FAQs

"Do you offer Gift Vouchers?"

Yes, Gift Vouchers are a great idea for making sure that your gift is just what your favourite angler wants / when you are not sure what to buy. The recipient of your gift voucher can shop for the specific items they require.
Gift Vouchers are available instore, you can purchase £5.00, £10.00 and £20.00 vouchers

"Which payment methods do you accept?"

We accept all major credit and debit cards instore plus Apple pay,
Our Website accepts payments via PayPal

"I am going to be spending a holiday in Scotland, what sort of fishing is available?"

Fishing in the west of Scotland has a great deal to offer the Angler For Sea, Fly or Coarse Fishing.

Sea Fishing

Fishing from a Boat or Beach casting, Bait Fishing, Spinning or Float Fishing.
There are miles of stunning coastline from Dumfries in the South West to Applecross in the north west, and beyond.
Some impressive Deep Water Sea Lochs in the Highlands.
Furthermore there are stunning Beaches and Rock marks to explore on the mainland as well as the Islands.

Trout Fishing

There are many Trout Fisheries, rivers and Lochs, throughout Scotland.
Most Fisheries require you to have a Day or Season Permit.
Customers can purchase Some Permits for local waters from our shop.

Salmon and Sea Trout Fishing

Scotland has an excellent reputaion for World Class Salmon and Sea Trout fishing, in some of the most stunning locations.
The smaller rivers and Lochs offer tranquility in particular as well as superb Fishing.
In addition there are also the four main Salmon rivers in Scotland, they are the Tweed,Dee, Spey and Tay.
Open Seasons can vary slightly from place to place as can the prices and of course the rules and regulations.
Anglers can source Information on venues in particular from Dedicated Salmon Fishing info sites, such websites are excellent, offering information on specific locations, river levels, catch reports and Booking information.

Coarse Fishing

There many Lochs, Rivers, resevoirs and Fisheries, depending on what your quarry is.
There are a number of Fisheries around Scotland with waters holding many species of coarse fish as well as dedicated Trout ponds.
Most Fisheries have websites which give detailed information of the species and types of fishing prmitted.
If you are new to Fishing of any type there are lots of places where you can get specifically detailed information, one of which is ‘Fishpal‘ which is a very comprehensive website covering many aspects of fishing related subjects.

 

NOTE

There is no statutory closed season for coarse fishing in Scotland.
However in contrast some Trout and Salmon fishing Clubs and Associations will have a closed Season period.

In conclusion, wherever you choose to go fishing always check you have the correct permit.

"I am new to Sea fishing, what sorts of fish could I catch and what baits will i need ?"

The answer to your question is quite lengthy, a wide range of fish species inhabit the coastal waters around Scotland, depending if you are shore fishing or fishing from a boat offshore or fishing in one of the many Sea Lochs. 
If you are visiting our shop the staff will be able to give you information on Species, Venues, etc.
 We sell a wide range of fishing baits in our shop and will be happy to help you chose your baits to best suit the areas you intend to fish.



 

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Scotland.
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Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday: Closed

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