Cretelakes 5 is approximately 30 acres in size, there are 28 swims with two doubles, pegs 36 and peg 56, we allow a maximum of 20 anglers, this gives anglers lots of room and water to aim at. You will find all the usual features one would expect to find in a gravel pit, huge plateaus, gravel bars, gullies, weed beds and snaggy margins to name a few. Depths range from 3 feet in the margins to 14 feet in the deepest areas, the average depth is 7-8 feet.
Stock in this lake is incredible with at least 700 carp over 35lb, loads of 40s, 50s and 60s, with a few around the 70lb+ mark. This lake also holds the biggest haul from a single angler in a week with a 75 fish haul, it also holds the biggest weight from a single angler in a week at over 4000lb of fish caught during the Cretelakes match.
The lake also has the added advantage of allowing the use rowing boats that are located in the pegs
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