although carp up to 22lb have been caught which are mostly commons, but the odd mirror has also been captured. For the predator angler, Darwell Reservoir holds pike to over 20lb, perch to over 3lb and eels that reach 8lb. ...

Mountfield Lane, Robertsbridge, TN32 5, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp Over 22lb Pike Over 20lb
Wishing Tree Reservoir

This is a 4 acre lake that is well known for its multiple catches of carp and other species. In the summer months bags of twenty fish are often caught with thirty and even as many as forty being possible, the majority of carp are commons with a small amount of mirrors. The weights are generally high singles or low doubles but the carp do run to 20lb+.The water is situated right next to the road so has excellent access which combined with it being a very productive water makes it a great water to...

Crowhurst Rd, Hastings, Hastings, TN38 9, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp Over 20lb Tench To 5lbs
Rowfant Mill Lake

Road Lake is a part of Rowfant Fishery run by Copthorne and District Angling Society. This lake is not fished much so it is very peaceful and you will probably fish undisturbed. Road Lake contains a variety of coarse fish including Bream, Rudd, Carp, Tench, Roach and Perch. There is a car park on site and anglers are obliged to park there.

Wallage Lane, Crawley, Rowfant, RH10 4, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 20lb Tench To 6lb Pike To 15lb
Little Rowfant Lakes

Road Lake is a part of Rowfant Fishery run by Copthorne and District Angling Society. This lake is not fished much so it is very peaceful and you will probably fish undisturbed. Road Lake contains a variety of coarse fish including Bream, Rudd, Carp, Tench, Roach and Perch. There is a car park on site and anglers are obliged to park there.

Wallage Lane, Crawley, Rowfant, RH10 4, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To Over 20lb
Oast Farm

Oast Farm Fishery is a small pond that is stocked with a number of fish including carp to nearly 20lb and some good sized roach and rudd to 1lb 8oz. The pond is about quarter of an acre in size. The water is quite often unavailable on sunday's to day ticket anglers due to regular match's. The farm also offers fruit picking in the summer months and has a large farm shop providing a range of food and drink.

Lephams Bridge, Buxted, East Sussex, Uckfield, TN22 4, Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 20lb
Withyham Mill Carp Lake

This fishery is controlled by Central Association London Provincial Angling Clubs. The fishery is stocked with carp, perch, roach, rudd and tench.

Withyham Road, Hartfield, TN7 4, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 15lb
River Rother

Blackwall - a wide and deep 'fen' type fishery, very popular with match groups and well known for pike too. Day tickets also available.

Street, Tenterden, TN30 7, Kent, United Kingdom

Carp To 15lb
Scaland Wood

Scaland Wood belongs to Crowborough & District Anglers Association whose coarse angling facilities are located in Sussex and Kent. Scaland Wood is situated near Jarvis Brook and is about 3/4 acre with depths of 5-10ft. This venue is very popular and holds holds carp to 12lbs, roach to 12oz, tench to 2lbs, skimmers to 1lb, perch to 1lb and rudd to 1lb. Night fishing is available (max four anglers are allowed with a permit at no extra cost) at this water. There is an adja...

Treblers Road, Crowborough, TN6 3, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Carp To 12lbs Tench To 2lbs Perch To 1lb
Pennybridge Lake

Pennybridge lake is located in Crowborough near the town centre. The lake was created five years ago using lottery funds and covers 1 acre. The water is controlled by Crowborough and District Anglers Club. The water has two stages designed for disable access. The lake contains some large tench that reach 7lb, bream to 4lb, roach, perch and crucian carp. Pennybridge lake has no close season.

London Road, Crowborough, Crowborough, TN6 1HH, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Tench To 7lb
Alexandra Park

Buckshole Reservoir is a large, deep 8 acre water located in Hastings in the relaxing Alexandra Park. The water and surroundings support a lot of wildlife including a large variety of ducks and a few swans. Buckshole Reservoir supports a sizeable number of coarse fish for the match fisherman, some very large carp for the carp enthusiast and some very good sized pike. The water is considered a hard fish for the carp angler but the rewards are worthwhile with carp reachin...

