June 24, 2016

About us

Spring Lea has a series of five pools, offering great day ticket coarse fishing.

The pools are well stocked with hard fighting carp and a wide range of other species. This offers a range of angling to suit everyone from the experienced angler, who can set their sights on one of the 20lb plus carp, to beginners, children and those who are returning to angling after some years away.

For anglers with restricted mobility, cars can be brought right to the waters edge to drop off and collect equipment, cars must be returned to the main car park while fishing. We have many disabled anglers visit Spring Lea, if you have any queries please contact us.

Spring Lea is located 6 miles south west of Shrewsbury, between the villages of Hanwood and Pontesbury, in the beautiful Shropshire countryside, offering lovely views of the Shropshire hills.

Spring Lea is open all year from 7am till dusk (Except for Christmas day).

Children under 14 years of age must be supervised at all times by an adult.

Charges are:

  • £8.00 for one rod.
  • £10.00 for two rods.
  • £5.00 for children up to the age of 14.
  • Tickets are payable on the bank.
Horseshoe

Trevor Potter opened Spring Lea in 1991 with the first pool, The kingfisher and later on a second pool The Horseshoe. He added the Mallard Pool in 1994 and the Orfe Pool in 1996. In the summer of 2003 a fifth pool, Trevor’s Pool was opened.

We have 2 6-berth static caravans that are available for hire and spaces for 20 touring caravans, there is a large area for camping with toilet and shower facilities which are available for static, caravanning and campers use only. For more details, see the caravan and camping section.

 

PLEASE CONTACT US TO BOOK A GROUP/ PRIVATE MATCH. A CAMPING/ CARAVANNING SPACE OR TO HIRE THE STATICS EITHER VIA THE CONTACT PAGE, FACEBOOK OR BY CALLING US 01743 860972.

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