Thornhills Fishery

Thornhills is a fairly large pool with a large island at one end and two smaller islands at the other end. located next to a conservation area in Goostrey Cheshire. This water also has the advantage of being located behind a shop severing hot and cold drinks and a bait shop. The water levels on this water do drop in the summer months due to the water table.

Known Species

Carp to 15lb
Bream to 4lb
Tench to 3lb
Barbel to 3lb

Depth – 4ft-11ft

The entrance to the fishery is through the transport yard at Goostrey Home & leisure, through an electric gate (gate code in your club card) if you arrive and the gate is locked you must lock it behind you, same if you leave. Follow the buildings to the pool.

Post Code CW4 8HE


  • No wading or swimming.
  • Barbless hooks only Maximum size 12.
  • No Braided line allowed.
  • No radios allowed.
  • No night fishing allowed.
  • Fishing from dawn till dusk.
  • Fishing from stagings only.
  • One rod only allowed.
  • Keep nets must be emptied every 5 hours.
  • Keep net ban from the 1st March to 16th June.
  • All litter to be taken home with you.
  • Anyone leaving litter will be dealt with as club rules.
  • Anglers under 16 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
  • All anglers MUST have a current E.A rod license.
  • Parking in car park provided.
  • All Vehicles must display a club car sticker.
  • Gate code can be found on page 43 of your membership book (Members are reminded that these codes should not be shared with any other person)
Thornhills Fishery