Barton & Bidford Right Bank
DescriptionThis ever popular middle Avon stretch is noted for the specimen size barbel to be found in the weir pools. Also plenty of bream, chub, roach and pike.
Barton: from Bidford turn left at crossroads towards Barton, then left through gate and along track to riverside car park.
Bidford RB: turn left at traffic lights in Bidford then right alongside the church.
Special Regulations: N.B. The fishing at Bidford R.B. includes part of the lock island.
NO FISHING AT NIGHT
BAA Publication Map
What's being caught here. I caught this 19.4lb pike in October 2017 from the weir at Barton on ledgered sprat about 6 feet out, had 2 other small pike prior to this one using the same method, this is my first ever double figure pike so by far smashed my old personal best. Adam Laurence
Upstream from car park
Downstream from car park
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