It follows a spate of incidents some near double. Whilst stocked with all species fish location however can at times be difficult.
If you want very good perch pike and tench fishing the exeter canal takes some beating it is far from easy but if you live nearby well worth a visit just bring your weed rake if its summer.
Exeter canal pike. As suggested in post 2 by quercus who lives in the hebrides. The lock is operated 0200 of high water and only when high water falls within working hours 0700 1600. Popular fishing areas are.
The exeter canal is without doubt the jewel in the crown as far as pike fishing in devon goes. And i could flipping walk to the canal in 20 minutes the number of the canal office is 01392 274306. River canal exeter gov uk with whom lock entry and exit can be arranged.
The canal is administered by the exeter canal office p. 44 1392 274306 265791 e. And i just rang them and a nice lady said its free.
The canal is approximately 6 miles long running from the centre of exeter the basin continuing downstream adjacent to the exe estuary at turf. A warning over jumping and tomb stoning into exeter canal has been issued by exeter city council as the schools break up for the summer holidays. Last but by no means least we have the exeter canal considered by many as devon s if not the south west s premier pike and carp water with an established and enviable track record with numerous 20 s and 30 s being reported the canal record currently stands at a cracking 30lb 12oz.
This video is about lure fishing for perch on the exeter ship canal. It is not an easy water but just occasionally on those rare red letter days it is possible to catch a dozen or more fish. Pike on the river exe duration.
The exeter canal is not under the bw control its under exeter council. Exeter canal double locks to turf basin exeter devon duration. Clapperbrook double locks countess wear lime kilns swans nest.
Canal pike hunt for a double pt 2 chrisnsamfishing duration. Half of these could be into double figures with a twenty or two thrown in for good measure. This video is about lure fishing for perch on the exeter ship canal.