The one and a half acre lake here on the Estate has been described as perhaps the finest small dry-fly lake in Derbyshire. In Summer the lake abounds with natural fly life and the evening rises are often spectacular.
The Lake at Yeaveley Estate
The lake is open in 2019 from 1st May to 26th October from 9.00 a.m. Closing time moves with available light May, September and October 6.00pm and during summer May to August early evening fishing is possible allowing a closing time of 7.30pm. The main gates of the estate close promptly at 8pm. The number of rods are strictly limited to six and therefore booking is essential. Booking is arranged by telephoning the gunroom on (01335) 330247. The bag limit is three fish, which are your first three fish caught. Thereafter catch an release on barbless hooks a further five fish. Extra fish may be purchased.
As shooting often takes place on the estate you are respectively requested to obey any signs directing you to the lake by alternative routes.
The banks are close mown grass with ample benches. There is also a small fishing lodge where you are welcome to rest. Within the lodge is the returns book which you are asked to complete at the end of your day. Toilets are available at the main lodge less than one hundred metres from the lake.
DAY TICKET PRICE :£35.00 payable on the day, no concessions, no evening tickets, no catch and release ticket.Yeaveley Estate fly fishing rules on display in fishing lodge.