Five year average: 154 salmon/grilse
and 31 sea trout
2.5 miles left bank fishing, 8 pools
Maximum rods 4
1 ghillie, 1 boat, 2 huts
Price range: £60 - £120 per rod/day +vat
Crathes Castle fishings stretch for 2 1/2miles of the left bank, immediately below Banchory.
The fishings are normally let for 4 rods, and are divided into 2 beats each with 4 major pools. There is a maximum of 2 rods on each beat and the rods will change beats at
All the pools are accessible by car. There has been a newly built hut which has electricity, a solid fuel stove, microwave and a barbecue and this can be used by all guests throughout the day.
Please note that lunch is not provided.
Fishing can be from the bank or by wading.
There is a boat on the lower beat close to the hut and is accessible for wheelchair users.
There is a full time ghillie and a second available if requested. Tuition is available for less experienced by arrangement.
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Leys Estate Office
Banchory Business Centre
Burn O'Bennie Road
Telephone 01330 826506
Fax: 01330 820670