Lake Rules

Bluebell Lakes Rules

We do not take bookings, just buy your ticket at reception when you get here.
Opening times: 1st April – 31st September 7am Open – 8pm Close
1st October – 31st March 8am Open – Dusk Close
Proof of I.D. may be required
Barbless hooks only – No braided mainline – No keep sacks .
No Maggots to be used by any Carp Angler on any Lake
We reserve the right to refuse entry or evict anglers or guest without prior notice.
All anglers/partners/members must report to reception before going on to the complex.
Drive to and park on your peg – after that strictly walking No vehicles to be moved after dusk.
Park away from waters edge on the level ground.
One partner to each paying angler. If you are expecting your partner later – Inform reception and tell your partner to park in the car park.
Pike fishing only in Bluebell, Sandmartin and the river in the winter only.
All dogs must be kept with you on a lead and under control at all times. Please do not bring if in season.
No livebaiting.
No nuts, Chickpeas or Trout pellet.
No heavy drinking.
No generators
Fishing only from pegs provided. All rods must be kept in your own peg.


Experienced carp anglers only, confident enough to handle fish of up to 65lb. The minimum age for Kingfisher and Swan Lake is 16 years (fishing or as a guest). There is no exception to this rule. All anglers must have a large well padded unhooking mat, a heavy duty weight sling, minimum 42 inch landing net and a minimum of 12lb line (not braid)
Other rules may apply see reception for details