River Reports

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Spey Catches: Catches have been good again this week, for you cynics who suggest I only put in nature notes when I have nothing else to write about! Gordon Castle had a fish on Thursday. Orton had a good week! Tony Considine had a 25lb fish on .... read moreSunday
26th Mar
Nith 24th March - Friars Carse Hotel latest The beat reports no salmon this week but anglers who have been out have had some good sport with the brown trout, regular visitor to the hotel Sue Capes topped the lot with a fine fish of 3lb. Salmon and the .... read moreFriday
24th Mar
Blackwater Munster Blackwater Summary A tough start to the season with high water most weeks, however on a positive note water temperatures have been on the high side for this time of year. Averaging over 8'c this is enough to enable fish to negotiate the .... read moreWednesday
22nd Mar
Cumbria 20th Feb. River levels and conditions have been quite favourable this month! The fist salmon that we have heard of was on the last day of January and was 11 pound caught at Armathwaite. There have also been a few more caught in the 10-12 pound .... read moreWednesday
22nd Mar
Tay Spring salmon fishing on the Tay in Perthshire is now into March with improving conditions for fishing in milder weather and settling water levels plus catches are improving after a slow start to the season. Expectation is high on the river for 2017 .... read moreTuesday
21st Mar
Dee We enjoyed another decent week on the river. We ended the week with 74 fish, but I am sure we have the potential for more, so check the latest availability on the river. The size of fish is .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Annan Unsettled conditions continue to hamper any opportunities to enjoy the early season salmon fishing. Last week saw the river fall to its lowest levels since the season began, holding steady at just over 1' on the Brydekirk gauge by Wednesday. Just as .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 18th March After what seems like weeks of fishing in flood affected coloured water we finally had decent conditions and thankfully this resulted in the best weekly catches for the season to-date. Fish were .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Esks South Esk The first month on the South Esk has been so quiet with only two springers brought to my notice. Both were taken on the Upper Beat of Kinnaird, the first on the opening day a fish of some 9 lbs and the last in the first week of March a .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Findhorn River Findhorn Ian Neale reports from Altyre Estate for w/c March 13th as follows. It was a wild and windy week at times and river levels remained on the high side for the early part of the week falling away slowly. However on Thursday, further .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Tyne The last couple of weeks have again been frustrating with levels continuing to fluctuate. Styford rods have had enjoyed some success however when levels have been kind. Gilbert Fenwick and Craig Lowes have both landed fresh sea-liced fish in the .... read moreSaturday
18th Mar
Don River Don Update The salmon angling season is now well under way on the river, the first spring fish was landed on the 13th Feb from Kildrummy Fishing's a well-proportioned 5lb fish caught on the fly. Angling effort has remained low throughout .... read moreMonday
6th 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
Ness With water levels constantly fluctuating from week to week, fishing has been difficult for the rivers, especially the Ness. These conditions have suited the Moriston and Garry where fish are being picked off by anglers when the conditions are good. .... read moreThursday
2nd Mar
Firth of Forth Well the salmon season on Stirling Council Fisheries is well and truly underway. The season kicked off on Wednesday 1st February where celebrity angling star Jo Stephenson officially opened the river. The first springer for the whole Forth .... read moreWednesday
15th Feb
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
Hebrides Angling Reports will re-appear here in April .... read moreWednesday
21st Dec