Catch Return Saturday 6th to Saturday 13th March

193 Anglers have caught 1276 Rainbows to 7lb 8oz and returned 9 browns
Rod Average 6.6
222 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

Saturday 6th
75 Anglers have caught 836 Fish Rod Average 11.1
103 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 1oz

What a start to the new season bank anglers caught fish from all around the lake. Ian Vickers waded out from the top Woodside bank and caught 67 rainbows on small lures fished on a floating line. Dave Sanders fished from the point opposite Ian and caught 27 rainbows. Mark Walker caught 19 and Colin Lynas 12 also from the moorside. Malcolm Jefferson had 22, Dan Jefferson 24, Andrew Bowker 20 and Graham Hill 19 from the overflow end of the dam all caught on lures fished on intermediate or floating lines. Andrew Grabham had 12 and Terry Sharp 11 from the Whitby end of the dam. Clark Mondal had 12 and Robert Thompson 11 fishing from the bottom Moorside Block.

All the boats were out and they had a lot of fish with the area out from the boat jetty fishing the best. Rob and Stephen Cowen caught 64 between them. Alan Corr and boat partner Steve Mann had 58. Ian Margerison had 36 and Dave Appleton 26.

Sunday 7th
21 Anglers caught 60 Fish Rod average 2.9
23 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.2oz.
With bright sunshine and a very cold breeze all day fishing was a lot quieter although did find the fish. C Hartley caught 19 keeping 4 for 8lb from the top of the moorside on small lures and P Sinclair had 17 keeping 4 for 8lb from the same area on similar patterns. J Cowley caught 6 keeping 3 for 7lb from the dam

Monday 8th
15 Anglers caught 8 Rainbows Rod average .5
7 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb

Very Cold and bright with a lot of ice on the dam.

Tuesday 9th
12 Anglers caught 54 Rainbows Rod average 4.5
16 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 0oz
What a difference to yesterday Keith Row caught 10 keeping 4 for 7lb. Alan Morton caught 9 rainbows and one brown. Ian Morrison had seven rainbows and Andrew Bogan six keeping four for eight pounds.

Les Davison caught six Rainbows

Wednesday 10th
12 Anglers caught 48 Rainbows Rod average 4
10 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz.

Mark Walker caught fifteen rainbows from the top of the moorside on small lure fished under an indicator and Dennis Woods caught twelve rainbows and one brown fishing lures from the dam.
Daniel Jefferson caught ten rainbows keeping one fully fined 5lb fish.

Thursday 11th
14 Anglers caught 16 Rainbows and 1 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.2
6 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz
We had 30 to 40 mt of ice along the dam and far side. With water temp down to 3c bank Anglers found the fish hard to come by
Boat anglers found things a little easier Clark Mondal caught seven on small lures from the bay to the left of the point and Les Davison had four fishing out from the boat jetty.

Friday 12th
Stocked today with 240 rainbows from 1lb 8oz to 6lb
14 Anglers caught 112 Rainbows Rod average 8
18 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz.

Anglers had a very cold wet day with air tempters staying at 3 to 3.5c all day.
Less Spedding caught nine rainbows from the high bank and dam wall on buzzers fished under an indicator. G Thompson had seven from the boat jetty on lures. Andrew Grabham and Scott Connaughton had six each from the dam and high bank.
Scott Nellins caught twenty fie rainbows keeping three for 8lb 4oz; Scott caught most of his fish fishing close to the trees on the Woodside.
John McGarrell and Peter McLean caught twenty six between them on damsels and small lures fished close to the trees on the Woodside.
S Mcleod caught fifteen rainbows fishing out from the high bank.

Saturday 13th
30 Anglers caught 149 Rainbows to 6lb and returned 2 Brown Trout to 5lb. Rod average 5.3
39 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 7oz.
Colin lynas caught thirty rainbows and Mark Walker 20 fishing next to the overflow Colin had all his fish on Dawson’s Nomad fished on an intermediate, wile Mark fished small lures under an indicator. A Bogan fished from the dam and caught thirteen rainbows on lures fished on an intermediate. Andrew Bowker caught eleven rainbows on black buzzers fishing from the woodside block.
D and J Greenhill caught sixteen rainbows fishing out from the woodside on small nymphs.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 6pm

Please note all brown trout must be returned as they are out of season until the 22nd March