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Nith 18th August - Friars Carse latest info. Just back from fishing the beat since Monday and despite the varying river levels we've seen plenty of fish in the pools, they just seemed hard to tempt. Alan Gray did loose a nice fish when I was talking to .... read moreFriday
18th Aug
Tyne The EA counter at Riding Mill showed a record run of fish by the end of July at 19,586 with 10,995 upstream counts in July itself. Counts since then are another 2,888 for August up until the 17th making a total of 22,474 for the year to .... read moreFriday
18th Aug
Beauly Lower Beauly A change in the weather in the last couple of weeks has seen a little more water in the river. This has woken the fish up a little, with a few more seen jumping. A total of 49 salmon were landed in Week 24, the best week so far. .... read moreWednesday
16th Aug
Tay Salmon fishing on the Tay in Perthshire is in early August with changeable summer conditions for fishing in warm weather and reasonable water levels from rain at times plus catches are steady after a slow start to the season with a summer run now in .... read moreTuesday
15th Aug
Dee A week of 101 Salmon & Grilse and 33 Sea Trout is no bad effort at all at this time of year considering the river conditions of continuing low water and a couple of hot sunny days, particularly Thursday but that did boost the attendance at Ballater .... read moreMonday
14th Aug
Hebrides The Alan Brown party, guests at Morsgail Lodge, had a very enjoyable and successful visit recording 16 salmon to 8lb, 13 sea trout to 2lb and 31 finnock from the Morsgail Estate waters. They also had 2 salmon (best 8lb) and 14 sea trout (best .... read moreMonday
14th Aug
Findhorn Ian Neale reports from Altyre Estate for week ending August 12th as follows: After heavy rain falling over the river Findhorn catchment the previous week-end, river levels were at a very good fishing height for the start of the week and continued .... read moreMonday
14th Aug
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 12th August A rather damp weekend gave us a rising river on Monday with a steady rise over the day washing off beats below the Junction by mid-afternoon. As has been the norm this season fishing has been quite .... read moreMonday
14th Aug
Spey Catches. Gordon Castle finished the week with almost forty landed. Ian Tennant tells me it was a mixture of fresh fish and old stagers. Orton finished just short of double figures. Delfur had a twenty fish week. Rothes, Mike tells me he .... read moreSunday
13th Aug
Cumbria 10th August The Eden has remained fairly high all week, as fish moved quickly upriver in the cool peat-stained waters. At Warwick Hall estate, last Saturday David Bamford enjoyed a day to remember, by landing six salmon on a black and red Flying C. .... read moreThursday
10th Aug
Yorkshire The river has been hard work for the early summer, with water levels on the low side. Spring came and went but there was sadly nothing to report. Trout anglers have been out and enjoyed some success, but these catches have not been easy. The .... read moreTuesday
8th Aug
Galloway There has been no shortage of rainfall in the West of Scotland recently and this week was no different with Wednesday 2nd being a complete wash-out for the Newton Stewart area. Further East has avoided the greatest downpours but overall, the .... read moreMonday
7th Aug
Lochaber Last week was the best sign yet that the Grilse numbers are building and the river is starting to hold a head of fish. The top pools of the Lochy are now holding residents and this should now steadily work it's way back downriver. We will have a .... read moreSunday
6th Aug
Ayrshire The month of July has been encouraging for Ayrshire this season with some beats enjoying their best July for over five years. During the month of July we enjoyed several lifts in water levels which allowed fish to run. The river Ayr has reported .... read moreTuesday
1st Aug
Ness August has arrived and so have some salmon. July was a stop start month. It really started to build in the last week and catches were very good for the Ness beats, especially for Ness Castle and Laggan as well as Dochfour as some grilse .... read moreTuesday
1st Aug
Towy 17/5/2017 At last some rain! The Towy has risen and is running coloured and fast. Weather forecast for the next five days.Fairly dry and bright until Sunday with intermittent showers which should keep the river lively. Rain again on Monday. .... read moreMonday
24th Jul
Don July 19th River Update It's been a mixed bag of weather over the past few weeks but despite some heavy showers falling over the catchment river levels remain at summer lows. In contrast fishing conditions over the past few days has been testing .... read moreWednesday
19th Jul
Border Esk To be frank, the river is is the best order for many years. After the lift on Tuesday the river is holding good numbers of seatrout and also a very good chance of a salmon. With the river and forecast settled for the next few days, it is .... read moreFriday
7th Jul
Annan Last week (commencing 12th June) saw the river fall back nicely after considerable flooding the previous week. The middle river was sitting at just over two feet on the Monday morning so spinning was the best way to cover the water. Newbie and .... read moreMonday
19th Jun
Esks 6th June and I am just back in from the banks of the South Esk and the river is in a small spate. Many of the best beats have not seen a line cast in eight weeks and the word of a fish taken was something of a miracle. Well our wait is surely .... read moreWednesday
7th Jun