291 St Helens Road, Hastings, TN34 2, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Tench To 5lbs
Decoy Farm

Decoy Lake produces some of the highest match weights the best so far being nearly 150lbs. The weights are dominated by carp although there are also crucians, tench, rudd, roach, perch and chub present. Good weights of rudd and roach can be achieved when the carp aren't feeding. The lake is a short walk from the car park and has central reed beds and an island at the far end. Many of the pegs have overhanging bushes and trees which provide furthe...

On the A22 near East Hoathly, Halland, BN8 6, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Tench To 4lb
Masons Lake

This page represents the Darenth fishing complex and the day ticket waters within its grounds, only. - All anglers must have the valid rod licence(s) to fish with their intended number of rods. - All rubbish to be cleared up and taken home. - No wire-traces or trebles. - No dogs. - No surface fishing. Darenth fishing complex offers a variety of fishing to anglers with all levels of experience. With 9 day ticket lakes available to fish for a variety of different species. Please find lakes details...

Warren Way, North Chailey, BN8 4, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Tench To 4lb
Wylands Angling Centre

Wylands is widely regarded as one of the UK’s best angling centres and is the perfect location for your next fishing excursion.

Powdermill Ln, Battle TN33 0SU

Perch To 3lb
Wirgol Lakes

Wirgol Ponds belong to Crowborough & District Anglers Association which is a coarse angling facility with clubs in Sussex and Kent. Wirgol is situated between Crowborough and Hadlow Down, comprising of two ponds of about 1/2 acre each. Depths range from 3-6ft. It is considered to be a very popular water holding carp, tench, perch, crucian carp plus good roach. There is an on-site parking available.

Stonehurst Lane, Hadlow Down, TN22 4, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Ashdown Forest Fly Fishery -  

Boringwheel Trout Fishery is situated in the heart of the beautiful Ashdown Forest, just off the A22 at Nutley. This 400 year old spring-fed lake offers 6 1/2 acres of peace and tranquillity for the discerning trout fisherman. A second lake of the Boringwheel Trout Fishery has been set aside for brown trout only. You can fish from the bank, from the well-maintained wooden fishing stages, or you can use boats free of charge. Boringwheel resources include two holiday cottages, a mini golf course, ...

Cackle Street Nutley TN22 3DU, Nutley, RG25 2, Hants, United Kingdom

Brick Farm Lakes Trout Fishery

Trout fishery open to all every day of the yearBrick Farm Lakes is one of the leading trout fisheries in the country and is 24th in Trout Fisherman's Top 100 Stillwater’s in the British Isles. The fishery is open to the general public all year round and pre-booking is not required. Our charming oak frame timber lodge set next to Brick Lake provide self-serve tea and coffee making facilities, warm and dry shelter and clean toilets. Brick Farm Lakes is located in open countryside in an area of o...

Windmill Hill, Herstmonceux BN27 4RS

Bolebrooke Castle

Silver Birch Lakes belong to Bolebroke Castle in Hartfield, the village made famous by Pooh bear, was built around 1480 and is the earliest brick built building in Sussex. Henry VIII used Bolebroke when he went hunting for wild boar and venison in the nearby Ashdown Forest. Anne Boleyn, who lived at Hever Castle 5 miles away was courted by Henry VIII from there. Set in a stunningly beautiful location on a 30 acre estate away from main roads and noise where pheasant and d...

Edenbridge Road, Hartfield, TN7 4, East Sussex, United Kingdom


Scarletts Lake belongs to Bromley (Kent) & District Angling Society which was established in 1948. Majority of its members are purely pleasure anglers. Their 9 venues cover 8 lakes, 4 rivers and 3 ponds. Scarletts Lake is noted for bream, carp, perch, roach and tench. Please note that night fishing is not allowed at this location in the first year for new members. If you are not a member, fishing is not allowed at this location at all.

Scarletts Lake, Edenbridge, TN8 7, Kent, United Kingdom

Pens Hall Lake

Moor Hall Pools (two Lakes) are managed by Rowallen Fisheries and are located in Ninfield, East Sussex. The larger of the two, dug in 2001, is a two and a half acre water with depths up to ten feet. The smaller, formerly two ponds joined together in 1997, is approximately one and a half acres with depths up to 11 feet. The lakes have been allowed to develop naturally with plenty of growth to provide cover for the fish and wildlife. Both lakes have...

