Lake Sophie is a snake shaped lake consisting of 30 well designed swims (ideal for pole fishing), and like all the other lakes on Claygate Fishery it has been well stocked with a large variety of different species.
The largest carp on this lake is approximately 16lb, there are Tench of 8lb plus, chub of 3lb plus, along with a Barbel to 4lb, there are also Bream 11lb plus, perch of 2lb plus, along with a healthy stock of skimmer bream and other silvers.
This is the top lake for teaching children and those that haven't had the opportunity to wet a line in the past.
You can visit Dave Claygate on Facebook to keep up to date with recent catches.
Rules For Lakes Eva & Sophie.
Maximum 8lb line.
No fixed leads.
Barbless hooks only.
Landing nets to be air dried before use on any of the lakes.
Keep nets by arrangement only.
All match rules can be found on both the notice board and web site.
By purchase of a ticket you accept all terms and rules of the lakes.
The margin fishing on Lake Sophie is exceptional; by applying several tried and tested angling methods good catches of various species makes your trip to this particular lake a memorable and happy experience.
This is a favourite lake for many anglers because of its consistency of quality fishing throughout the day.