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Hebrides Another couple of Spring salmon were caught during April, both from the Bridge Pool on the Grimersta River: John Maciver, fishing a variant of the Executioner, hooked, landed and returned a fresh run 10lb fish during Wednesday, April 19th and on .... read moreThursday
27th Apr
Annan Low water and cold winds persist for the fourth consecutive week and the days ahead look challenging as we continue to await the arrival of spring. With no rain forecast and the river at summer lows there will be little to encourage any fresh salmon .... read moreWednesday
26th Apr
Tay Spring salmon fishing on the Tay in Perthshire is now in late April with improving conditions for fishing in milder weather and settling lower water levels plus catches are improving after a slow start to the season. Expectation is high on the river .... read moreWednesday
26th Apr
Dee Dee anglers worked hard last week. The fish in the pools remained stoic for the most part and those landed were hard won. I suspect the salmon were probably as nonplussed as I was with the conditions, which at the risk of understatement, remain .... read moreTuesday
25th Apr
Beauly Lower Beauly An unusually dry winter led to the first few months of the season struggling with low water; nevertheless, members of the Beauly Angling Club saw some success in early weeks with a good number of sea trout being taken from the .... read moreTuesday
25th Apr
Esks North and South Esk Reports. North Esk. The last 18 or so days has been dogged by very low water levels and as there is no snow back-up on the Grampians, therefore there is no snowmelt which this river tends to rely on during a period of very .... read moreTuesday
25th Apr
Findhorn Weekly Update as follows: Week ending 23 April Lethen reports; The fishing effort was slightly higher last week but hardly 20% of full potential yet we caught 9 fish spread evenly over all three beats in low water conditions. On Dunearn .... read moreMonday
24th Apr
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 22nd April Last week saw no real improvement in the catches with just the odd fish here and there throughout the river. The weather remained pretty settled with some days of brisk westerly winds. Middle .... read moreMonday
24th Apr
Spey Catches, again depending where you have been fishing your perception will vary hugely, the middle to top of the river beats are crying out for a lift in the river. The Lower River is comparatively happy with the lower water slowing the fish .... read moreSunday
23rd Apr
Nith 18th April - Friars Carse Hotel latest. Arrived last Thursday for a few days fishing before I ran the 2nd Fly Fishing Course of the year to find the river quite low and clear, fished throughout the day with the double and single handed rod and .... read moreTuesday
18th Apr
Firth of Forth The start of the season on Stirling Council Fisheries has been pretty slow, however last week (w/c 27th Mar) proved to be a little bit more productive. We had the 2nd confirmed springer and also the 3rd confirmed springer landed. One of the fish was .... read moreMonday
3rd Apr
Ness March has given differing fortunes to anglers fishing the rivers and the Loch. The weather patterns have been varied and as a result the levels have been up and down so much that some rivers ahve had some great sport but too high for the other .... read moreFriday
31st Mar
Border Esk After a settled winter, Feb and March have been wild, storm after storm has come into the west of the country and the rivers local to the Esk have been high, low, over the top, just about everything, needless to say there has been little to no .... read moreTuesday
28th Mar
Don River Don Update March 28th 2017 The past few weeks has shown a slight improvement in numbers of salmon landed, the ADAA fishing's saw some action from their beats at Parkhill and Kemnay and are now reporting half a dozen returned. The quality .... read moreTuesday
28th Mar
Galloway Despite a good rise in river height, very few anglers have been out fishing and nothing was reported on the Bladnoch this week. .... read moreThursday
2nd Mar
Far North So the first fish was caught and returned on the river Helmsdale today by Andy Fiona Torrish Sutherland (no surprise there then!) Beat 6 was the spot in the legendary Swirl pool at 9lbs and fresh obviously. Andy's second first fish from that same .... read moreThursday
2nd Feb