Whydown Rd, Ninfield, Ninfield, TN33 9, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Underhill Lake

Underhill Lake is situated between Crowborough and Uckfield and belongs to Crowborough & District Anglers Association. This lake is approximately 1 acre and is situated in a peaceful pasture setting with a good mixed stock. It is very well known for its tench and perch. Fishing is allowed from down till dusk, Wednesday to Sunday inclusive. When conditions are dry there is an on-site parking available whereas in the wet weather visitors can park on the roadside.

Cobdown Lane & Underhill, Maresfield, TN22 3, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Furnace Brook Fishery

This stunning 5.5 acre coarse fishery is possibly East Sussex’s best-kept secret. Offering pristine fish in a tranquil environment, surrounded by abundant wildlife.Specimen FishCarp, Bream, Tench, Perch, Roach, Crucians & a few surprises!FacilitiesDay & night tickets available.Hot water shower, toilet, tea and coffee facilities, microwave.Disabled swims availableAll swims are woodchipped, spacious and evenly distributed.Open all year 7am till duskClose on site parkingTariffDay Tickets ...

Trolliloes, Cowbeech, Hailsham BN27 4QR

Piltdown Pond -  

Piltdown Pond belongs to Copthorne & District Angling Society which is a traditional, non-commercial Society established more than 80 years ago. Piltdown Pond is a large 4 acre picturesque pond located about two miles north-west of Uckfield. Copthorne & District Angling Society plan to make improvements to the lake including creating a new car park, swim improvements, desilting the pond, weed control, stocking the water with more fish and creating an island ...

Copthorne Common Road, Copthorne, RH10 3, West Sussex, United Kingdom

The River Rother

River Rother is part of Rother Fishery Association which was founded in 1872 and is a group of over twenty local Angling Clubs, which have joined together to provide cheap, but good and accessible local fishing in the Kent and East Sussex area. The waters are varied from small stream fishing in natural surrounding at the upper reaches of the Rother, to wide, fen like water with pronounced near and far side ledges at Blackwall Bridge, near Wittersham, Kent. All their wate...

Junction Road, Robertsbridge, TN32 5, East Sussex, United Kingdom

The River Cuckmere

River Cuckmere belong to Southdown Angling Association which has a variety of waters to suit most tastes. The Cuckmere rises in the north of Heathfield before flowing south then westward towards its principal tributary, the Bull River. It continues to flow south to join the main stream of the Cuckmere at Hellingly and eventually exits to the sea at Exceat - the only undeveloped river mouth in Sussex. It is likely that the name Cuckmere, meaning fast flowing, was gained b...

Mill Lane, Hellingly, BN27 4, East Sussex, United Kingdom

River Ouse

River Ouse – Newick to Barcombe belongs to Copthorne & District Angling Society which is a traditional, non-commercial Society that was established more than 80 years ago. There’s a water sharing agreement with the Ouse Angling Preservation Society. This gives CDAS members access to 8 miles of it in total. The river changes in character from Newick to Barcombe. At Newick it is generally quite quick and good for chub, roach and perch (and eels). At the Anchor Inn it c...

Station Road, Uckfield, TN22 5, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Newick Lane Lake

Newick Lane Lake is a small 3/4 acre lake that is filled with features including overhanging trees and bushes, reeds and lilly pads. The water has depths that range to 3-5 feet. Newick Lane Lake is located in between Crowborough and Uckfield. The lake is controlled by Crowborough and District Anglers Association. The water is for members and guests only. Newick Lane Lake has no close season.

Newick Lane, Mayfield, TN20 6, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Great Cansiron Farm

Little Cansiron Farm is located near Edenbridge in Kent. The fishery comprises two well-stocked coarse fishing lakes, coarse fishing is available by arrangement with the owner. Anglers can enjoy in species such a carp, perch, roach and tench.

