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Mains of Tilliefoure

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Refreshments
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Lower beat to Rocks
Lower beat to Rocks
Lower beat to Rocks
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To Sandy Bay pools
To Sandy Bay pools
To Sandy Bay pools
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Upper & Lower Sandy Bay pools
Upper & Lower Sandy Bay pools
Upper & Lower Sandy Bay pools
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Seating & stand by Rocks
Seating & stand by Rocks
Seating & stand by Rocks
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Seating at March pool
Seating at March pool
Seating at March pool
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Seating & stand at Bridge pool
Seating & stand at Bridge pool
Seating & stand at Bridge pool
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Seating by Rocks
Seating by Rocks
Seating by Rocks
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Footbridge at Birks burn
Footbridge at Birks burn
Footbridge at Birks burn
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Bank at Steth pool
Bank at Steth pool
Bank at Steth pool

Overview

Recognised as a premier salmon and sea trout river, the Don is alsio renowned for its brown trout. Mains of Tilliefoure is situated near Monymusk, on "My Lord's Throat", between Glenton and Woodend. The beat has a mixture of glides and classic fly water, with some great holding pools for salmon & brown trout.

Early season bank fishing until mid to late June, thereafter wading is advised until October.

If you are not familiar with the river Don, here is suggested reading from Fishing the Fly www.fishingthefly.co.uk

Fishermen must adhere to the Don Salmon Fishery Board's conservation policy.

The beat supports the following organisations

  • Atlantic Salmon Trust
  • Fishing for Heroes
  • Fishing cancer charities
  • Anglers National Line Recycling Scheme

All profits go towards enhancing the beat for anglers and its facilities

Ghillie/ guide services  www.twinpeakesflyfishing.com

Nearest pub 15 minutes drive  www.theforbesarmshotel.com

Forbes Arms Hotel, Bridge of Alford, AB33 8QJ

Nearest 4* hotel 15 minutes drive  www.macdonaldhotels.co.uk/pittodrie-house

Pittodrie House, Chapel of Garioch, AB51 5HS


Banks
Left bank only
Max rods/permits
2
Ghillies
Upon Request

Facilities & information

Facilities

Tuition available

Bank fishing

Easy wading

Fly only

Dog friendly

Refreshments

Fish

Trout

Atlantic salmon

Sea trout

Fishery extra ghillie

Extra ghillie

Facilities

Heli-pads, Private Airfields

Recreations

Pub (a short drive)

Arrival information & directions

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