image for Fishing item typeBarnsley Trout Club at Scout Dike Reservoir

Fishing, £3-£12

Fish on!

Fish on!

Fish on!


Huddersfield Road,
S36 7GF


Forty acres of water situated on the A629 north of Penistone. A fisherman's paradise! Stocked with rainbow and brown trout of 1½ - 8 lbs every 14 days in season. From 1st March to 30th November. Open 7am to one hour before sunset.

All types of bank fishing permitted; fly, bait and single hook spinner. Two fish limit per day, one fish limit evenings and juniors then catch and release. Tickets at the reservoir:

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Grounds for outdoor activitiesChildren welcome

Opening details

From 1st March to 30th November. Open 7am to one hour before sunset.


£12 per day
£ 6 Evening (approx 3 hours).
£ 3 Juniors.

Tickets available at the reservoir

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Map reference: SE 223059  Lat: 53.54927 Long: -1.66489

Scout Dike Reservoir, the home of Barnsley Trout Club, is on the A629 Huddersfield Road just north of Penistone.

The reservoir is approximately 10 miles from the centres of Huddersfield and Sheffield and just three miles from the Peak District National Park.

There is excellent off road car parking for fishermen at Scout Dike Reservoir with good paths to the banks.

Look for the signs as you approach the Reservoir on the A629.

Parking: free


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