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Tunnel Barn Farm

Tunnel Barn Farm

Shrewley, Warwickshire

Tunnel Barn Farm in Warwickshire is one of the most well known fisheries in the Midlands. The venue is popular with both pleasure and match anglers, who love what the venue represents - a fun action packed day bagging up! The venue features a number of high profile matches each year, including the Fish-O-Mania qualifiers.

In total there are 9 different pieces of water to tackle:

House Pool - a 34 peg lake which is packed with over 140,000 fish. It's pretty certain that you'll catch a few on here.
Top Pool - a well established lake which is packed with mixed coarse fish. You will have a great day out pleasure fishing on here
Bottom Pool - the oldest pond on the complex. There are carp in here over 30lb, and plenty between 10-25lbs.  
The New Pool - the main target in here are F1s. The 45 pegs all offer the change to hook into a lump of a 20lb carp! The top match weight on here is over 270lbs!
Jenny's Pool - the 27 pegs on here can all fish to the far bank which is between 12-16m away. There is a good head of double figure carp in here.
The Extension Pool - a slightly more open piece of water which offers features to fish to between 12-16m away. There is a large head of F1s in here which range between 6oz - 4lb.
The Club Pool - a fantastic venue for smaller club matches. The 24 pegs all have a feature at 13m. The carp in here range from 4-20lbs.
Canal Pool - as its name suggests, this is a canal style pond. Each peg has an island to fish to at 12m. The top match weight on here is over 260lb!

Main Species at Tunnel Barn Farm


Rules and Bans

The venue pride themselves on being a no fuss, few rules type of venue. They were recently in the national news when they decided to ban bread in the open matches! The following rules apply to pleasure anglers:

  • All fish to be netted
  • Barbless hooks no bigger than a size 10
  • No Braid
  • No Boilies
  • Feed pellets must be Tunnel Barns own
  • No litter to be left on the pools

Tickets and Prices

A day out at Tunnel Barn will set you back:

Adult day ticket: £9.00
Concessions: £7.00
Half day ticket (from 3pm): £6.00

Find out more information

Address: Shrewley Common, Shrewley, Warwickshire. CV35 7AN

Sat Nav Postcode: CV35 7AN

Tunnel Barn Farm Google Map

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