***** NO DAY TICKETS ON THIS POOL ******
Bearcroft offers the angler a relaxing and peaceful days fishing in the country. Surrounded by woods and a sports field in the quaint village of Hinstock, the pool has a good range of fish and with both good access and parking, make it ideal.
The club have spent a lot of time and money in developing this fishery with fish stock added on a regular basis. The fish are maturing and this is a very good venue for mixed fishing. The summer months are favoured and match or pleasure anglers should take advantage of what this venue has to offer during this time. The pegs have been worked on and now the field side has wooden board pegs, and the village hall side has sleeper blocks to give stability.
Fishing is also good here, and offers the novice or experienced angler a varied choice of both spieces and methods, pole and waggler seem to be the favoured methods at Bearcroft and pleasure anglers often record mixed bags over 30lb, with Carp to 10lb, Rudd & Roach up to 1lb, Bream to 4lb and Tench to 5lb.
DISABLED ACCESS: Village Hall side.
FISH: Carp from 1lb to 10lb+, Crucians to 1.5lb, Rudd to 1lb, Roach to 1ln,Perch to 3lb & Tench to 6lb.
BEST BAITS: Corn, Pellet, Maggott, Caster, Meat, Bread & Worm.
FAVOURED METHODS: Pole, Waggler & Light feeder/bomb tend to be the more popular methods.
AVERAGE DEPTH: 4ft
PARKING: Ample Parking (behind village hall).
HOW TO FIND: From Newport take the A41 towards Whitchurch, Hinstock is approx 4 miles from Newport. Turn right for Hinstock (A529)*, Follow the road through the village, up to the min roundabout (you will see the shop and Village hall on left)Take first exit from mini - roundabout then turn left in to car park behind Village Hall. The pool is through the gate on your right hand side.
* at the start of the by-pass
SPECIAL RULES: 2 Keepnets to be used: 1 silver fish and 1 carp.