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Larkwood Trout Fishery

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Address: Icklingham Road, Bury St Edmunds IP28 6EZ, England
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Fly fishing at its best

Third visit this month and caught plenty of trout 1x10lb. On my first visit and 2x5lb+. The West stow lake is still looking good with plenty wild life. Glebe has not been stocked... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
Warren B
Thetford, United Kingdom
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Thetford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Used to go here a lot years ago . Don't think it is as good now . As another report says glebe not stocked yet . Forgot to mention that to us . Not as well kept as it was . Managed to get one .But hard work . My freind just got rudd

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Third visit this month and caught plenty of trout 1x10lb. On my first visit and 2x5lb+. The West stow lake is still looking good with plenty wild life. Glebe has not been stocked yet.

2 Thank Warren B
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 November 2015

Well run, not over stocked and utterly beautiful. Flies, equipment and advice are available in the hut/shed/lodge. Everyone I've spoken to there has been genuinely pleasant and helpful (I'm a novice).

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Larkwood is a well stocked and friendly trout fishery in the village of West Stow, just outside of Bury StEdmunds. If this is your first visit, then chat to Ian the owner and he will be only too pleased to offer any advice on flies to use or where the fish are most active. The fishery is well kept but... More 

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Diss, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2012

Been going there on and off for too many years to remember, but the fishing is always good (never catch enough to get bored....) and the guy who runs it is one of the most helpful people I have ever met.

8 Thank Philip R

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