Cansiron Lane, Edenbridge, TN8 7, Kent, United Kingdom

Ifield Lake

Ifield Mill Pond, although surrounded by large areas of recreational grassland, is considered to be the most important wetland site in Crawley. Strips of woodland are located along the pond margins and to the south east, along Dowster Brook. This large pond supports a rich bird community - coot, moorhen, mallard, mute swan, great crested grebe, reed bunting and grey wagtail, all breed here. Winter visitors include many species of duck, whilst kingfisher, heron and water ...

Collins Road & Compassion Close, Bewbush, RH11 8, Crawley, United Kingdom

Iden wood fishery

Iden Wood Fisheries is a well establised fishery that is made up of four man-made lakes and two natural lakes. The four man-made lakes are the top Spring Lake, the two match lakes just below the Spring Lake and the tench lake just below the second match lake. The Specimen Lake is a natural lake that is the largest lake of the fishery, stocked with the largest fish. The final lake is the Orchard Lake which is the furthest lake on the complex. The fishery is very good at o...

Coldharbour Lane, Iden, TN31 7, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Horam Manor Fishery

Horam Manor Farm is a family run fishery on part of the Horam Manor Estate, which is open all year round. Based in the beautiful East Sussex countryside, just outside of the new South Downs National Park, we offer relaxing coarse fishing with nine waters, packed to bursting with terrific fish like carp, crucian carp, tench, perch, bream, roach, rudd, golden rudd and even eels. There is everything you need for a perfect day's fishing. Apart from a great selection of waters, there are toilets, ext...

Old Vicarage Close, Horam, TN21 0, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Hempstead Ponds

Hempstead Ponds belong to the Southdown Angling Association and are located off the A22 near Hempstead Lane. Access to the fishery is via a gate on the right hand side, about 550 yards from the A22 and almost opposite the entrance to Tilehurst Farm. There is a hardcore track along the right hand hedge to a second gate. Please park along this track and be sure to close the gates. Access to the pond us by foot through the second gate. The second pond is about 300 yards to ...

Hempstead Lane, Hailsham, BN27 3, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Glyndley Old Quarry

Glyndley Old Quarry is a still water course, situated between Stonecross and Hailsham in East Sussex. Common species that can be found at this location are crucian carp, tench, eels, roach, rudd and bream. Young members under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times. Fishing times are 1 hour before sunrise to 1 hour after sunset only. Entrance to fishery via combination locked gate. Lock the gate after you every time you pass through it. Par...

Glynleigh Road, Hankham, BN24 5, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Framfield Park Fisheries

Framfield Fishery is a three lake fishery set in peaceful country surroundings on the outskirts of Framfield. The fishery consists of 3 lakes, two of which, Spring Lake and Brookhouse Lake are dedicated to the match angler and the other, Burywood Lake is a one and a hald acre oval shaped lake dedicated to the specimen hunter. Stocked species include mirror, common and crucian carp, tench, bream, roach and perch. Night fishing is allowed at Burywood Lake. There is a larg...

Eastbourne Road, Framfield, TN22 5, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Curls Farm Lake

Curls Farm is located in the tiny village of Ripe situated near Golden Cross. Curls Farm is controlled by Southdown Angling Association. Bream, carp and roach are most likely types of fish to be found at this location. Please note that at this location the gates have a security lock and you need to contact the Committee member for combination. Always lock them behind you when arriving and departing. No vehicles are to be taken beyond parking area whereas the disabled dri...

Near Ripe, Ripe, BN8 6, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Cinderford Lane -  

Cinderford Pond is located in Golden Cross and is controlled by Southdown Angling Association. This water enforces a close season from 14th March to 15th June. This location offers a car par but does not odder toilets, tackle shop. Night fishing, camping and caravanning is not allowed.

Cinderford Lane, Hellingly, Cowbeech, BN27 4, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Batbrook Pond

The pond is approached via double gates from the road. There is a hardcore track down the side of the field to a parking area within 20 yards of the water. Please stay on the track, particularly in wet weather. Ensure the gates are closed behind you. Beware, there is often a bull in this field and overhead power lines are close to the pond.

East Sussex, Lewes, BN8 6, East Sussex, United Kingdom