River Wharfe – Boston Spa

River Wharfe - Boston Spa
River Wharfe – Boston Spa

The water is located at Wray Wood – Boston Spa . 1200 Yards of Mixed Fishing.

 

Chairman Paul Kitching with a 14lb 15oz Barbel
Yorkshire Record Barbel

This water contains a large head of big Barbel, with the Yorkshire Record recently caught from here by A Thomas at 15lb 8oz last year-

Also caught was a 14lb 15oz Barbel by Club Chairman Paul Kitching .

It also contains Chub upto 7lb , and some very large Perch. Other species include Dace, Roach, Eels, Pike, Carp, Grayling

Directions

Entrance is via Leys Lane off the A659 after the main roundabout into Boston Spa.

Approaching Boston Spa on A659 Tadcaster road from the A1.
Pass the welcome to Boston Spa signs.
Turn Left at first minor cross road junction into Leys Lane (right turn opposite is signposted Clifford).
Follow this tarmac lane (changes to gravel track) to the farm at the very end.

Park in ‘orchard’ on the left hand side just before farm buildings.

The style from the car park gives access down the field to the bottom end of the wier pool (we do not have the weir length any more) .

For bottom length , walk across the yard at the rear of the dutch barn opposite and follow the field side for access to the lower lengths.

Fishing is as far as as is accessable in both directions. Please observe limit sign on weir pool length.