Catch Return Sunday 22nd August to Saturday 28th August

193 Anglers have caught 365 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 14 Browns to 9lb 5oz
Rod Average 2
109 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 5oz

Water Temp 15c at Boat Jetty

Anglers have had a mixed week with some doing very well and others finding the fish hard to tempt even with fish on the surface all over the lake.
Sunday 22nd
21 Anglers have caught 49 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 2
21 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.

Bank
D Stinson caught six from the point.
Boats
Rob Cowen caught fourteen on black buzzer fishing out from the boat jetty Andy Dyke fished in the same aria and also had fourteen.

Monday 23rd
15 Anglers caught 57 Rainbows to 5lb and one Brown of 9lb 5oz (see Pictures)
Rod Average 3.9
10 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 3oz

What a day the rain started at 10am and never stopped until tea time.
Bank
John McGarrell caught fourteen rainbows from the wall near to the boat jetty and one superb 9lb 5oz Brown Trout. John Caught his lovely 9 lb 5 oz Brown Trout at the holy bush and 20 min later landed it from the bay at the top of the moorside after getting his feet wet wading around the bank side bushes. John saw the fish chasing fry he changed his 5 lb leader and size 16 Shuttle cock for a big Muddler and 10 lb leader. Waiting for the fish to show and then striped the big Muddler across the fish’s nose which did the trick. Bernard Fitzhugh caught eight from the boat jetty fishing towards the bush at the woodside.

Boats
Less Davison caught twelve rainbows fishing out from the boat jetty on Olive Bumbles and William Leitch had nine from the woodside on size 14 Klinkhamers.

Tuesday 24th
12 Anglers caught 27 Rainbows to 3lb and 2 browns
Rod Average 2.5
6 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Boat anglers Less Davison and grandson Ben caught seventeen between them with Ben coming out on top with twelve.

Wednesday 25th
36 Anglers caught 35 Rainbows to 2lb 8oz and one brown
Rod Average 1
14 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz

Bank
Andrew Grabham did the best from the bank catching seven on small Klinkhamers.
Boats
Daniel Jefferson caught eight on dries.

Thursday 26th
32 Anglers caught 56 Rainbows to 4lb. and 2 Browns
Rod Average 1.8
12 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

It was a very hard day for nearly everyone on the bank.
Bank
Scott Connaughton caught five from the boat jetty.
Boats
Less Davison caught seventeen rainbows on Olive Bumbles that’s thirty four fish over three trips.
Friday 27th
150 rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 7lb were stocked today.

40 Anglers caught 83 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 5 Browns to 3lb
Rod Average 2.2
30 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

John McGarrell caught thirty rainbows to 6lb 8oz from the wall next to the boat jetty and the jetty. He caught all his fish on size 16 shuttlecocks. John has now caught 639 fish over 39 visits for a rod average of 16.4
Boats
All the boats were out but anglers found fish hard to tempt even though fish were on the top for most of the day the most any one caught was five.

Saturday 28th
37 Anglers caught 58 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 2 Browns
Rod Average 1.6
17 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz

Yet another day when some anglers found fish but the majority found things difficult.
Bank
Graham Southham caught eighteen rainbows to 6lb from the wall near the lodge. Scott Connaughton caught five rainbows to 5lb from the same area.
Boats
Two visiting anglers caught thirteen rainbows fishing close to the bank at the culvert. Most were caught on Dawson’s Nomad fished on an intermediate line.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 8.30pm