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Welcome to Highland Perthshire

A warm welcome to Highland Perthshire - an area famed for dramatic mountains, glens and lochs, ancient castles and unspoilt nature; for golf, fishing, walking and adventure; for distinctive cultural venues and exciting events.
 
Located at the geographical heart of Scotland, within easy reach of busy cities like Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness, Highland Perthshire is at the heart of Perthshire Big Tree Country and boasts some of Europe’s most remarkable woodlands – all easily accessible on dozens of waymarked paths and trails.
 
Our main towns and villages of Pitlochry, Aberfeldy, Dunkeld & Birnam, Blair Atholl and Kinloch Rannoch are all within short drives of each other - while you can go from the auditorium of one of Scotland's major theatres to the lower slopes of one of Scotland's highest mountains in under an hour, taking a journey that passes through some of the Highlands' most breathtaking scenery.

With a fantastic range of accommodation of all types, delightful places to experience local food and drink, and ample opportunities for distinctive retail therapy, Highland Perthshire is where you’ll find everything that makes Scotland special. 
 

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Why not "Take Five" here in Highland Perthshire and discover our amazing natural environment, wildlife, adventures and much much more. Just click on the image on the left to download a copy of our "Take Five" guide, packed full of great ideas.
 
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Highland Perthshire businesses star in VisitScotland advert

Highland Perthshire features strongly in the latest VisitScotland "Year of Food and Drink" advert. Enjoy!

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Blogs fom Highland Perthshire

  • OPENING DAY SPRINGER ON PORTNACRAIG PITLOCHRY BEAT

    Today was the opening of the Tay salmon season. River conditions were excellent and several members were out on Portnacraig Pitlochry and the Sawmilll to either fish or chat with those who were. ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019
  • Visitors Permits for Pitlochry Dam salmon fishing 2019 are now available online.

    Permits went on sale this morning. Good luck with booking! Tight lines on the river! ...

    by Guest
    Wednesday, 09 January 2019
  • River Tummel 2019 annual permits available online

    Trout and grayling annual permits 15 March 2019 to 14 March 2020 are now available online. The perfect Christmas gift for that fisherman in your life! ...

    by Guest
    Wednesday, 28 November 2018
  • Fly tying time of year again!

    Our friendly fortnightly fly tying evenings start shortly. These evenings are open to all anglers/fly tiers, not just Club members. Evenings are informal and members are happy to teach anyone who want ...

    by Guest
    Saturday, 27 October 2018
  • Last Of The Season

    John Dargie caught our last fish of the season on Thursday - a 10lber on the fly from our Sawmill beat on the fly - a nice way to round off what has been a challenging year. John Dargie with the ...

    by Guest
    Monday, 15 October 2018
  • Dam Salmon

    Not many anglers out at the moment but Jock Stewart showed it's still worth a go landing a 6lb salmon on the fly on Pitlochry bank this afternoon.The river remains at a good height and with good numbe ...

    by Guest
    Saturday, 29 September 2018
  • RECENT SNFFL COMPETITIONS ON THE RIVER TUMMEL

    Two SNFFL competitions took place recently on our Pitlochry to Ballinluig stretch of the River Tummel – full details are on http://www.sana.org.uk/snffl.html. The competition on 2 September was their ...

    by Guest
    Monday, 24 September 2018
  • Hill Lochs Continue To Fish Well

    As the weather has settled down to more like what we come to expect in the hills for this time of year, rather than the roasting we all endured earlier in the season,I am pleased to report that both l ...

    by Guest
    Monday, 03 September 2018
  • Loch Bhac - September update

    The recent return to cooler (more normal) weather has resulted in improved fishing at Loch Bhac. Fish are free-rising and well dispersed around the loch and with a September stocking planned, prospect ...

    by Guest
    Sunday, 02 September 2018
  • Sawmill Sea Trout

    Not many anglers out at the moment and it has been quiet since last week’s rise in water levels. Andrew Khakoo was successful this morning, though, with a sea trout of 1lb caught in Sawmill. Still wor ...

    by Guest
    Thursday, 30 August 2018
  • Dam Fishing Well

    The rise in river level really seems to have livened things up at the Dam: Jim Fisher caught two fish on Pitlochry bank this evening at 9 and 10lbs, both on the fly. It'll be interesting to see what t ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 21 August 2018
  • Dam Salmon

    Not many anglers out at the moment but with a rise in water levels yesterday conditions looked more promising. Martin Wilson took advantage and was rewarded with a fish of 7lbs caught on the fly from ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 21 August 2018
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