Auction Catalogue - Fishing
Two 2019 season tickets (adult) for the Newmilns & Greenholm Angling Club waters on the River Irvine in Ayrshire. The Club has approx 2 miles of river where members may fish for wild brown trout, sea trout and salmon.
A half-day of guided fly fishing and/or coaching for 2 rods in the beautiful wilderness of Assynt with Stewart Yates of Assynt Fly Fishing. Stewart has over 30 years of experience fishing and exploring the hundreds of lochs, lochans, rivers, streams and the coastline of this idyllic fly fisher’s paradise in the North West Highlands. With his extensive local knowledge he will get you straight onto the type of fishing of your choice with the best chance of success. His local insight and passion for his home area will keep you entertained in the highly unlikely event of the fishing being a little slow! Valid for the 2019 season. As much advance notice as possible will enable the winning bidder to book their date of choice. Further fishing may be booked at additional cost.
An annual trout & grayling permit to fish 5 miles of the River Tummel (large tributary of the Tay) between Pitlochry and Ballinluig, Central Highlands, Perthshire. Magnificent scenery and potentially huge trout. The permit covers a year’s fishing, 2019 starting date to be chosen by the winning bidder.
A casting lesson for one person with Scottish Game Angling Instructor (SGAIC) David Mateer, for either a single- or double-handed rod. David is based in Inverness and has over 45 years’ fly fishing experience all over the UK. He loves to teach individuals or small groups whether they are beginners, intermediate or experienced fly fishers. Time and place by arrangement in 2019.
One week for 2 rods wild brown trout fishing on approximately 10 miles of the east bank of the High Cree in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. Some steep banks. A week in June 2019, to be agreed with donor. Fly only. No Sunday fishing.
One day for 1 rod fishing the East Lothian River Tyne for trout, sea trout and the occasional salmon. The Tyne is a quiet and secluded river close to Edinburgh. Chris Thomas will guide you and provide you with lunch. To be taken mid-May to mid-June 2019 to get the best of the fishing and the weather. All catch & release.
Two days’ guided fishing for 2 rods on Loughs Corrib, Mask or Carra plus 2 nights’ B&B, packed lunch and equipment with top Irish boatman, Larry McCarthy and his full-time guides (the guiding will be divided amongst this team). The winning bidder will be able to enjoy some amazing fishing with very experienced guides and accommodation at Larry McCarthy’s famous Lodge. 2019 season by arrangement. Early booking advised.
Two days for 2 rods guided fishing on the River Clare, Co. Galway. Salmon fishing on the main river or trout fishing on the smaller streams (for some very big trout!). Dates by arrangement June, July or August 2019.
One day for 2 rods fishing for wild trout on the River Quiggery in Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The river was used for the recent Commonwealth Fly Fishing Championships and has a good early season hatch of March Browns and Large Dark Olives. Great dry-fly sport can be enjoyed through to the end of May. Includes full board accommodation (lunch, dinner and breakfast) for one night in two king-size rooms with private bathrooms. 2019 season.
One night’s sea trout fishing for 2 rods on the River Vartry, Co. Wicklow – one of the very best but little-known sea trout rivers in Ireland, less than an hour from Dublin airport. Includes a guide from the Club and one night’s B&B (twin room). Further nights of fishing/accommodation can be arranged by the Club at additional cost. Date by arrangement, July-Oct 2019.