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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....

Carlingwark Loch

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

Pike and perch. Free fishing, no boats.

Black Water of Dee

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

Pike, roach & perch.

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...

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 Ronald

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

This 100 acre loch, next to Loch Heron, holds large numbers of roach, also pike, bream, rudd, carp and perch. Boat available.

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.

Water of Fleet

Galloway, Scotland, UK

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

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 Eldrig

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

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

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...

Castle Loch Fisheries

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

This shallow natural loch is well known for its bream.

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...

Loch Stroan

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

Pike and perch, bank fishing only.

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

1 River Nith Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK
2 Carlingwark Loch Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
3 Black Water of Dee Nr. Mossdale, Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
4 White Loch of Myrton Port William, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, DG8 9LB
5 Loch Ochiltree Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
6 Loch Ronald Nr. Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
7 Loch Kirriereoch Nr. Glentrool, Galloway, Scotland, UK
8 Water of Fleet Galloway, Scotland, UK
9 Lochnaw Castle Loch Nr Leswalt, Stranraer, DG9 0RW
10 Loch Eldrig Nr. Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
11 River Bladnoch Galloway, Scotland, UK
12 Loch Ken Nr Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 2NF
13 Castle Loch Fisheries Lochmaben, by Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG11 1NJ
14 Border Esk Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK
15 Loch Stroan Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

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