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Nith 18th July - Friars Carse report. A few anglers have been out with very little success since the beginning of July when Pat Stevens who was there during one of the fishing courses had some very nice grayling & brown trout whilst fishing a size 20 .... read moreWednesday
18th Jul
Towy Some showers but still no real rain. The river remains in reasonable condition due to the release of dam water. One 4lb sewn caught this week. Lots of smaller brown trout .... read moreWednesday
18th Jul
Beauly Lower Beauly THE LOWER Beauly averaged a little over five salmon per week in the first three weeks of May. This is some 50 per cent down on catches for the same period in 2017, a pattern that has been mirrored across most of the northern .... read moreWednesday
18th Jul
Tay The Tay, Perthshire is now well into July for salmon fishing with disappointing results in recent weeks due to very hot and bright weather conditions in our current outstanding summer. The hot weather is making life extremely difficult with water .... read moreTuesday
17th Jul
Findhorn Altrye weekly report: Sunday 15th July River levels have remained very low for these past few weeks and day time air temperatures have been soaring, making for very difficult fishing conditions! However we did see a slight change to the weather .... read moreMonday
16th Jul
Dee After weeks of searching, I have realised there is at least one benefit to the continuing lack of rain. I don't have to cut my grass, which as a hay fever sufferer is a genuine bonus. But from a fishing point of view, the ongoing dry spell is .... read moreMonday
16th Jul
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 14th July Another week of below summer level conditions haven't helped the catches much, but as one gentleman was telling me it is summer after all! Which with some wisdom I had to smile and agree. With .... read moreSunday
15th Jul
Cumbria River Eden 2018. April. It has been a strange month weather-wise so far, it has been a quite cool and wet period. The hatches of dark olive have been sporadic all throughout April, lasting just minutes each time. The grannom have started the .... read moreFriday
13th Jul
Yorkshire With an on going drought fishing is becoming difficult on many of the Yorkshire rivers. Trout fishing remains Ok in parts and the general cooling will help all fish species. Salmon fishing is not worth the effort at present and the fish will be .... read moreThursday
12th Jul
Annan The long-term forecast suggests that we will enjoy good sea trout fishing conditions into next week with warm, settled evenings. It will be interesting to see if the evening trout fishing also improves after this good flush of water. The season .... read moreWednesday
11th Jul
Tyne Kielder releases have been encouraging fish into the river which would otherwise have been very low recently. The South Tyne is as low as I've seen it and water temperatures have been very high on many days. Challenging conditions indeed but with .... read moreSunday
8th Jul
Esks With the same weather pattern holding, the rivers are at an all time low. Salmon that were struggling at Gannochy managed to move though under the lift that comes last week, and with it came a few catches on the beats. Sadly it was not long .... read moreWednesday
27th Jun
Hebrides The following report covers the period June 11th - 23rd. Grilse started appearing around the west coast of Lewis in early June with regular numbers being caught by anglers fishing the Grimersta and Garynahine Rivers over the past two .... read moreTuesday
26th Jun
Border Esk A much better week for seatrout catches and some good numbers off the river. The warmer evenings have contributed to this and many more fish have been lost as well. Salmon fishing very quiet in the current weather and will continue for a while .... read moreTuesday
26th Jun
Spey Catches. Catches. Before I start can I just remind everyone that the water temperatures will be high next week so take great care in handling fish, even foregoing photographs to keep the fish in the water. Fochabers Angling Club. Andrew Milne .... read moreMonday
25th Jun
Lochaber Water Height – 5in-1ft 9 Water Temp – 50-58F This was more like the spring fishing we have come to expect from the Lochy over the last few years. A total of 13 fish landed and another 8 lost and all but one were double figure salmon with an .... read moreMonday
25th Jun
Galloway Very little rain throughout May and June resulted in very low water flows and poor conditions for salmon fishing. Finally some rain towards the end of last week added some welcome fresh water to the rivers and burns and a small flood occurred. On .... read moreTuesday
19th Jun
Bann A season report will follow once 2018 season gets under .... read moreFriday
27th Apr
Firth of Forth Fishing Report 16 February - 11th April We are now into the 10th full week of the season and we have some fish in the book! There has been 7 fish from the Teith and the 1st fish from the Forth was caught on 3rd April. There is now some sea trout .... read moreWednesday
11th Apr