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Coarse & Trout Fishing in North Wales at Gweryd Lakes

Great coarse fishing is available at Gweryd Lakes. There are also now 2 great trout pools.

Coarse Fishing on Llyn Gweryd

This beautiful spring fed natural lake with pegs suitable for pole and all types of rod fishing (waggler, feeder etc) contains a very large head of excellent silver fish. In 2011 feature fish were our magnificent perch with a 5lb, a 4.5lb and several 3lb plus fish being caught. Tench can be caught as early as March and average 3 to 4lb. Big bream are regularly caught and maybe caught through the winter in milder spells.

  • Bream to 10lbs
  • Tench to 10lbs
  • Perch to 5lbs
  • Crucian carp to 2lbs
  • Roach over 2lbs
  • Plus Rudd and abundance of Skimmers

Winter catches of 30lbs and summer ones of 80lbs are a regular feature. Llyn Gweryd has a total of 40 well spaced pegs suitable for specimen or pleasure fishing. All are easily accessible from the three car parks. A number are suitable for disabled anglers. View map of Llyn Gweryd.

perch caught fishing at gweryd lakes north wales


bream caught at gweryd lakes north wales


Pleasure Fishing on Llyn Ewan

This attractive smaller lake is ideal for a day’s pleasure fishing. The 15 pegs are easily accessible from the car park. It contains a large head of silver fish smaller than on Gweryd, and the deeper water and islands provide different challenges.

  • Bream to 4 ½ lbs
  • Tench to 5lbs
  • Perch to 3 lbs
  • Roach to 1 ½ lbs
  • Plus Rudd and Skimmers

Nets of 20lbs are common. View map of Llyn Ewan.

large perch


Trout Fishing at Gweryd Lakes

Gweryd Lakes now has two great trout pools (0.3/ ¾ acres each).

Llyn Louis – This is a bait and fly pool kept fully stocked with Rainbow and Blue trout. This pool is fun for all the family. It also has easily accessible disabled pegs. It is great for those learning to fly fish or those who just wish to hook a fish for supper. View map of Llyn Louis.

Annie's Pool – This is a fly only pool. It is also kept well stocked with Rainbow and hard fighting Blue Trout. View map of Annie's Pool.

The south bank of Annie’s Pool has relatively easy disabled access.

On Site Facilities

All the back up facilities you need are on site. Bait, tackle and information are all available from the shop.

There are toilet facilities on both banks of Llyn Gweryd and also on Llyn Ewan. Showers and fresh water taps are available at both lakes and additional showers and drying facilities are located in the shop building.

Remember there is both camping and self-catering accommodation as well as all inclusive short break holiday packages to help you enjoy a few days fishing.

View the Opening Times, Prices and Rules.

Latest News

Fishing News

Catch report for August

We have had a wide variety of weather and catches this past month.............
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Catch Report for beginning of July

Don't forget your surface gear and DON'T ignore the margins!!
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Catch Report June

All the fish have finished spawning and are now HUNGRY!
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Important Notice

A few changes around our lakes this year.........
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The weather is warming up and so is the fishing!

We have had some nice Carp out this weekend.........
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Accommodation News

Due to illness we have a cancellation in Old Stables 1 this weekend

Available for a week special price to be able to pay back some to customer with serious illness.£395 from £494 for up to 4 staying
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Activities News

Whats On Listing

Find out what is going on around Gweryd.
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Shop News

Iron Age Woodland reared pork for sale

JUST IN fresh and frozen sausages. Frozen ones available most of the time.
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Contact Details

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For more information, or to request a booking please use our online form, or us at:

Gweryd Lodge, Plas Lane, Llanarmon-yn-Ial, Mold, Denbighshire, North Wales. CH7 4QJ. UK

phone 01824 780230   email

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