Catch return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th April

68 Anglers have caught 372 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 2 Browns to 5lb.
Rod Average 5.5
94 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz
280 Rainbows to 5lb and 2 Browns 5lb were returned.

Sunday 12th
10 Anglers have caught 31 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 3.1
6 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz
25 Rainbows to 5lb were returned.
Yet another very cold windy day but as usual the forecast was for a lot worse weather than we had.
Bank
Keith Bunnett caught 6 to 5lb on Cormorants from the jetty. Mervin Sanders caught 5 to 5lb from the top moorside block on Cutthroat Cats.

Boats
C Dresser and K Munro caught 14 to 4lb 8oz most caught on white Zonker, fishing out from the woodside.

Monday 13th
15 Anglers caught 83 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz
Rod Average 5.6
12 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz
65 Rainbows to 5lb and 1 – 3lb Brown were returned
At times to day the water was alive with fish feeding on Beetles.
Bank
Bernard Fitzhugh caught 12 to 5lb on Foam Beetles and Black Buzzers. Paul Neesam caught 12 from the moorside on Pheasant Tail and Hears Ear nymphs. Alan Edwards caught 10 fishing up from the top moorside block on a small Olive nymph and black Buzzer.

Boats
Only two boats out. Jim Tate and Dave Dickons caught 15 to 5lb 8oz between them on Buzzers and Foam Beetles fishing along the wood side. John Mann had 4 on buzzers fishing out from the culvert.

Tuesday 14th
26 Anglers caught 117 Rainbows to 5lb and returned one 5lb Brown.
Rod Average 4.5
48 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz
69 Rainbows to 5lb were returned

19 anglers from Cleveland Police Angling Club fished from bank and boat today they caught 93 rainbows to 5lb and one 5lb brown for a rod average of 4.9. 42 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz.

Wednesday 15th
17 Anglers caught 141 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz.
Rod Average 8.3
94 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb
119 Rainbows to 5lb were returned

What a day we had fish caught by bank and boat anglers from all over the lake. Anglers caught on dry’s nymphs and lures and to cap the off we had an amazing evening rise.
Bank
Graham Southam caught 21 to 4lb wading at the culvert, graham caught 15 on a small Dawson’s Olive and 6 on Foam Beetles. Daren Parry caught 10 from the moorside and Les Davison caught 9 from the jetty on a Small Dawson’s Olive.

Boats
A McPhail had an excellent day he caught 42 rainbows to 5lb on a variety of methods and patterns from all over the lake. Mark Jones caught 24 to 3lb on Lures and Buzzers with most coming from the Woodside. Dermot Speight and Mike Gadd caught 15 to 4lb between them, Dermot caught 8 and Mike 7 they kept 8 fish for 26lb that’s a 3.25lb average.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 8pm
Part Day Boat Morning (8.30am to 1.30pm) Afternoon (1.30pm to 7.30pm)
Last 4 hour permit available from 3 30pm