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View of the reservoir

View of the reservoir

Scout Dike Reservoir


Huddersfield Road,
S36 7GF


Scout Dike Reservoir is a 40 acre water offering fly/spinning/bait-fishing for trout in a tranquil rural landscape. Adult & junior tickets from the office.

Picnic site

Children welcomeDisabled access

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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


  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access