Catch Return Sunday 11th to Saturday 17th July

152 Anglers have caught 490 Rainbows to 11lb 5oz and 7 Browns to 3lb
Rod Average 3.3
159 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 4oz

Sunday 11th
11 Anglers caught 51 Rainbows
Rod Average 4.6
14 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

Conditions were very difficult on the morning with a 25 to 30mph southerly blowing the wind dropped in the late afternoon.
Water temp 18c at the boat jetty
Bank
Dave Sanders caught eleven on a really big CDC Shuttlecock from the top of the moorside. Juniors Lewis Wright and Sam Russell caught eight on Dawson’s Nomad from the point.

Boats
Les Davison caught twelve rainbows and one brown on Olive Zonker

Monday 12th
17 Anglers caught 111 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 6.6
24 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb

Conditions were nearly perfect with a light S/easterly wind and cloud cover.
Water temp 18c at the boat jetty

Bank
Mark Walker caught twenty one rainbows and one brown on a small Cats Whisker fished under an indicator, Mark found fish at nearly all the places he fished on his way around the lake. Mark has caught 490 fish over 26 visits for very impressive rod ave of 18 all caught from the bank. Walter Behrens caught seven from the moorside on size 12 Olive Klinkhamers.

Boats
What a day John McGarrell he followed last weeks twenty two with thirty one today all caught on size 16 olive CDC Shuttlecocks fished in the calm water out from the holy bush. John has now caught 423 fish over twenty six visits for a rod average of 16 most of Johns fish have been caught on dries and nymphs. P Blight caught twelve and Tim Grove eleven on dries.

Tuesday 13th
26 Anglers caught 66 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 2.5
31 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz

Water temp 18c at the boat jetty

Bank
Today wasn’t a day for big catches although only two of the twenty six anglers fishing blanked.
A Clark caught twelve keeping four for 13lb and Derrick Grabham had nine.

Boats
Malcolm Jefferson caught ten rainbows fishing out from the culvert..

Wednesday 14th
15 Anglers caught 45 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz and 1 Brown
Rod Average 3.1
11 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz

Conditions to day were not to bad with a 25 to 30mph southerly blowing, the moorside point and Whitby end of the dam were fishable. The wind dropped in the late evening
Water temp 17c at the boat jetty

Bank

Simon Purves had a good day from the top of the moor side catching nine rainbows on Olive Klinkhmers and Shuttlecocks.
Boats
Keith Morley caught twelve on Diawl Bach fishing off the wood side.

Thursday 15th

Stocked today with 230 rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 6lb

31 Anglers caught 69 Rainbows to 6lb. 2 Browns to 3lb
Rod Average 2.3
29 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz

Water temp 17c at the boat jetty

Bank
Alan Byfield fished from 3 to 8.30pm and caught twelve rainbows to 6lb and one Brown of 3lb. He fished from the point and caught most of his fish on a damsel fished on a 20ft leader, Alan kept three fish for 13lb.

Boats
Les Davison caught nineteen rainbows fishing out from the woodside and point, Les caught most of his fish on Olive Zonkers fished on an intermediate line.

Friday 16th
13 Anglers caught 29 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz 3 Browns to 3lb
Rod Average 2.5
10 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

Conditions were terrible with the wind gusting up to 50mph making casting very difficult. The wind did drop in the late afternoon but by then most anglers had had enough.
Water temp 15c at the boat jetty

Bank
John McGarrell caught nine on Damsel’s and Shuttle cocks from the woodside boat jetty and overflow end of the dam. Anthony Rutter caught five rainbows and one brown from the point on dries and John Annis had four rainbows to 4lb 8oz from the point.

39 Anglers caught 119 Rainbows to 11lb 5oz
Rod Average 3.3
40 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz

Bank
Robert Thompson Caught twelve rainbows to 4lb on Damsels from the top of the moorside. Colin Green fished for three hours from the point and court six rainbows keeping three for 9lb, Colin caught all his fish on a small olive nymph. Billy Wilson followed Colin on to the point and caught a lovely 11lb 5oz rainbow one of four fish caught on a size 14 Gold Head Hears Ear.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 10.00pm