Willowbrook Farm, located in Islip, Northamptonshire, is home to Willowbrook Lake, a beautiful and mature water spanning approximately twelve acres. The lake offers a picturesque setting for anglers to enjoy their fishing experiences. It is predominantly stocked with mirror, common, and ghost carp, ranging in size from 3 to 40lbs. Anglers can expect to catch carp exceeding 100lbs, making for exciting and rewarding fishing sessions.
With 40 fishable pegs, Willowbrook Lake provides ample space for anglers to set up and fish comfortably. Some of the pegs are accessible to disabled fishermen, ensuring inclusivity and accessibility for all. Whether you are a seasoned angler or a beginner, the diverse range of carp species in the lake will provide a rewarding angling experience.
Adjacent to Willowbrook Lake is Ryson Lake, offering approximately nine acres of quality fishing. This lake ranges in depth from 4 to 10 feet and is home to a variety of fish species. Tench up to 12lbs and bream up to 14lbs are notable catches in Ryson Lake. Additionally, anglers can target rudd, roach, perch, and carp, including specimens weighing up to 35lbs. The lake boasts 34 pegs, all equipped with platform facilities, providing anglers with comfortable and convenient fishing spots. Match and pleasure anglers often record nets weighing in excess of 70lbs, with some exceptional catches reaching 150lbs.
Harpers Brook, a small stream flowing between the two lakes, offers opportunities for roving anglers during the colder months of the year. This little stream is abundant with roach and chub, with some chub specimens weighing up to 4lbs. Anglers can enjoy the thrill of fishing in a natural stream environment while targeting these species.
Whether you prefer fishing in the serene surroundings of Willowbrook Lake, exploring the diverse catches in Ryson Lake, or trying your luck in Harpers Brook, Willowbrook Farm provides a range of fishing experiences to suit different angling preferences.