Marton Heath Trout Pools

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Aerial photograph of Marton Heath Photograph of St Mary's Pool during WInter Photograph of Woodside Pool

Marton Heath is a family run fishery where anglers can expect a friendly welcome on arrival at reception.

Whilst the fishery is man-made, great attention to conservation is evident, with trees, hedges and a wildflower plantings supplementing the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. There is always something interesting to see, as Pheasants, songbirds, waterfowl and a world of insects and butterflies, catch your attention whilst you fish.


Located in picturesque, rural, northeast Cheshire, we are half a mile down School Lane off the A34 at Marton, three miles north of Congleton and three miles south of Capesthorne Hall, or down Marton Lane off the A536 at Gawsworth.


Safe and secure parking is provided in the farmyard and disabled anglers may travel to the waters edge some 100 yards from the main car park.

Disabled Anglers - holding genuine blue badges may travel to a privileged car park much closer to the pools.


Personal tuition or group clinics can be arranged with one of our qualified S.T.A.N.I.C. instructors. Phone 01260 224231 for details or speak directly to the instructor, Andrew on 07736 453873 or visit the website

Bed & Breakfast Accomodation

For customers who wish to visit us for a few days, we can highly recommend Holly Tree Farm (subject to availability), a local B&B which is a short distance away.

To book your stay, please click here

New for winter 2014/15

New Reflection Pool now available at Cow Lane and Plantation Hides.

To view photographs taken at the pool visit the Reflection Pool Gallery

Upcoming events at Marton Heath

Summer Photography

Two hides in use during the summer, fed daily, attracting common farmland and woodland birds feeding fledged young

Butterflies, Dragonflies and Damselflies around the lakes and wild flower meadow.

Moth Trapping (on suitable summer nights)

Winter Photography

Winter feeding of six hides opens 1st October and closes 31st March

Jnr. Fly Fishing Tuition 10-16 year olds

For further details please phone 01260 224231

(Answer machine only after 8pm)