Squabmoor Reservoir, Exmouth, Devon EX9 7AS

Squabmoor fishery is simply beautiful. Situated on Woodbury Common, which is a SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest), this scenic Devon fishery offers 15 immaculate swims for you to choose from. The shallow end of the reservoir has an attractive area of lily pads which the carp in particular love to patrol.

The main target are carp to 36lbs which are truly stunning, with the average size around the 20lb mark. The mirror carp are the original old style fish with a really dark complexion and large scales. There is a real mix of other specimens with tench to 7lbs, bream to 10lbs, roach over 2lbs, eels to 6lbs and perch to 3lbs.

Pleasure anglers can catch really good bags of fish to feeder or pole tactics using worm and maggot.



Fishery Information:

Address: Squabmoor Reservoir, Woodbury Common, Exmouth, Devon EX9 7AS

Fishery Size: 4 acres

Number of Swims: 15

Species: Carp, bream, rudd, roach, tench, perch and eels

Fishing Times: Open all year, dawn until dusk

Day Permits: Available online from this website

Season Permits: South West Lakes 01566 771930

Contact: 01647 252898

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Venue Records:

Common Carp: 36lb
Mirror Carp: 32lb
Bream: 10lb
Perch: 3lb
Tench: 7lbs
Eel: 6lb
Roach: 2lb
Rudd: 1lb



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Squabmoor Reservoir facilities include; car park and toilets