The canal is a feature-rich lake, accessible from the main car park. The canal averages 12.5m wide, and is over 400m long, hosting 45 fishing pegs. A typical cross-section in most pegs reveals a short shelf at both banks, with a slightly deeper main channel.
Fish stocked in The Canal Lake:
This 'super-canal' provides large quality bags of silver fish, with enough Carp to keep your elastic moving! Fish also include: Bream, Barbel, Chub, Roach, Rudd and Perch. Some are Carp 10lb+.
To decide if The Canal is the right lake for your day of fishing, review our "Which Lake" guide.
Redwood Park is host to 6 fishing lakes: Redwood Lake, The Arc, The Canal, The Lagoon, Jessica's Pond, and The Moat. You can also read about the facilities we have on offer.
Baits/Tactics for The Canal:
- Fish maggot, caster or chopped worm in margin or just over the shelf for silvers and some F1s.
- For larger weights in matches, fish tight to far bank with hard pellet. Sometimes it is worth trying
‘up-in-the-water’ 3/4 across for Carp and F1s on Pellets