Fishing Reports

This week so far

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Last week

(Last updated: Tuesday 30th October)

Do you know a youngster who has enjoyed angling success this year?

The Callum Mackenzie Cup is awarded by Ballogie Estate Enterprises for the most notable fish, of any species, caught by a youngster within the Dee catchment, including Rivers Cowie and Carron or one of the many trout fisheries in the district.

Rules – The Most Notable Fish

Fisher must be under 18 years of age at the time of catch

Any species of fish within the Dee catchment, including Rivers Cowie and Carron or one of the many trout fisheries in the district

Entries should include a short story about the capture of the fish

Picture, date and location of capture

Witness to confirm catch

Submissions will receive publicity through the local press and River Dee website.

All entries to the Callum Mackenzie Committee should be sent by e‐mail to info@riverdee.org or by mail to River Dee Office, Mill of Dinnet, Aboyne Aberdeenshire, AB34 5LA

Closing Date for entries: Friday 14 January 2019

Read more on the River Dee website

Check out this short film, The Gift about good practice in Catch and Release.


Tight Lines

Ross Macdonald

Please send any stories and photos to:
ross@riverdee.org



Beat catches reported
(week ending 8th December)
SALMON & GRILSE: None reported
SEA TROUT: None reported
TROUT: None reported




Deeside Inn



Tel Harangen with the first fish of the season. An 8lbr from Lower Woodend.

Andrew McHardy landed a 10lb springer from the Long Pool at Woodend.


Joe Sinclair with a superb 19lbr from Park



Season so far

3274 salmon to 13 October 2018