Dunlugas Estate, River Deveron

Dunlugas Estate, River Deveron

This is an excellent beat and is superb for sea-trout- given water and can produce large numbers of salmon. Book salmon fishing here: The Points fishes well in high water for salmon but can be an excellent pool for Brown Trout. Indeed Dunlugas is a superb beat for trout and has some wonderful glides for the dry fly in April and May. The next pool down, The Greenbank is superb fly water and the fish tend to be towards the far bank in spring and...

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Mountblairy Estate, River Deveron

Mountblairy Estate, River Deveron

Book a day permit here: The Mountblairy beat now incorporates the whole of the top beat and the famous Shaw pools from the lower beat from where the heaviest salmon caught on fly was grassed by Mrs. T Morison in 1924 at 61lb. As a result of this amalgamation many pools have been improved on the upper beat. The old top beat is opposite Dunlugas. The upper pool Points is a good high water pool.   Points leading into Greenbank Greenbank is...

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Turriff Angling Association – River Deveron

Turriff Angling Association – River Deveron

Turriff Angling Association has 3/4 mile of fishing just outside Turriff. It caters for visiting anglers with both daily and weekly tickets. It boasts eight pools which will fish in all heights of water. Although mainly fly fishing, spinning and worming are allowed in periods of high water. Salmon up to 30lb have been caught and can be caught from the opening day. Sea-trout arrive in June and average 2 to 3 lb but the Deveron does yield a number...

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Forglen Estate on the River Deveron

Forglen Estate on the River Deveron

Forglen is one of the most famous beats on the Deveron and is located just downstream of the town of Turriff. The beat has 16 pools and is double bank although mainly fished from the left bank. Check prices and book a day permit...

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Lanrick Estate Beat on the River Teith

Lanrick Estate Beat on the River Teith

The Lanrick water is situated between Doune and Callander on the river Teith and extends for 3.5 miles of which 2 miles are single bank and 1.5miles are double bank fishing. There are 16 named pools amid a magnificent woodland and parkland setting. The river enjoys a traditional spring run from the opening day followed by an exciting sea trout run between March and July accompanied by a less predictable grilse run. An excellent autumn run...

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Fishing the Deveron

Fishing the Deveron

The Deveron is a hidden gem of a river flowing north east off the Grampian Mountains into the sea at Banff. It’s medium size makes it easily covered and perfect for beginners and improvers yet varied and challenging for the experts too. Even though the Deveron can be prolific in its own right, it is over shadowed by its famous neighbouring rivers Spey and Dee which of course means, being less well known, it is very good value! The...

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