Kinnaird Lower


South Esk, 2 miles from Montrose Basin


Five year average: 23 salmon/grilse
and 48 sea trout
0.5 mile double bank, 5 pools
Maximum rods 4
1 River Keeper, 1 hut
Price range per rod per day.£25 to £55+Vat


The Kinnaird fishing consists of two miles of double bank fishing 1.5 miles downstream of Brechin. All beats (except Powmouth) let for 4 rods although summer water may not allow this number on all beats.

A riverkeeper is employed by the estate to oversee and maintain fishings generally and to 'get you started'.

Lower Beat

6 named pools from 'Arrat's Mill" to "Wattie Bain". Powmouth beat included in spring to end of March. This beat has been improved slowly over the years and provides reasonable salmon, grilse and sea trout from July onwards, with sea trout usually starting running in June.

Simple hut in secluded position. Annual rents from £300/week April to July to £800/week in October (all plus VAT), please call for further details.

The Estate also has three other beats - see:
Kinnaird Upper
Kinnaird Middle
Kinnaird Powmouth