Catch return Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th March

Boat on Lockwood Beck

71 Anglers have caught 381 Rainbows to 10lb 12oz
Rod Average 5.4
72 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz
309 Rainbows to 10lb 12oz were returned.

Sunday 6th March

17 Anglers have caught 71 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 4.2
15 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz
56 Rainbows to 5lb were returned.

Bank and boat anglers had some good sport again today despite the very cold conditions we had quite a few light Snow showers and the air temperature was only 3c.

Bank

Sam Smith caught 14 rainbows to 3lb 8oz from the dam on Cats Whisker. Colin Lynas had 12 on Dawson’s Nomad from the dam. Fish were caught from the high bank, point, and culvert as well as the overflow end of the dam.

Boats

J Hoyle and G Smith had 12 between them to 5lb on Cats Whisker fishing out from the wood side. Mel Granger landed 10 to 5lb and lost 6 more off fishing out from the wood side block on Cats Whisker. Wheel Chair angler Paul Richardson caught 4 fishing from our Wheelyboat out from the jetty

Monday 7th March

3 Anglers have caught 7 Rainbows to 3lb
Rod Average 2.3
4 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz
3 Rainbows to 3lb were returned.

Only three bank anglers today all three caught and all four fish kept were 2lb 8oz. the morning started with a light covering of snow and -1c air temperature by 11.30am most of the snow had gone and the temperature had risen to 4c.

Tuesday 8th March

8 Anglers have caught 44 Rainbows to 8lb
Rod Average 5.5
9 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 5oz
35 Rainbows to 8lb were returned.

All 8 anglers caught fish today. M Jones caught 19 rainbows to 8lb he caught 14 from the dam and 5 from the wood side block all caught on Cats Whisker fished on a intermediate line. Ian Morrison caught 5 to 3lb from the dam wall. Rob Mclay caught 4 keeping 2 for 10lb 12oz best fish 7lb 12oz.

Wednesday 9th March

No anglers today we had continues heavy rain all day with an air temperature of 3 to 4c the lake level went up by 3in not looking forward to empting the boats on Thursday.

Thursday 10th March

7 Anglers have caught 53 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 7.6
7 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz
46 Rainbows to 5lb were returned.

All 7 anglers caught fish today

Bank

3 bank anglers fishing on last 4 hour permits caught 9 between them today.

Boats

Malcom Jefferson caught 23 rainbows to 5lb on a red buzzer fished 30in below an indicator. Colin Boxall caught 11 – 1 on Cat’s Whisker and 10 on a black and white buzzer fished under an indicator. Les Davison caught 6 and Tim Grove 4. Stocking tomorrow with 270 rainbows from 2lb to 6lb. With the forecast looking good the weekend sport should be excellent.

Stocking today – Friday 11th March 2016

Some of the 24 bins of 1lb 12oz to 6lb Rainbows that went in to Lockwood today.

Friday 11th March

18 Anglers have caught 93 Rainbows to 10lb 12oz
Rod Average 5.2
14 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz
79 Rainbows to 10lb 12oz were returned.

Bank

Ryan Green caught 11 from the dam on Cats Whisker fished on an intermediate line. William Leitch caught 10 to 5lb from the dam.

Boats

Tim Grove caught 17 to 10lb 12oz on an Orange Nomad fished on an intermediate line. Colin Lynas caught 10 on Dawson’s Nomads. Malcolm Grainger and Bernard Fitzhugh both landed 7 and lost quite a few off.

Float Tubes

Mike Ayton caught 8 on Cat’s Whiskers fished on an intermediate line.

Saturday 12th March

18 Anglers have caught 113 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 6.3
23 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz
90 Rainbows to 5lb were returned.

Bank, Boat and Tube anglers had some very good sport today with nearly as many fish lost as landed and a lot of over wintered fish to 4lb returned.

Bank

John Waller landed 15 and lost quite a few fish keeping 3 for 10lb 5oz. Most of Johns fish were caught on nomads fished on an intermediate line. Tom Keening and Ryan Vasey both caught 10 and Trever Luft caught 9 fishing on our last 4-hour permit.

Boats

Mrs Olive Murray caught 15 to 5lb on a small olive nomad fished on a floating line. Wheel chair angler Paul Richardson caught 12 on black nomads from our Wheelyboat.

Float Tubes

W Ward caught 10 and S Walker caught 8.

Current Fishing Time:

Bank: 08:00 until 18:15
Boat All Day: 08:30 until 18:00
Boat Part Day: AM 08:30 until12:30 PM 12.30 until 18.00
Last 4 Hours from: 14.15 until 18.15
All Anglers to be off site by: 18:30
LAST 4 HOUR PERMITS available from 15 minutes before start time.