Thursday, 22 September 2016

17 lb Salmon. Autumn Salmon Fishing River Tay

Here is Sandra with a cracking 17 lb salmon caught in the Ivy tree pool tonight 

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Splash Action

5 lb Grilse . Autumn Salmon Fishing River Tay

Peter with a small but very welcome 5 lb grilse caught this afternoon in the Ivy tree pool

Monday, 19 September 2016

Splash Action

18 lb Salmon

Here is Mark Caswell with a cracking 18 lb salmon . Caught in the cathedral stream this morning 

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Fishing Tackle To Fish The Tay

For all the anglers who are thinking of booking a days salmon fishing on the Tay there are some must have bits of tackle that you need  to bring to give yourself the best chance of catching  fish, Fishpal do not make this clear . You must bring your own spinning rod or double handed fly rod. For Spinning you need a 10/11 ft spinning rod 15/20lb line or braid good selection of spinners Toby Salmos are a must flying c. Vision 110 are worth having too .
Fly fishing Chest waders . 14/16ft fly rod Floating line with a good range of sink tips 10ft fast to extra fast. 15/20lb leader .  and a good selection of flys from size 11s right up to some tubes  1inch for bigger water. Flys Cascade, allys shrimp, stoats tail, francis, park shrimps. Flame throwers red, orange . and a good landing net for the safe handling of the fish !!. And because we sell both bank and boat permit, Bank rods should be at the hut for 8.30. As the boats go out at 9. Just so you can be showed your pools for the morning and how best to fish them !!

Saturday, 20 August 2016

Salmon Release !!

Sharon returns her big tay salmon

Splash Action . River Tay Benchil Beat


Sharon playing her strong tay salmon on the Benchil beat

21lb Salmon. Benchil Beat River Tay

Here is Sharon with a cracking 21lb salmon caught on the Benchil beat on the river tay this afternoon. Not bad for the under Ghillie !!

3lb Grilse Dunkeld House Beat

Here is Patrick. with his first tay fish. A small but perfect 3lb grilse caught in the cathedral stream

Friday, 19 August 2016

Salmon Fishing River Tay Benchil

Some classic fly water on the lower half of the tay at Benchil

Dunkeld House Beat

The  tail of the gauge pool on the beat. This pool can offer some great sport in higher water

Splash Action !!


Carl playing his Grilse

6lb Grilse .Dunkeld House Fishings

Here is Carl from Germany with his 3rd fish in 4days from the beat all on the fly