Ringwood & District

Anglers Association

Hatchet Pond

Venue Name: Hatchet Pond

Description:

A 12 acre lake set in the New Forest historically known for its huge Bream (well into double figures) but more recently renowned for its Carp and Tench fishing.

Carp well into double figures are caught regularly with fish to near 40lb reported.

Good bags of Tench and Bream are commonplace throughout the Summer months.

Opening Times: 1 Hour after Sunrise until 1 Hour after Sunset

Fishing Season Start: 16-06-2016

Fishing Season Finish: 14-03-2017

Location & Parking: View Map

Number of Rods: Maximum of 4 Rods

Special notes:

Four rods only per day.

Please refrain from unnecessary noise.

Tickets to be obtained prior to fishing and must be returned the same day.

2 Tickets available from Ringwood Tackle and 2 Tickets available from Lonis at New Milton.

Fishing times: 1/2 hr before sunrise - 1/2 hr after sunset.

The use of braided main line is not permited on this water.

Barbless hooks only.

Unhooking mats must be used at this venue.

PLEASE NOTE: Only dead marine fish should be used as pike bait.

Conditions, which must be strictly adhered to, are printed on the Forestry Commission ticket.

Forestry bailiffs will report you if you are not in possession of a Forestry permit.

OVERHEAD POWERLINES CAN KILL SO PLEASE TAKE EXTREME CARE IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU FISH NO CLOSER THAN 20M FROM ANY OVERHEAD CABLES

Species:

Pike
Eels
Bream
Roach
Tench
Carp

Venue Options:


Coarse Fishing All Year Round

Guest Tickets Available

Toilets

Parking (Designated Parking Only)

Club Key Needed

Night Fishing

Disabled Parking Facilities