Brooke Lane Carthagena Fishery

Carthagena Lock, Broxbourne, EN11 6TA, Herts, United Kingdom

Possibly one of the oldest gravel pits in Hertfordshire, formerly known as Heartbreak Pit. Brooke Lake is around five acres in size, it's features and make up make this a carp anglers dream. With reedy fringes, lily pads, gravel bars, silt channels and depths between 8 to 13 feet, there are endless possibilities to fish to and features to find.

The lake is a great place for you to fine tune your skills and learn all the techniques needed to be a successful carp angler. It responds very well to surface baits in the summer but standard bottom bait techniques work year round and the lake still fishes well throughout the winter months.

Carp to 40lb
Tench to over 12lb
Chub to 8lb

Address: Carthagena Lock, Broxbourne, EN11 6TA, Herts, United Kingdom

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Lee Pybus - 1st May 2021 at 4:26pm

How do I go about getting on the waiting list ? Cheers lee


Brian Berry - 30th Apr 2021 at 8:10pm

I want to know the the rules of your lakes do I need to become a member if so how? And the cost please Kind regards Brian

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