Fishing is allowed from 6.30am - 10pm (April to September) and from 6.30am - 8.00pm (October to March).
Parking is STRICTLY limited to the car park next to the main lake shown on the satellite image. Any member found fishing outside the specified times or parked anywhere other than on the main car park will lose their membership immediately, unless authorised to do so!
Roach, perch, orfe, ide, crucian, rudd, bream, chub, tench, ruffe, carp, barbel.
Directions: From Rochdale, take the A680 along Spotland road and carry on past the Black Dog pub to the top of Rooley Moor road (via Ings Lane).Turn right just before the cattle grid down Smallshaw road. At the farm-yard at the bottom, turn right up the ramp, through the gate onto the car park.
Carp, roach, perch, tench, rudd, chub.
NO KEEP-NETS ALLOWED ON THIS LAKE.
Park on main car park as shown on the satellite image, walk back down towards the farm yard and left, back up Smallshaw Road. Immediately on the right is a gate. Go through the gate and up the ramp into the field with the portacabin. The water is situated at the top of the steps adjacent to the cabin.
Night fishing is ONLY by prior arrangement with the land owner, Mr Jack Howarth at Smallshaw Farm.
NO FISHING ALLOWED.