Trout and Salmon Fishing in Scotland

400 pages of maps and information on the salmon, trout and sea trout fishing rivers and lochs of Scotland

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Scottish Trout, Sea Trout and Salmon Fishing

Trout fishing, salmon fishing and sea trout fishing, with particular reference to the great variety of fly fishing available on the lochs and rivers of Scotland.

The Site Contents menu on the left of each page will lead you to 400 pages of information and photographs relating to Scottish game fishing (salmon, trout and sea trout), featuring several hundred useful maps of the trout and salmon fishing waters of Scotland, from the wild trout lochs of the Scottish highlands and islands to the great salmon rivers of the east coast, from the small but productive salmon spate streams in the west to the fine sea trout fishing rivers of the Solway Firth.

In addition to the pages on where to fish in Scotland, other pages will attempt to give an idea of the fishing tackle, tactics and flies commonly employed in trout, sea trout and salmon fishing here in Scotland with complementary pages and articles on related subjects such as water and weather, tackle shops, fishing clubs, accommodation for fishermen, fishing knots, fly tying, books, recipes and links to useful fishing related websites.

Scottish Game Fishing

The essential information on Where to Fish in Scotland is set out in three main sections each relating to one of the three major game fishing species and further sub-divided into geographical areas as follows:

Scottish Salmon Fishing Scottish Trout Fishing
North North
Central Central
South South
The Islands The Islands
Scottish Sea Trout Fishing
The Islands
Grays of Kilsyth - Tube Flies
Salmon Flies by Grays of Kilsyth
Salmon Tube Flies by Grays of Kilsyth

Flies by Grays of Kilsyth

 See Salmon and Sea Trout Catches on Scottish Rivers


Site Contents

Salmon Fishing Scotland

Salmon - Where to Fish

Salmon Fishing Tackle

Salmon Fishing Tactics

Salmon Flies

Trout Fishing Scotland

Trout- Where to Fish

Trout Fishing Tackle

Trout Fishing Tactics

Trout Flies

Sea Trout Fishing Scotland

Sea Trout - Where to Fish

Sea Trout Tackle

Sea Trout Tactics

Sea Trout Flies

Fishing Maps of Scotland

Fishing Articles

Fly Tying

Fishing Photographs

Book of Flies

Fishing Diary

Where to Stay

Fishing Clubs

Fishing Tackle Shops

Fly Fishing Knots

Fishing Weather

Fishing Books

Salmon Recipes

Flies Online



Salmon Fishing in Scotland

Information on salmon fishing in Scotland .... salmon fishing tackle, tactics, salmon flies, where to fish and maps of 75 Scottish salmon fishing rivers.

Scottish Salmon Rivers

Add Ettrick Oykel
Ailort Ewe Shiel
Aline  Findhorn Shin
Allan Fyne South Esk
Alness Garry Spey
Annan Girvan Stack
Applecross Gruinard Stinchar
Awe Halladale Tay
Ayr Helmsdale Teith
Beauly Hope Teviot
Bladnoch Inver Thurso
Border Esk Irvine Torridon
Borgie Kirkaig Tummel
Brora Kyle of Tongue Tweed
Carron Kyle of Sutherland Tyne
Carron Laxford Ugie
Clyde Lochy Ullapool
Conon Lomond Urr
Cree Lossie Whiteadder
Croe Luce Wick
Dee Moriston Ythan
Deveron Nairn Harris
Dionard Naver Lewis
Don Ness Skye
Doon Nith Mull
Eachaig North Esk North Uist
Earn Orchy South Uist
HMH Tube Fly Tool
Slim stainless steel salmon and sea trout flies
Salmon Spinhead

Trout Fishing in Scotland

Trout fishing in Scotland with maps of hundreds of trout fishing lochs, information on where to fish, fishing tackle, tactics and trout fishing flies.

Scottish Trout Fishing Locations

Aberfoyle Glengarry Poolewe
Achiltibuie Glenmoriston Rannoch Moor
Altnaharra Greenock Rhiconich
Applecross Halkirk Scourie
Ardnamurchan Killin Shieldaig
Arisaig Kilmelford Strathpeffer
Assynt Kinlochewe Tongue
Aultbea Kintyre Ullapool
Ayrshire Kirkcudbright River Clyde
Bettyhill Knappdale River Don
Callander Lairg River Tay
Carronbridge Lochalsh River Tweed
Cowal Lochinver River Spey
Dalmally Loch Leven Harris
Dunkeld Loch Ness Islay
Durness Lochgilphead Jura
Elphin Lybster Lewis
Ford Melvich Mull
Forsinard Morvern North Uist
Fort William Ochils Orkney
Gairloch Oban Shetlands
Galloway Pentlands Skye
Glasgow Pitlochry South Uist

Game Fishing Articles

You can access a series of game fishing articles relating mainly to trout, sea trout and salmon fishing in Scotland, the river and loch locations, the flies and methods employed and several articles on fly tying, including a few illustrated step by step tying sequences.

Fishing Articles - Sea Trout Fishing
Spey Sea Trout Fishing
Fishing Articles - Fly Tying
Salmon Fly Tying


Sea Trout Fishing in Scotland

Sea Trout Fishing on the rivers and lochs of Scotland .... featuring maps, advice on flies, tackle and tactics and information on where to fish, whether on the small spate streams of the west coast, the larger rivers of the east and south, or the Scottish lochs.

Scottish Sea Trout Rivers and Lochs

Ailort Hope Tyne
Annan Kyle of Tongue Ugie
Border Esk Kyle of Sutherland Urr
Cree Lomond Ythan
Deveron Lossie Harris
Dionard Nith Lewis
Eachaig Shiel North Uist
Earn South Esk South Uist
Ewe Spey Orkney
Gruinard Stack Shetlands

see also Sea Trout Fishing


Related Fishing Topics

In addition to the main sections on salmon fishing, trout and sea trout fishing, and the tackle, tactics employed to catch them and maps of the main fishing locations, this site includes many complementary pages on related game fishing topics, e.g. the history and development of Scottish salmon fishing flies with photographs of salmon flies old and new, both traditional and modern patterns; A look at the history and  unique character of Scottish trout flies with photographs of popular traditional flies for river and loch trout fishing; A series of fishing articles relating to trout, salmon and sea trout fly fishing on the rivers and lochs of Scotland - flies, methods, tactics and more; access to free online fishing tv programmes;  Illustrated instructions on how to tie useful fly fishing knots, including the perfection loop, water knot, slip knot and Gray's Loop; A look at the history and development of sea trout flies, including the new Gray's needle tube flies, dressed on slim stainless steel needle tubes; information on Scottish fishing clubs, tackle shops and accommodation for visiting fishermen; a section on fishing books; a selection of salmon recipes from top Scottish chef, Nick Nairn and much more relating to trout and salmon fishing in Scotland. See the menu on the left.


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Trout and Salmon Fishing in Scotland