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Catches during 2016

Here is a selection of photos you have sent in. To have your own added, please email your photo/photos to donnie@ohft.org.uk and, in your email, please give some information (name of captor, date, weight of fish, method used, retained/returned, name of fly, name of loch/river) regarding your catch (max 200 characters).


Peter Huggard released this 3lb-8oz Loch Roag (South Uist) sea trout that he hooked on a Reverend Mother during Oct 28th


Norman Graham released this 13lb salmon that he hooked on a copper Toby lure in Loch Langabhat on Oct 14th


A 3lb-8oz sea trout on Lachie Mackay's 60th birthday. Lachie caught the fish on a Claret Bumble in Loch Roag during October 13th


Paul Hopper released this 5lb hen grilse that he hooked on a Grant's Orange whilst boat fishing on Loch a Ghlinnie during Oct 8th


A solid 2lb Amhuinnsuidhe sea trout being released. The fish was hooked on a size 10 Camasunary Killer during October 7th


Mark Melville released this sea trout during a visit to Loch Laxdale at Borve Lodge Estate on Oct 7th



Two Amhuinnsuidhe grilse (5lb & 3lb). Both hooked on a Camasunary Killer during Oct 7th and both released


Into a 3lb-8oz grilse at the oulet of Loch 2, (Grimersta) during October 4th


Dougie Maclean bending into a grilse at Jumbos Point on the Garynahine River


Dougie Maclean with a 3lb hen grilse from Jumbos Point (Garynahine River). The fish was hooked on a Willie Gunn Cone-Head during Sept 28th



A fine brace. A solid 8lb sea trout and a 10lb salmon. Hooked by Dougie Maclean whilst boat fishing on Loch Barvas during Sept 26th


David Thavenot battling with a salmon in Morsgail's upper river during Sept 23rd




The Kevin Gath party (4 rods) landed & released 6 grilse during their September 22nd visit to Loch Langabhat, all of which were hooked on Toby lures


A beautifully coloured and well-conditioned brown trout from Peters Pool on the Fhorsa River. The trout was hooked on a purple shrimp fly by Rev. Donald Morrison on Sept 22nd


Dr. Peter Dorrington Ward with one of 4 salmon landed during Sept 12th. All of which were returned


Richard Hold (Ghillie) about to release William Lester's fresh-run 12lb salmon. The salmon was hooked on a Blue Elver at Grimersta's First Stream during September 10th


A 1lb-8oz sea trout from Loch an Ois (Creed Fishery). The sea trout was hooked on a Donegal Blue by Philip Blair during Sept 5th


Martin Wilson battling with a hefty fresh sea trout in Loch Lower Kildonan (South Uist) during early September


A 4lb grilse for Mike Forbes. The grilse was hooked on an Orange Muddler at Biddy's Neck on the Garynahine River during Aug 31st


Alec Coutts with a 7lb salmon from Sniggle Hole (Garynahine River). The fish was hooked on a Silver Stoat during August 31st


A 7lb cock salmon, hooked on an Orange Muddler by Mike Forbes during a visit to Loch Tarbert (Garynahine) on Aug 30th


A 6lb cock salmon about to be released. The fish was hooked on a Park Shrimp during Aug 26th from Loch One at Grimersta


David Jones with a 5lb+ salmon from Loch Barvas. The fish was hooked on a Calvins Shrimp Cone-Head during August 15th


Niall Morrison with a 7lb hen salmon from the Boat Pool at Garynahine on Aug 15th


Robbie Bell hooked this 10lb salmon on a Calvins Shrimp in the Creed River on Aug 8


Mark Adams with a fresh-run 5lb grilse from the Bruton Stream (Fhorsa Fishery). The fish was hooked on a Junction Shrimp variant and was released


Jimmy Stewart from Inverness, landed this plump 1lb Loch an Duin brown trout during his August visit to Lewis


Fabrice de Clermont-Tonnerre releasing a 9lb salmon to the Bruton Stream on the Fhorsa Fishery during Aug 3rd


Jason Laing (Ghillie) holding Giles Curtis's 18lb salmon. The "hefty""hen fish was hooked on a Green Butt in Grimersta's First Loch during Aug 1st


