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Footloose Trout Farm

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The dirt road that you have to take in order to reach is farm is a bit dodgy with large pot holes... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Muhammad C
via mobile
Where's the fish?

Footloose trout farm used to be buzzing with people. I wonder if the fish levels are extremely low... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
via mobile
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3 Dec 2017
“Terrible experience!”
7 Jul 2017
“Fishing Advise”
Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 464 5264
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Lets not say anything about the fishing... The venue is not kept at all, beer bottles lying in the grass and plastic all around. The staff is so uninterested that they don't even acknowledge you and you have to try your best to get their...More

Thank NaudeN2
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Hi All, Is footloose still open? Are there still bass?Is dam 6 now the place to go for bass? Which lures would work? I intend going round November to February. Thanks for any advise. Fishy Rob

16  Thank r0bertwinter1
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The dirt road that you have to take in order to reach is farm is a bit dodgy with large pot holes. You barely even catch any fish.

1  Thank Muhammad C
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

It is sad to see how dilapidated this place has become. First thing you experience getting there is the road which is fast becoming accessible by 4x4's only. Then as you park you walk through grass which hasn't been cut for some time. After that...More

Thank Mladen A
Reviewed 21 October 2016

People, please please stop blaming the venues if you can't catch a fish. Rather ask for advice, than blame everything else. I have being fishing at footloose for the last 7 years and I always catch good size fish, at least 8 big ones for...More

3  Thank JohanF1364
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Footloose used to be a a very nice place for a lazy day fishing while the kids are swimming and jumping around. There is not enough fish in the dams anymore. The facilities are old, dilapidated and unkept. The place has lost its glory. It...More

2  Thank Masana M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Footloose trout farm used to be buzzing with people. I wonder if the fish levels are extremely low. Thats probably why nobody has been catching any fish recently. On the plus side its a nice relaxing peaceful place to soak up the sun. The staff...More

Thank LivashneeG
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Unfourtunately footloose is not the venue it used to be. The stocking policy is misguided and according to the guy there , only done before winter. Not sure how they manage to make ends meet if they dont charge for fish caught and if there...More

2  Thank gabsou1
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

I live very close to this place and frequemt her to test out new equipment. I can tell you that this place does not have any trout bass or kurper. Some dams have decent Carp in them. Its really a carp place save for once...More

7  Thank Curious627394
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went through for the day. We have no idea about trout fishing and seasons and what not. We paid for adult entrance, rod hire and the trout bait. Very nice venue and very clean. After about an hour we go ask...More

8  Thank Seth J
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