Catch Return Sunday 28th September to Saturday 4th October

121 Anglers have caught 254 Fish
Rod Average 3.1
87 fish kept at an average weight of 3lb

Sunday 28th
40 Anglers caught 85 Rainbows and 1 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.2
31 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 14oz

G Thompson caught twelve rainbows. John McGarrell caught eleven on a small Cats Whisker fishing from all around the lake. Colin Green kept two for 14lb 8oz his best fish weighed 8lb 8oz and Mark Walker caught ten on a small Cats Whisker fished under an indicator. Garry Varley was among the good fish as well keeping one of 7lb.
BOATS
Ian McKay caught eleven on lures.

Monday 29th
21 Anglers caught 64 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 3
20 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb 4oz.

Ian Layton kept fish of 8lb and 4lb 8oz. John McGarrell caught twelve on Damsel nymphs returning quite a few fish between 4lb to 7lb.

Tuesday 30th
5 Anglers caught 31 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 6.2
8 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb. 4oz.

Only five anglers fished but what a day they had Ian Morrison caught twelve keeping one of 6lb and Mike Kilverton had six keeping one of 5lb.

Wednesday 1st October
11 Anglers caught 35 Rainbows and 1 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.3
14 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb. 7oz

ANGLERS ARE REMINDED THAT THE BROWN TROUT SEASON HAS NOW ENDED. ALL BROWNS CAUGHT MUST BE RETURNED TO THE WATER QUICKLEY AND WITHOUT HARM.

Graham Hill caught six keeping the best a lovely 9lb 8oz rainbow. Brian Grahame kept fish of 6lb 12oz 4lb 8oz and 3lb all caught on Black Cruncher. Bill Coggon caught nine on Dawson’s Olive keeping four for 10lb.
BOATS
Steve Trafford caught seven.

Thursday 2nd
16 Anglers caught 32 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.0
14 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb.

Dave Urwin kept a lovely 5lb 8oz rainbow and George Sidgwick had one of 5lb 12oz
BOATS
Tim Grove caught seven on Damsels keeping three for 12lb 8oz

Friday 3rd
12 Anglers caught 43 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.6
12 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz.

200 Rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 2lb 8oz were stocked today.

John McGarrell caught fifteen from the boat jetty on a small Orange Nomad and Colin Lynas had twelve on Dawson’s Nomad from the overflow end of the dam.

Saturday 4th
22 Anglers caught 124 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 5.6
24 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb 6oz

What a days fishing Graham Hill caught twenty on Black Fritz keeping three for 14lb best 6lb. John McGarrell caught fifteen on a small Black Nomad. Mark Walker caught eleven on Cats Whisker and Robert Thompson caught ten from the point on CDC Shuttlecocks’ keeping two for 14lb 8oz best 9lb 8oz.

We open for Day Permits at 8am and close at 7.00pm