Cretelakes 5 is approximately 30 acres in size, there are 28 swims with 3 doubles, pegs 33,36, and 56, we allow a maximum of 25 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 mid 70s. Best tactics is to find hard areas with a marker rod, Bright pop ups, chopped boilie, and pva sticks all work well, Stalking around the margins under bank side bushes also produce fish in the summer months.
The lake also has the added advantage of allowing the use rowing boats that are located in the pegs.