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Jacks Lake
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Medium sized estate lake. Depth between 2-5 feet. Approximately 4 island features to fish to, around 35 pegs in general end and 20 pegs in members only end. Water becomes coloured after heavy rain.
Jacks Lake


New Barnet

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General carp tactics usually successful.
Heavy groundbaiting not essential.
Boilies & pellets good for carp.
Maggot on light feeder tackle can produce smaller carp and good heads of bream.
Float fished over bed of sweetcorn, with corn and worm bait can produce double figure carp.
Surface fished baits esp bread and chum mixer effective in warmer weather, particularly when fished at distance


5 per rod (max 2 rods) for day ticket. Night fishing members only. Membership 50 per year for non-concessionary membership

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Reviewer: Carpman1 10/06/2010 16:44:05 Overall: 35 /50 ( 70 %)
not a bad little lake

Went fishing here with a mate earlier this year, I was surprised how good the fishing was. Caught a decent haul of Mirrors mainly to just under double figures so it was good fun on fairly light gear. My mate hooked into something a bit bigger but it went under the rope that separates the members end from the day ticket bit and lost it. I would definitely fish here again and parking was easy at the weekend.
Quality of fishing: 8/10
Access to venue: 7/10
Pegs: 7/10
Facilities: 6/10
General Cleaniness of Venue: 7/10