There are some real lumpy pike and carp in here!

Birchmere Lake is an 11 acre fishery that can be found in Thamesmead, South East London. Despite its size, the water is stocked with a large head of fish, so there is plenty of choice for specimen hunters, matchmen and pleasure anglers. The carpers have a good chance of hooking a lump, the carp here run into the low 30s.

Anyone who is into pike fishing may be familiar with Birchmere, one of the resident 41 pounders held the UK record for a while. The lake is often used for matches, so it might be wise to check locally that you are able to fish before heading over for a session.

Main Species at Birchmere Lake

  • Bream
  • Carp
  • Pike
  • Roach
  • Tench

Day Tickets, Membership and Prices

Day tickets for fishing at Birchmere Lake are priced at the following rates:

1 rod = £5
2 rods = £10

Find out more information

Address: Chervil Mews, Thamesmead, London, SE28 8DQ.

Sat Nav Postcode: SE28 8DQ

Birchmere Lake Location Map