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The Canals Trust have over 2,000 miles of waterway to look after for the many interest groups who use them. With so much water it is no wonder that fishing is high on the list of activities.
The Trust issues a Waterway Wanderers Permit that entitles you to fish on an impressive amount of water throughout England and Wales (for just £20).
Near Tatterhall Thorpe there are 6 lakes for coarse fishing with parking by pegs on each lake making for good access for disabled anglers. The lakes are:
Halifax, 8 acres, 35 pegs, mirror and common carp averaging 6lbs, tench, rudd, roach.
Hurricane, up to 7ft deep, mirror and common carp, tench, rudd, roach, bream.
Lancaster, a syndicate water, call 07946 344685.
Stirling, 10 acres, 40 pegs, a pleasure / match water with common, mirror, ghosts to 28lbs, tench to 7lbs, bream and perch.
Wellington, 5 acres, bream, tench and carp best 33.5lbs.
Call 01526 342275.
Google Map 53.124467, -0.174837 Post Code LN4 4PQ.
3 Lakes in a leisure park:
Arthurs, a specimen carp lake, 1.5 acres, 7 pegs, stocked in 2016 with 65 carp 17 to 51 pounds. The fish have grown on now with the best common (1 of 2) 51lbs 4ozs, best mirror 47lbs 11ozs.
Foundry, a match fishing lake, 24 pegs, 1.5acres. Ide, bream, tench, perch, carp, roach, barbel, crucians, chub. All pegs are wheelchair accessible.
Heron, a leisure fishery with carp to 30lbs, ide, bream, tench, barbel, roach, ghost carp, perch, crucians, chub and gudgeon.
Call 01472 859626. There is a tackle shop and they will deliver food to your peg from the on site restaurant. There are toilets and showers on site.
Google Map 53.502865, -0.323835 Post Code LN7 6RX
Quite a few options here with syndicate waters, match water and day ticket waters, lots of variety and specimen carp and catfish.
There are 2 syndicate lakes:
Lennys Lake, a mixed fishery and in the mix are lots of common and mirror carp to 30lbs and catfish to 50lbs plus roach, skimmers, tench, chub, perch. Cats must eat.
Ralphs Pool, mixed with a great diversity of species including 25lbs and catfish to 48lbs plus roach, skimmers, tench, chub, perch.
Call 01724 763647
Swan and Little Swan, formerly all one but the water was split in 2 to create a better stock balance over the whole 8 acres. 58 pegs carp 6 to 8lbs with some to 28lb. Big match weights achieveable.
Island Lake, 65 pegs, 12 acres, lots of carp to 17lbs, silvers, golden and green tench, perch to over 4lbs.
Tripp Lake, 36 pegs, carp 1 to 8lbs, skimmers, chub, rudd, ide, tench.
Holywood Lake, just 450 metres long by 30 wide, 17 pegs. Carp 1 to 5lbs, crucians, skimmers, ide, tench, chub and F1s.
Day Tickets Waters, tickets available on the bank (24 hour tickets on North and South Lakes, call 07399546266)
North Day Ticket Lake, 25 pegs, lots of carp all sizes up to 25lbs, a few catfish to 40 lots of silvers.
South Day Ticket Lake, 25 pegs, lots roach, cats and carp to specimen size.
Oak Tree, 50 pegs well stocked with carp skimmers, roach, car access to every peg.
Call 01724 763647
Google Map 53.527927, -0.680705 Post Code DN17 3AX
Wold Veiw Fisheries
Near Claxby, 6 lakes, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Ultimate, Island and Canal, Silver has 37 pegs with disabled facilities. There is a shop, catering facility and well maintained paths around the lakes making it easy to get about.
Call 07742 220204 or 01673 828827
Google Map Reference 53.442809 -0.355697 Post Code LN8 3YR
Toft Newton Trout Fishery
A 40 acre reservoir fishery offering great value for money fishing for 6 fish, rainbow trout and brown trout with double figure fish present.
Good facilities including a wheelyboat.
Call 07850 351695
Google Map Reference 53.372665, -0.448909 Post Code LN8 3NE