Family Fishing Holiday

Screen Shot 2018-12-16 at 18.56.09.pngWhere best to get a young child to catch their first fish? Here’s a way that all the family can enjoy. Go to the Isle of Mull where a new property has just come onto the holiday letting market. Continue reading

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Trout & Arctic char fishing – Iceland 2019

Upper-Vatnsa-viewIf you find yourself Googling ‘Trout fishing in Iceland’ at regular intervals, standing on the shoreline of your imagination, trying to read the expanse of crystal-clear water whilst your daydream distracts you from more mundane things then FishIceland is here to help.
One of the hardest decisions to make when planning your fishing trip to the land of fire and ice is choosing where to go to find the best angling experiences amidst this 40,000-square-mile wilderness. In a bid to narrow down your choices but not your options why not take a moment to consider Lake Heidarvatn and the Vatnsa River?

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River Lochy 2019

11222108_959799820708521_1953099533334024984_nThe River Lochy offers the salmon angler some of the most spectacular and scenic salmon fishing in the UK. Condensed into just 10 miles, it meanders it’s way through the Great Glen with the backdrop of Ben Nevis (UKs highest mountain) and the surrounding peaks. Although its setting can only be described as peaceful & tranquil the fishing itself is more adrenaline filled with a “real” possibility of catching a fish of a lifetime! Over the last few years the river has produced more than it’s fair share BIG spring fish with a typical average weight of 17lbs (7-8kilos). Continue reading

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2019 Tay Opening

15895758_939508482817671_3243667950524967142_oThe Tay and District Salmon Fishery Board are delighted to announce that explorer Polly Murray, first Scottish woman to summit Mount Everest, will be opening the River Tay on Tuesday 15th January. Meikleour Fishing will be hosting the event by Kinclaven Bridge, PH1 4QW. Continue reading

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River Lochy 2019

Cruive (2016_04_18 16_49_34 UTC)Speak to any stockbroker and they’ll soon tell you that a falling market presents great opportunities. It’s just the same with salmon fishing. There’s little doubt that Scottish salmon fishing right now is in a bit of the doldrums, but premier beats (where dead men’s shoes were usually earmarked for generations to come) are now becoming quietly available to those of us willing to do a bit of homework. Continue reading

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20lb Plus Atlantic Salmon

Laxa-1Have you dreamed about catching a 20+ pound Atlantic salmon in one of your many trips to Scotland, Norway or Canada and never succeeded? Well, here is your chance !!
Laxa in Adaldal, which many simply call ‘Big Laxa’, is one of Iceland’s largest salmon rivers, and it consistently produces the country’s heaviest fish every year, meaning fish of greater than 10 kg or 20 pounds.

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Atlantic Salmon Trust Update

45498050_1786856958090963_5024963834826194944_nExtract from Peake Fly Fishing…..

We were lucky enough to be invited to help out with the team of scientists from Atlantic Salmon Trust / West Sutherland Fisheries Trust / University of Glasgow & Marine Scotland Science with their Loch Laxford Sea-Trout Tagging Project. We were recovering receivers from Loch Laxford so that the data can be retrieved and analysed. Continue reading

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