Catch Return Sunday 9th to Saturday 15th June

Jim Tate with his 15lb rainbow caught from the bottom of the moor side on a Cats Whisker.

144 Anglers have caught 611 Rainbows to 15lb. and 3 Browns to 2lb 8oz
Rod Average 4.3
154 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb oz

Catch Return Sunday 9nd June
28 Anglers have caught 97 Rainbows to 4lb.
Rod Average 3.5
24 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Boat and bank anglers had some good sport with fish feeding on the surface for most of the day.

Bank
Most anglers fishing down the moorside caught fish on dry’s with nearly as many fish lost as were landed.
Dave Appleton caught 8 to 4lb wading at the culvert 4 on dry’s and 4 on Cats Whisker. K Shore landed 7 fishing down the moorside.

Boats
Steve Trafford caught 11 on dry’s fishing out from the culvert. Paul Richardson caught 8 from the wheelyboat. Less Davison caught 8 on Orange Blobs fished on an intermediate line. Jason Nunn caught 7 on Drys.

Catch Return Monday 10th June
17 Anglers caught 50 Rainbows to 2lb 8oz and 1Brown at 2lb 8oz
Rod Average 3
17 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb

Most of the fish caught today were caught from the moor side before lunch when we had a lot of cloud cover and a lot of fish feeding on the surface dry’s and foam beetles accounted for most of the fish today. A lot of fish were hooked and lost off today.
Bank
Derrick Grabham caught 9 fishing a Black Snake on an intermediate line from the top of the moorside. John Nuttsford caught 9 on Foam Beetles and Klinkhammers from the moor side. Ron Graham caught 4 including a lovely 2lb 8oz Brown on dry’s from the bottom moor side block. Alan Byfield caught 4 on small Black Spiders.
Boat
Bernard Fitzhugh caught 8 fishing out from the culvert on Klinkhammers and Shuttlecocks.

Catch Return Tuesday 11th June update
18 Anglers caught 78 Rainbows to 15lb
Rod Average 4.3
18 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb

It stayed cloudy all day with a south easterly blowing off the moor side, anglers caught on a verity of methods from the point to the culvert and only 2 of the 18 anglers failed to land a fish.
Bank
Jim Tate caught 18 rainbows to 15lb fishing from the bottom of the moor side all Jims fish were caught on a Cats Whisker fished under an indicator. Graham Hill caught 9 to 3lb on dry’s from the top of the moor side. Philip Stentiford caught 9 from the moor side on a verity of patterns. William Leitch caught 7 from the point on dry’s and lures. Darren Parry fished from 6pm and caught 9 on dry’s from the moor side.

Catch Return Wednesday 12th June
15 Anglers caught 102 rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 6.8
19 Kept for an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Bank
Andrew Bogan caught 20 rainbows to 4lb 7 from the moor side on Foam Beetles 5 off the boat jetty on CDC Shuttlecocks and 8 from the overflow end of the dam on a Cats Whisker fished under an indicator. Dave Miller caught 13 from the point. Colin Brown caught 9 on a small Orange Lure from the moor side and top of the Woodside. Ian Morrison caught 8 from the moor side on Foam Beetles.
Boats
Mike Gadd caught 14 keeping 4 for 11lb most of Mike’s fish were caught on PTN fished about 1ft 6in below the surface. Steve Trafford fished from 3pm to 9pm and caught 10 mainly from the woodside.

Catch Return Thursday 13th June
21 Anglers caught 83 rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 4
27 Kept for an average weight of 2lb 3oz

We had another good day at Lockwood, only one of the twenty one anglers fishing to day failed to land a fish on a day when fish were caught from all parts of the lake.
Bank
Mike Webb caught 9 from the top of the Woodside and boat jetty on Foam Beetles. R Holmes caught 8 keeping 3 for 7lb. K Johnson, Ian Morrison and Rob Lincoln caught 6.
Boats
Tim Grove caught 6 on dry’s and lures.
Float Tubes
Jason Nunn caught 8 on dry’s and emergers.

Catch Return Friday 15th June
24 Anglers caught 91 Rainbows to 3lb 8oz
Rod average 3.8
26 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Stocked today with 240 rainbows from 1lb 8oz to 6lb 50% of the fish were fin perfect Blues.
Bank
John Urquhart and Andrew Greet both caught 13 from the top of the moor side. Colin Brown caught 12 on small Orange Lures from the moor side.
Boat
Tim Grove caught 8 on Orange Blobs. R Lane and C Jackson caught 13 between them on Damsels.

Catch Return Saturday 16th June
21 Anglers caught 112 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod average 5.4
22 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz.

Bank
Graham Hill caught 11 to 5lb from the moor side. Colin Lynas caught 8 from the top moor side block on Dawson’s Nomad. Jim Mcfedzean caught 8 from the Holly Bush. Dave Urwin caught 8 to 3lb from the overflow end of the dam on Orange Nomads.
Boats
Graham and Gary Power caught 20 between them.

Last 4 hour permit available from 5pm (This permit is only available from the time stated)
Part Day Boat Morning (8.30am to 2.30pm) Afternoon (2.30pm to 9.15pm)
Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 9.30pm or time posted in the Lodge.