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River Nith

Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK

A famous river averaging some 2,200 salmon and 2,000 sea trout each year, offering excellent access to the visiting angler....

River Bladnoch

Galloway, Scotland, UK

An attractive salmon river with catches averaging 200 fish each season, also brown trout fishing and a few sea trout. Best...

Loch Ken

Nr Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 2NF

This long loch, famous for its large pike, also offers good fishing for brown trout, rainbow trout and arctic charr, with...

Lochnaw Castle Loch

Nr Leswalt, Stranraer, DG9 0RW

Lochnaw Castle Loch is a 48 acre ancient private estate trout lake that is now open to coarse anglers for the first time.

Loch Kirriereoch

Nr. Glentrool, Galloway, Scotland, UK

This loch in the heart of the Glentrool Forest is stocked each year with brown trout, average 12oz. Bank fishing only.

Border Esk

Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK

One of Scotland's best fishing rivers with some 1,500 salmon and 2,500 sea trout being taken each year. Salmon fishing is...

Castle Loch Fisheries

Lochmaben, by Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG11 1NJ

This shallow natural loch is well known for its bream.

Matty Burrett's Guided Fishing

Drummore, Dumfries and Galloway, DG9 9RB

Luxury sea and fly fishing days in the very picturesque south west coast, Scotland's Lands end.

Loch Ochiltree

Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK

This mile-long loch with several islands, holds brown trout, rainbow trout and some pike and perch. Boat and bank fishing.

Loch Stroan

Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

Pike and perch, bank fishing only.

Permits from McCowans, 50-52 King Street, Castle Douglas

SalmonSchool

Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, DG11 1DH

Learn to Fish for Salmon

White Loch of Myrton

Port William, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, DG8 9LB

Also known as the Monreith Loch, this attractive water holds pike, roach and perch. Boat and bank fishing. 3 disabled...

Water of Fleet

Galloway, Scotland, UK

An interesting river with good sea trout fishing and a few salmon.

Woodhall Loch

Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 2MF

This long loch holds pike, roach and perch. Boat access for private boats.

Loch Eldrig

Nr. Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

This small loch holds pike, perch, rudd, roach and tench.

1 River Nith Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK
2 River Bladnoch Galloway, Scotland, UK
3 Loch Ken Nr Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 2NF
4 Lochnaw Castle Loch Nr Leswalt, Stranraer, DG9 0RW
5 Loch Kirriereoch Nr. Glentrool, Galloway, Scotland, UK
6 Border Esk Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK
7 Castle Loch Fisheries Lochmaben, by Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG11 1NJ
8 Matty Burrett's Guided Fishing Drummore, Dumfries and Galloway, DG9 9RB
9 Loch Ochiltree Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
10 Loch Stroan Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
11 SalmonSchool Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, DG11 1DH
12 White Loch of Myrton Port William, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, DG8 9LB
13 Water of Fleet Galloway, Scotland, UK
14 Woodhall Loch Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 2MF
15 Loch Eldrig Nr. Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

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