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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

  • HILL LOCHS FISHING WELL

    After the very cold start April gave us to the season,things have certainly improved at the lochs.Since  the beginning of May the air and water temperatures have risen significantly and the fish ...

    by Guest
    Sunday, 20 May 2018
  • Steady At The Dam

    Water levels continue to drop but our Dam beat can still produce a fish: Kenny Horne was the successful angler today with a fish of 8lbs caught on the fly early morning on Pitlochry bank. The forecast ...

    by Guest
    Friday, 18 May 2018
  • Dam Success

    The river continues to drop back but with no shortage of fish about prospects looked good this morning. Curtis Brunker was able to capitalise catching a superb sea-liced fish of 21lbs on the spinner f ...

    by Guest
    Thursday, 17 May 2018
  • Dam Salmon

    Warm and sunny on the river today – not ideal fishing conditions – but with good numbers of fish about at the moment there was room for optimism and the day ended with one fish caught: Iain McLaren wa ...

    by Guest
    Wednesday, 16 May 2018
  • Excellent Start To The Week

    The river continues to settle back but remains at a good height and with three fish caught so far it's been an excellent start to the week: James Lapsley was the successful angler yesterday with a fis ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 15 May 2018
  • Dam Fishing Well

    It was quiet at the Dam this morning but things really picked up in the afternoon and with two fish caught it was another good day of fishing: Malcolm Fyfe got things going with a sea-liced fish of 9l ...

    by Guest
    Wednesday, 09 May 2018
  • Fishing Well

    Very nice conditions this morning and with three fish caught it was an excellent start to the week: James Lapsley was quickly into the action with fish at 14 and 23lbs caught on the spinner first thin ...

    by Guest
    Monday, 07 May 2018
  • Good End To The Week

    With the river at a nice height and good numbers of fish showing it was frustrating for the day rods that none were willing to take. In the evening, though, Martin Wilson managed to tempt one, landing ...

    by Guest
    Saturday, 05 May 2018
  • Dam Success

    Peter Fitzpatrick got the day off to a great start with a fish of 12lbs caught on the fly from Port-na-Craig bank first thing this morning and with the river at a good height and lots of fish showing ...

    by Guest
    Friday, 04 May 2018
  • PAC Beats Fishing Well

    With the river dropping back to a good height conditions looked close to ideal at the Dam this morning – hopes were high. By mid morning, with no fish caught, that initial optimism was starting to dis ...

    by Guest
    Thursday, 03 May 2018
  • PAC Beats Fishing Well

    Cold again first thing this morning but it soon warmed up and it wasn’t long until conditions were close to ideal – light winds, broken sunshine and plenty of fish showing throughout the beat. Dave St ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 01 May 2018
  • Steady Start To The Week

    It was a cold start this morning but with the river at a good height prospects looked good. The only fish of the day was caught by James Lapsley who landed a fish of 14lbs on the spinner from Pitlochr ...

    by Guest
    Monday, 30 April 2018
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