Chigboro' Fisheries

Chigborough Farm, Heybridge, Maldon CM9 4RE

Four Lakes within 40 miles of London with over 25 acres of water.

Haybridge Mere
Day ticket and Season tickets. Species list as May water. No catfish, but includes Roach Rudd, Perch and Pike. This more secluded and sheltered lake is good for ledgering and float fishing.

May Water
Day Ticket and Season Tickets. Main species include Catfish to 58lb, Common and Mirror carp to high twenties,
Bream to 12lb and Tench to 8lb. A very mature lake which has recently had the western half excavated to give depths to 12 feet in places. Gravel bars and islands provide interesting features and feeding grounds.

Chigborough Mere
Day and Season Tickets. A secluded lake which used to be called the Roach and Rudd lake, but now also homes several good Carp to the high teens and some Tench. A good lake for float fishing.
Scraley Mere

Season Ticket Holders Only. This lake has recently undergone some restoration work and is now much more accessible for fishing. The main species are Carp over 30lb, Catfish to mid thirties, Pike to 27lb, Tench and Bream.

Carp over 30lb

Address: Chigborough Farm, Heybridge, Maldon CM9 4RE

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Steve Smith - 30th Jan 2021 at 10:57pm

Where do I buy a Yearly ticket for walking these Lakes from March 2021?


Patricia Johnson - 30th Jul 2020 at 9:35pm

do you have facilities for fly fishing, if so do you have anyone who could help me, my husband always set up my rod, he sadly passed away leaving me unable to continue with a hobby we both enjoyed. As they say all the gear and no idea!, hope you can help

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Dave - Reviewed 29th Sep 2018 at 11:25am

Be nice if they answered the phone so at least you would know its bivvy City and still full of weed

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