A coarse fishing lake situated approximately 2 miles from Springfield Country Hotel and set in roughly 15 acres of tranquil and beautiful woodland of John’s Wood with an approximate coverage of 2 acres.


The lake is a free facility for all our residential guests. £15.00 daily fees apply for all Leisure Club members. Key to gain access and directions map is available from Reception. Packed Lunches are available upon request.

The lake plays host to a multitude of fish:
Common Carp – 30LB. Mirror Carp – 30LB Roach – 2.5LB. Perch – 4.5LB. Tench – 4LB. Rudd – 1.5LB.

Rules For Fishing

  • Fishing – dawn-dusk (no night fishing) *Unhooking mat to be used for unhooking carp
  • Barbless hooks only *No Rods to be left unattended * No Trout pellets
  • No keep nets *Landing nets must be knotless *Please use net dip
  • Ensure that you do not leave litter *Under 16’s to be supervised by an adult.