Auction Catalogue - Fishing

2 days for 2 rods on the Annan in Dumfriesshire guided by Antony Donnelly.

Lot No: 59

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
River Annan Proprietors and Anthony Donnelly
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Annan
Region:
Scotland
Accompanied By:
Anthony Donnelly

Two days for 2 rods on the River Annan in Dumfriesshire guided by Antony Donnelly of the Annan Rivers Trust. The Annan is well-known for its large, resident brown trout. Fishing is by stalking and using dry flies so considerable stealth and accurate casting is essential for success. A sea trout of up to 10lb is a possibility, also on dry fly. Best late April to end of May. By agreement, 2019 season.

1 day for 2 rods fishing for ferox trout and pike on Loch Awe with Alan Kettle-White.

Lot No: 60

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
Alan Kettle-White
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Salmon and Trout
River/Lake:
Loch Awe
Region:
Scotland
Accompanied By:
Alan Kettle-White

One day for 2 rods fishing on Loch Awe with WTT Trustee, Alan Kettle-White. You may fish for ferox trout (up to 30lb) and big pike (up to 25lb). Alan’s role as Senior Fisheries Biologist with Argyll Fisheries Trust involves tagging ferox in Loch Awe where he has caught fish of over 30lb. A great chance to learn about ecology and fish behaviour in big lochs. Best for ferox mid-March to June and for pike June-Sept. Lunch can be provided (on request). Tackle and life vests will be provided. By arrangement, 2019.

2 days for 2 rods fishing for salmon, sea trout and brown trout, River Deveron.

Lot No: 61

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
Ruairidh Cooper
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Salmon and Trout
River/Lake:
Deveron
Region:
Scotland

Two days for 2 rods fishing for salmon, sea trout and brown trout on the Marnoch Lodge beat of the River Deveron. A middle beat of 2¼ miles of right-bank below the Bridge of Marnoch with 12 named pools and two bothies. A beautiful, pristine beat with excellent fishing on one of Scotland’s top salmon, sea trout and brown trout spate rivers. The Deveron is rapidly becoming one of the premier large brown trout angling destinations in the UK and Marnoch Lodge one of the best beats on the river for trophy brown trout. Brown trout best in late spring and early summer. 2019 season, by agreement excluding Sept and Oct.

A week’s permit for 1 rod on the Town Waters of the River Ness.

Lot No: 62

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Inverness Angling Association
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Salmon
River/Lake:
Ness
Region:
Scotland

A week’s permit for 1 rod on the Town Waters of the River Ness. The beat passes through the centre of the Scottish Highland capital, Inverness and is primarily a salmon fishery best fished with fly although spinning is allowed. The season is from 1 February to 15 October with July to October being the best months. 2019 season.

A week’s permit for 1 rod on the Town Waters of the River Ness.

Lot No: 63

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Inverness Angling Association
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Salmon
River/Lake:
Ness
Region:
Scotland

A week’s permit for 1 rod on the Town Waters of the River Ness. The beat passes through the centre of the Scottish Highland capital, Inverness and is primarily a salmon fishery best fished with fly although spinning is allowed. The season is from 1 February to 15 October with July to October being the best months. 2019 season.

Two one year Freshwater (non-migratory) Season Permits for the United Clyde Angling Protective Association

Lot No: 64

Start Price:
£90
Donor:
United Clyde Angling Protective Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout and Grayling
River/Lake:
Clyde
Region:
Scotland

Two freshwater fishing (non-migratory) season permits for the United Clyde Angling Protective Association for the year 2019 (valid to 24 March 2020). The permit gives access to the extensive waters of the Association on the Clyde from Motherwell to the Daer Reservoir near Moffat. The Upper Clyde has a reputation for excellent trout fishing with specimens of 3-9lb. The winning bidder will be met by a Director of the Association and taken to the most appropriate locations for their style of brown trout river fishing, taking the weather and river conditions into consideration. The value of the services of an experienced Clyde angler who is on the water almost on a daily basis is incalculable!

2 days for 1 or 2 rods, grayling fishing, River Tweed, guided by Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative biologist, Kenny Galt.

Lot No: 65

Start Price:
£75
Donor:
Tweed Foundation/Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Grayling
River/Lake:
Tweed
Region:
Scotland
Accompanied By:
Kenny Galt

Two days for 1 or 2 rods fishing for specimen grayling on the Middle River Tweed and tributaries near Melrose, guided by Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative biologist, Kenny Galt. The River Tweed is well-known for large grayling (2lb common and 3lb-ers caught each season). Through his work with grayling and top Tweed grayling anglers, Kenny can lead you to the places most likely to produce large fish and show you the methods that catch them. Best Sept or Dec 2019, Jan or Feb 2020.

2 days for 1 or 2 rods fishing for trout, River Tweed, guided by Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative biologist, Kenny Galt.

Lot No: 66

Start Price:
£75
Donor:
Tweed Foundation/Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Tweed
Region:
Scotland
Accompanied By:
Kenny Galt

Two days for 1 or 2 rods brown trout fishing on the River Tweed guided by Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative biologist, Kenny Galt. Tweed fly-life demonstration included if desired. The Tweed is well-known for its brown trout with fish up to 4lb or 5lb caught regularly. Kenny, a hugely knowledgeable and entertaining guide, will lead you to some of the most scenic and ‘fishy’ stretches of the River Tweed and will bring along a selection of the flies used regularly by top anglers on the river. Date by arrangement, 2019. Best early season.

2 days for 2 rods fishing Loch Migdale near Bonar Bridge, Sutherland.

Lot No: 67

Start Price:
£70
Donor:
Rob Jones
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Migdale
Region:
Scotland

Two days for 2 rods trout fishing on Loch Migdale near Bonar Bridge, Sutherland. The 253-acre loch is just above sea level and surrounded by forest. It is fairly shallow and starts to fish well from March (much earlier than the hill lochs). Trout average ¾lb but better fish are fairly common and there is usually a handful of specimen fish caught each season, the best in recent years weighing in at over 7lb. Boat included but bank fishing can also be very productive. 2019 season by arrangement.

2 days for 2 rods for salmon or trout on the the River Don, Aberdeenshire.

Lot No: 68

Start Price:
£60
Donor:
Kemnay Angling Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Salmon and Trout
River/Lake:
Don
Region:
Scotland

Two days for 2 rods fishing for salmon or trout. The Club’s waters are on the River Don in Aberdeenshire, from the Ton Burn to Kemnay Bridge. The River Don has a reputation for big wild brown trout. All salmon must be returned. An introduction to the water by a club member is included, subject to availability. 2019 season.