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Glamorgan Angling Club


Glamorgam AC have an enviable portfolio of fishing in South Wales boosted by the recovery of so many of the rivers blighted for generations by pollution. Fishing for both coarse and game fish they have 8 stillwater venues and access to 5 rivers.

The stillwaters are:

Barry Pond, 2 ponds: Carols Pond holding tench, crucians, bream, roach, rudd, chub, perch common and mirror carp and Sues Lake common and mirror carp, tench, bream, roach, rudd, perch, pike and eels.

Bishops Pond, a 2.5 acre farm pond recently refurbished with new pegs. Carp, pike, perch, bream, roach, tench, rudd, eels.

Cardiff Bay, carp, bream, roach, rudd, chub, perch, mullet, pike, eels

Gribbles at Llantwit Major. A half acre fishery with roach, rudd, tench, crucians, bream, perch, eels. There is a well made path which might give some access to disabled anglers.

Llanthrithydd Lake near Bonvilston, carp, bream, roach, rudd, dace, perch, tench, eels.

Pysgodlyn Mawr, an SSSI which is accessible only by purchasing a key. Grass carp, carp, perch, tench, crucians, rudd, roach, bream, eels.

St-Y-Nyll, Top Pond, Peterston Spuer Ely. Pike, rudd, tench, perch, crucians, chub, eels.

Treose Pond, Bridgend. A popular club fishery with good facilities including 5 platforms for disabled anglers, 2 family platforms, 32 bivvie stands, and tiolets with facilities for disabled. Carp, bream, roach, rudd, perch, tench, eels.

The rivers are:

River Ely, 39k miles long rising in the hill near Tonypandy. Chub, roach, brown trout grayling and eels.

River Taff, salmon, sea trouts, brown trout, grayling, some big, chub and barbel and dace, roach, perch and eels.

River Trothy, chub, dace, roach, gudgeon, eels.

Usk, chub, dace, roach, gudgeon, eels.

Wye chub, dace, perch, pike, roach, bleak, gudgeon, eels, barbal. No Night fishing.

To join the club go to:

Glamorgan Anglers Club


Checked 27/03/19

Hazelcourt Fishery


Hazelcourt has 5 lakes fishing for a wide range of fish species:

Catfish Pond, 20 cats 10 to 35lbs with carp to mid twenties. Day tickets 7am to 8pm or 24 hours (book in advance) call 01446 771893.

Reed Lake a float venue for roach, rudd, golden rudd, orfe, tench, bream. The lake has good even ground and is suitable for use by disabled anglers.

Specimen Lake has many carp to doubles and some fish to the 25lb mark. Also bream tench, roach, orfe.

Pleasure lake is a mixed coarse water carp, tench, golden tench, orfe, golden orfe to 5lbs, roach, rudd, bream and chub.

Jims Pond has carp, tench, bream, roach and hybrids.

Parking on site, toilets, tea / coffee avaiable as well as bait for sale.

Call 01446 771893

Google Map 51.460148, -3.488942 Post Code CF71 7NQ

Checked 13/04/19

Seven Oaks Fishery


A mixed coarse / trout fishery with 2 lakes located near Pontyclun:

The Novice Lake is a trout / coarse lake stocked with rainbows to 3lbs plus a range of coarse fish from 1 to 10lbs. Any legal method allowed, all trout caught must be kept and paid for by the pound.

The Coarse Lake has some impressive fish, common carp to 25lbs, koi from 5 to 25 pounds, bream to 8, plus chub, tench, roach and rudd.

The fishery is fully accessible to wheelchair users. Toilets on site, tackle hire and there is also a burger van selling food and drinks.

Open 8am to 6pm all week but you can prebook for night or for 24 hours. Call 01446 622236.

Google Map 51.495627, -3.415049 Post Code CF72 9JU

Checked 13/04/19

Game Fishing Pysgota Gem


Seven Oaks Fishery


A mixed coarse / trout fishery with 2 lakes located near Pontyclun:

The Novice Lake is a trout / coarse lake stocked with rainbows to 3lbs plus a range of coarse fish from 1 to 10lbs. Any legal method allowed, all trout caught must be kept and paid for by the pound.

The Coarse Lake has some impressive fish, common carp to 25lbs, koi from 5 to 25 pounds, bream to 8, plus chub, tench, roach and rudd.

The fishery is fully accessible to wheelchair users. Toilets on site, tackle hire and there is also a burger van selling food and drinks.

Open 8am to 6pm all week but you can prebook for night or for 24 hours. Call 01446 622236.

Google Map 51.495627, -3.415049 Post Code CF72 9JU

Checked 13/04/19

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