Scout Dike Reservoir


Huddersfield Rd, Penistone, Thurlstone, Sheffield S36 7GF, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Set in the beautiful foothills of the Pennines, Scout Dike Reservoir is a 40-acre prime trout fishing venue situated off the A629 north of the idyllic market town of Penistone. Home of the Barnsley Trout Club for over 43 years, this water holds rainbow and blue trout ranging between 1.5 lbs and 8 lbs as well as brown trout to 10 lbs.

Scout Dike Reservoir is approximately 6 miles from the centre of Barnsley, 10 miles from the centres of Huddersfield and Sheffield and just 3 miles from the Peak District National Park.

Day tickets are available for this fishery.

What size do the fish go to?

Trout go up to 10 lbs.

What tactics work well?

Fly and bait fishing work well. Popular baits include worm, maggot and caster.

What facilities are on site?

Disabled access and parking facilities are available on site.

Is parking available?

Parking is available on site.

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