Catches during 2016


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Colin Mackay releasing a 17lb-4oz hen salmon. Colin hooked the fish in School House Loch (South Uist) during Oct 25th


A beautifully coloured charr from Loch Langabhat. The charr was hooked on a floating Devon Minnow by Robbie Bell during Oct 14th


This coloured cock salmon was released by Norman Graham whilst fishing Loch Langabhat on Oct 14th


16 year old Jamie Carruth released this 4lb-10oz sea trout that he hooked on a Clan Chief in Loch Fada (South Uist) during October 11th


Mark Melville about to release a 2lb, Loch a Ghlinnie sea trout during Oct 8th


Two at a time for Grant Morrison. A 2lb sea trout and a plump brown trout from Loch a Ghlinnie



Mark Melville and Grant Morrison hooked two 6lb salmon at the same time on Loch Laxdale (Borve Lodge Estate) during Oct 7th. One on a Blue Hammer and the other on a Lightning Bolt


Robert Eckhart released this 8lb hen sea trout that he hooked on a Teal, Blue & Silver in Loch Fada (South Uist) during Sept 29th


James Laidler with his first fly caught salmon. The 6lb cock fish was hooked on a Park Shrimp in Garynahine's Sea Trout Pool on Sept 28th


Steve Hodgson with a fresh-run 3lb-4oz sea trout from Loch Fada (South Uist). The fish was caught on a Goats Toe on Sept 24th and was returned


Karen Hodgson and Colin Mackenzie (Ghillie) with Karen's 5lb Loch Fada grilse which was hooked on a Goats Toe during Sept 24th and was returned


A coloured 1lb-8oz cock sea trout (released), hooked on a Cascade Skull-Head from Morsgail's upper river on Sept 24th


This 11lb-8oz cock salmon gave a tremendous battle in high water conditions in the Long Pool on Morsgail's upper river. The fish was hooked on a Calvins Cone-Head on Sept 24th




The Kevin Gath party (4 rods) landed & released 6 grilse during their September 22nd visit to Loch Langabhat, all of which were hooked on Toby lures


This 12lb cock salmon (returned) was hooked on a Gledswood Blue by Will Garrett from the Birkie Hue Pool in the Grimersta River during Sept 21st



A brace of 3lb hen grilse from Morsgail Estate on Sept 12th. One on a size 10 Gledswood Stoat and the other on a size 8 Camasunary Killer



Martin Wilson un-hooking and releasing a 6lb+ sea trout to Loch Roag (South Uist) in early September


Calum Innes released this 4lb grilse that he hooked on an Orange Muddler in Loch Beag (Garynahine) on Sept 2nd


Paul Jowett released this 3lb Loch Lower Kildonan (South Uist) sea trout that he hooked on a Golden Olive Bumble during Aug 31st


This solid 6lb hen sea trout was hooked on a size 12 Donegal Blue by Martin Jowett. The sea trout, which was released, came from Loch Fada (South Uist) during Aug 29th


Releasing a 5lb grilse to Grimersta's Loch One. The fish was hooked on a Goats Toe Muddler during Aug 26th


Andi Baumgartner hooked this 12lb brown trout whilst fly fishing on Loch Huamabhat during Aug 22nd



Heather Morrison playing and landing a grilse in Garynahine's Shipton Pool on Aug 15th


Visiting angler Sanjay Sabharwal with his first Hebridean salmon (3lb). Sanjay hooked the fish on a Park Shrimp in the Arnish Bridge Pool during Aug 10th



Richard Upton battling and landing his first ever salmon in the Junction Pool at Garynahine During Aug 9th


A fresh-run grilse from the Landslip Pool on the Garynahine River for Richard Upton during Aug 9th


A solid 6lb-8oz salmon for Charlie Pinsent. The salmon was hooked on a Blue Elver in Grimersta's Loch One during Aug 8th and was released


Myles Ellison released this 4lb sea trout that he hooked in School House Loch (South Uist) on a Goats Toe during Aug 8th


This 4lb grilse was hooked on a sunray shadow by Robbie Bell during a visit to Loch an Ois (Creed Fishery) on Aug 4th

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