Spinfish Where to Fish - England - Game - Kent

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Bewl Water

Located in Lamberhurst nearTunbridge Wells. A 770 acre reservoir the biggest reservoir in the south east of England.

Stocked with brown, rainbow and blue trout trout fishing from bank and boat. There are 54 boats including a Wheelyboat and the fishery is so popular you should call to book on 01892 890000.

Bank fishing is fly only however any method is allowed from boats all rainbows and blues to be kept up to the catch and take permit limit of 8 fish. All brown trout to be returned with care. There is a catch and release option which does not have a catch limit. They also offer season tickets.

There is a tackle shop on site, a bistro and cafe, there are toilet facilities.

Google Map Reference 51.070934, 0.396398 Post Code TN3 8JH

Checked 27/12/18

Chequertree Fishery

Located near Ashford, Chequertree offers both coarse and trout fishing on 3 lakes on a day ticket basis (24 hours for carp).

The coarse fishery is mixed, including carp to over 30lbs (common, mirror, leather and grass) there are also rudd, roach, bream, chub, tench and perch.

There are no platforms for disabled as such but the grass is cut to the waters edge and the ground is level so it will be suitable for many disabled anglers.

There is a club house with bar and cafe as well as toilet facilities.

Call 01233 820078

Google Map 51.112577, 0.742578 Post Code TN26 3JR

Checked 23/10/18

Chillam Mill

Fishing on Chillham Estate near Canterbury for trout and carp.

The trout fishing is on 1250m of the river Stour with wild brown trout and stocked brownies. Some older fish have reached 5lbs.

At certain times of the year the river also gets a run of sea trout with the best so far being a 9lb fish.

Day tickets available, call 07748767882

Carp fishing is on a 26 acre lake. A syndicate fishery with several carp into the 40s. Call the above number to enquire,

Google Map 51.242865, 0.972683 Post Code CT4 8EE

Checked 15/01/19

Spring Hill Trout Waters

Located in the Bletchley Valley near Matfield, Spring Hill has 3 spring fed clear water lakes stocked with rainbows and brown trout to 18lbs. The main lake has both rainbows and brown trout while Spring and Brown Lakes have brown trout only.

There is a lodge on site with toilets. Free tea and coffee.

Call 01892 826041 or 07951 826515

Google Map 51.155990, 0.351746 Post Code TN2 4BB

Checked 15/01/19

Stowting Trout Lakes

A 2 acre spring fed lake with gin clear water in the North Downs near Ashford varying from 8 to 15ft deep. Fishing is on a catch and release basis but if you wish to take a fish or two you can pay for the fish you keep.

There are only 10 rods allowed daily so you need to book in advance.

Call 01303 862401.

Google Map 51.134058, 1.033301 Post Code TN25 6BA

Checked 27/12/18

Tenterden Lakes

Tenterdean Lakes consist of 3 lakes stocked mostly with rainbows but with 10 to 15% brown trout. The stock fish range from 2 to 12lbs. The lakes total 5.5 acres set in manicured park land which all makes this a top 50 fishery in the 2018 listings.

They have a novel system where cages are dotted around the fishery in the water where you can store up to the catch limit of 10 fish selecting the specimens you want to keep, at the end of session, releasing the rest. There is also a catch and release sporting ticket.

There is a lodge with an anglers kitchen complimentary tea and coffee and toilets,

Google Map 51.077696, 0.672984 Post Code TN30 6XA

Checked 27/12/18


7 miles of fishing on this swift little run by the Teise Anglers and Consevation Society.

The Teise flows from Bewl Bridge Reservoir between Goudhurst and Marden. Wild brown trout and grayling plus stocked triploid browns and rainbows 1 to 4lbs with fish up to 5lbs taken every year.

Two thirds of the fishery is reserved for fly fishing but there are areas designated for bait fishing and spinning.

In some areas there are also coarse fish including bream, perch, pike, chub.

The club also has a small stocked reservoir near Marden.

For membership enquiries call the secretary 07960518731.

Google Map Reference 51.104515, 0.422277

Checked 15/01/19