Category Archives: Horseshoe News

Gale Damage at Horseshoe Lake

After the recent high winds three more of the very large fir trees opposite peg 16 have blown over. The otter fence was crushed and the trees blocked the NVR railway line just past the platform.| A short notice appeal to members  to lend a hand to clear the trees and repair the fence was…
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Flooding @ Horseshoe Lake

[caption id="attachment_4936" align="alignright" width="300"] View from Peg 1 towards the car park[/caption] [caption id="attachment_4934" align="alignright" width="300"] View from security camera of the main gate[/caption] The recent rain and snow have resulted in a large amount of water descending the Nene valley. As in previous years this has resulted in the lake flooding across the entire…
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Winter Carp @ Horseshoe

28th December - Very cold day after a day of sleet and snow and Tony Johnson was at Horseshoe lake looking for carp. Despite the lake begining to flood and the water rising 8" while fishing Tony fished from the car park surface from peg 7. And it may surprise many members but he caught…
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15th October – Horseshoe Lake – John Slack MemorialTrophy

Horseshoe Lake was the setting  for the  John Slack Memorial Trophy. The weather to start the match was a little misty to start, but the sun was meant to show its face. The winner and fishing on the much favoured peg 19 was Ray Torrington. Fishing the pellet feeder to start, then switching to his…
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