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Loch of Harray
Loch of Harray

Harray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

This famous loch of 2,500 acres with many rocky islands has superb fishing with exceptional pink fleshed trout averaging 12...

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  • Loch of Swartmill
    Loch of Swartmill

    Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    The main loch on the island of Westray with excellent fishing, trout average 12-14 oz, with some up to 3 lbs.

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  • Loch of Swannay
    Loch of Swannay

    Swannay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    This two mile long loch has excellent fishing with trout averaging 14 oz and some up to 4 lbs. Boats available.

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  • Loch of Kirkbister
    Loch of Kirkbister

    Nr Kirkwall, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AD

    A shallow one mile long loch with plenty of brown trout averaging 10 oz and the occasional sea trout from August onwards.

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  • Loch of Clumly
    Loch of Clumly

    Nr.Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    This small loch boasts trout averaging 1 lb 8 oz plus much larger fish. Bank fishing only.

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  • Meikle Water
    Meikle Water

    Stronsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    This shallow 40 acre loch on Stronsay offers excellent fishing with brown trout averaging 14 oz and some fish up to 3 lbs.

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  • Loch of Hundland
    Loch of Hundland

    Swannay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    A shallow loch one mile long with brown trout averaging 10-12 oz.

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  • Loch of Boardhouse
    Loch of Boardhouse

    Nr. Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    A shallow loch two miles long with brown trout averaging 10-12 oz and many larger fish.

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  • North Loch
    North Loch

    Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    The largest loch on Sanday with pink fleshed brown trout averaging 10 oz. Boats available.

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  • Loch of Skaill
    Loch of Skaill

    Nr Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AD

    Exceptional trout averaging 2 lbs are to be caught in this delightful loch. Reserved for Orkney Trout Fishing Association...

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  • Bea Loch
    Bea Loch

    Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    Excellent fishing with brown trout averaging 12-14 oz, and the possibility of far larger fish.

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  • Loch of Stenness
    Loch of Stenness

    Nr Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AD

    The record UK brown trout weighing 29 lb 8 oz was caught here. Stenness trout are silver and average 1 lb. Also sea trout,...

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  • 1 Loch of Harray Harray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    2 Loch of Swartmill Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    3 Loch of Swannay Swannay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    4 Loch of Kirkbister Nr Kirkwall, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AD
    5 Loch of Clumly Nr.Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    6 Meikle Water Stronsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    7 Loch of Hundland Swannay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    8 Loch of Boardhouse Nr. Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    9 North Loch Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    10 Loch of Skaill Nr Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AD
    11 Bea Loch Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    12 Loch of Stenness Nr Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AD

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