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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Blogs fom Highland Perthshire

  • Excellent End To The Week

    The river dropped a few inches overnight and anglers had to contend with a cold upstream wind ... but it didn’t seem to put the fish off and with three caught in was an excellent end to the week: Roge ...

    by Guest
    Saturday, 13 April 2019
  • Fishing Well

    Not too many fish showing at the Dam today but they are there: Jim Lapsley caught a fish of 16lber on the spinner on Pitlochry bank first thing this morning; and Ally Gowans was successful later in th ...

    by Guest
    Friday, 12 April 2019
  • Sawmill and Dam Success

    The settled condition continue on the Tummel and the good fishing continues also: Kenny Horne has been the man on form with a fish yesterday evening on Sawmill of 18 lbs and a fish today of 9lbs on Pi ...

    by Guest
    Thursday, 11 April 2019
  • Dam Double

    It was a bit cooler out today but with the river settled and two fish caught it was another good day on our Dam beat. Billy Reid was the successful angler with fish of 18 and 10lbs, both fresh and bot ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 09 April 2019
  • Good Start To The Week

    The river dropped back quite a bit over the weekend but conditions were still good this morning and with a fish caught it was a good start to the week. Michael Mason, a first time visitor to the Tumme ...

    by Guest
    Monday, 08 April 2019
  • Good day below the Dam

    Ally Gowans and Neil Tong were our succesful anglers yesterday below the Dam (Portnacraig Pitlochry beat), with three salmon caught, all from Port na Craig bank - two (8 lb and 12 lb) on fly in the mo ...

    by Guest
    Sunday, 07 April 2019
  • Portnacraig Pitlochry continues to fish well

    Our great run on Portnacraig Pitlochry beat continued yesterday with two salmon today, both on fly. The first was a nice salmon of about 16lb caught in the morning on the Pitlochry bank by club member ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 02 April 2019
  • Salmon every day this week on Portnacraig Pitlochry Beat

    Martin Timmins 30-3-19Yesterday (Saturday) morning club member Martin Timmins caught a nice salmon of 7lb off the Port na Craig bank of Portnacraig Pitlochry beat on spinner and lost another on fly. T ...

    by Guest
    Sunday, 31 March 2019
  • Jim successful on his first day out on the Tummel this season

    Quiet yesterday (Friday) morning but Jim Fisher caught an 8 pounder on Pitlochry Bank in afternoon and hooked and lost another shortly after. This was Jim’s first day out on the Tummel this season and ...

    by Guest
    Saturday, 30 March 2019
  • Dam Success

    The river continues to drop back slowly and once again conditions looked excellent this morning. As it turned out only one fish was caught: following on from yesterday it was another outstanding fish ...

    by Guest
    Thursday, 28 March 2019
  • Dam And Sawmill Fishing Well

    The settled fishing conditions continue - and it was another good day on PAC beats: Martin Wilson got things going with an outstanding fish of 23lbs caught on the fly on Port-na-Craig bank this mornin ...

    by Guest
    Wednesday, 27 March 2019
  • First Tummel Fish

    Overnight the river dropped back further and again prospects looked good this morning. Desmond Dugan was the angler on form today - landing a superb fish of 15lbs on the fly on Pitlochry bank this mor ...

    by Guest
    Tuesday, 26 March 2019
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