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Hayfield Lakes

Hayfield Lakes

Bawtry, Doncaster

Hayfield Lakes is a very popular and well know commercial fisheries which is located near Doncaster. The fishery is often used in lots of features in the weekly and monthly angiling press - this is always a good sign. For many years the Fish-O-Mania final was held here. You certainly won't be dissapointed if you turn up to spend a day here.

The fishery features two lakes:

Adam's Lake - This 82 peg piece of water is stocked with a wide range of species. The lake produces big weights of carp and is a favourite winter venue for many who like to fish bloodworm and joker for the silverfish.

Dannie's Island Lake - This is primarily stocked with common, mirror and ghost carp. This will be some of the best summer sport on offer in the country - make sure that your arms and tackle are ready for the challenge!

Main Species at Hayfield Lakes


Rules and Bans

  • Fishery's own feed pellets- on sale in the bait cabin
  • Barbless hooks only (no nipped or micro barbed)
  • Largest allowed hook is size 10 (no long shank or wide gape)
  • Inline method feeders only
  • No Braid - including hook lengths
  • No fixed rigs
  • Keepnets only allowed in matches - 80lb net limit
  • Landing nets must be used
  • No surface or artificial baits, trout pellet, cat & dog meat
  • Boilies allowed as hookbaits only
  • No spodding
  • No Night fishing, fires or dogs
  • No opened cans or glass on the bank
  • No litter Please take all litter home

Tickets and Prices

Day tickets are priced at the following rates:

Auults: £6
Concessions: £5

If you'd like to use an extra rod, the charge is £2

Find out more information

Address: Hayfield Lane, Bawtry, Doncaster. DN9 3NP

Sat Nav Postcode: DN9 3NP

Hayfield Lakes Google Map

Looks Fishy Feature:
National Anguilla Club