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The Club keep a record of all permits and the returns received are checked against the permits issued each week. The records show that a significant number of permit holders are not submitting returns timeously or worse, they are not sending in returns at all. It is a condition that you...

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A few grilse moving through our Sawmill beat today: Martin Timmins was in the right place to intercept a couple of them this morning – sea-liced fish of 3lbs and 5lbs caught on the fly. Another two were lost – good going.One of two grilse for Martin Timmins on Sawmill this...

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Not many anglers out on our Ruan Ruarie beat at the moment but with plenty of fish moving through it’s well worth a go. Dave Wilson showed what can be done with two good fish at 9lbs and 7lbs on the spinner yesterday. ...

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The river remains at a good height and still plenty of fish about on our Dam beat. Derek Hutchison Snr managed to catch one this morning – a lively grilse of 3lbs on the fly from Port-na-Craig bank – nicely done. Great to see the Dam fishing well at this time...

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Conditions looked good again this morning and with three caught it was an excellent end to the week: Gary Waugh was first into action with a fish of 3 lbs on the fly and one of 6lbs on the spinner – both from Port-na-Craig bank this morning; and in the evening...

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River levels have held up well over the last week or so and there are still good numbers of fish about on our Port-na-Craig beat. Martin Wilson managed to intercept one of them last night landing a nice fish of 15lbs on the fly from Pitlochry bank. More to come this...

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The river remains at an excellent height and the good fishing continues: visiting angler Roberto Fraga fished the afternoon on Port-na-Craig bank and had a day to remember with fish of 10, 12 and 13lbs all on the fly with another one lost. Great to see lots of quality fish about.One...

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With the river having settled back to an ideal height prospects looked good this morning. As it turned out three were caught over the day and it was an excellent start to the week: Martin Wilson was the successful angler with fish of 16 and 14lbs on the fly from Port-na-Craig...
Boats are available for booking but due to Covid19 guidelines they are only available for two days per week on each loch. Kinardochy boats are available on Wednesdays and Saturdays and Bhac boats are available on Thursdays and Sundays. All of our other visitors permits are available as usual, bank rods...

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Conditions were excellent on the river today with the water at a favourable height and good numbers of fish showing on the beat. Paul Carter took advantage of the situation with an early morning fish on the fly from Port-na-Craig bank. Not a bad way to round off the week. Paul Carter...

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The river is at a good height at the moment and it seems to have brought in a few fish: Martin Wilson caught a nice salmon of 13lbs on the fly this evening on Port-na-Craig bank. With a few anglers out tomorrow there could be a few more ot come this...

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Following Nicola Sturgeon's welcome announcement of further relaxation of the Covid19 restrictions from July 3rd we are delighted to be able to open our waters to visitors again provided that they comply with our Covid19 Rules. The rules contain a list of fishing that's available to visitors, including our beats at...

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Not too many sea trout reported at the Dam but Bob Crowther managed to land one of 2lb on the fly on Pitlochry bank last night. The Dam is now dropping back to an excellent height - could be a few fish to come this week. ...

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Assuming confirmation from Scottish Government on relaxing the five mile travel rule later this week, it is the Club’s intention to welcome back anglers (members and visitors alike) living out with the Pitlochry catchment to fish from Friday 03 July. We also hope to have some boat days available on our...

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The river was at a great height this morning and it seems to have encouraged a few fresh fish into our waters. Martin Timmins reported a lively spell in Sawmill with lots of fish showing and was lucky enough to intercept one – a fresh 8lber caught on the fly. The...

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Another lift of water overnight - and it seemed to bring a few fresh salmon with it. Tony Brown ventured out for a cast and was successful on Pitlochry bank this morning with a fish of 9lb caught on the fly. With the river at a good height prospects should be...

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It’s been quiet on out beats for the last few days but the recent lift in water seems to have livened things up a bit. Martin Timmins was in the right place to take advantage with a 17 lb sea-liced fish caught on the fly in Sawmill yesterday. There seems to...

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The river was up today but it wasn't too long before it coloured up with the rain having come after a prolonged dry spell. Martin Wilson was in the right place to take advantage of the conditions early on, though, with a nice fish of 9lbs and another lost on the ...

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The river has had a quieter feel to it over the last few days but Massimo Castelvecchi managed to strike silver this evening with a superb fish of 10lbs on the fly from Pitlochry bank - good to see some determination and perseverance paying off. Still fish to be had for...

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The Dam had a quieter feel today but the evening session came alive with the biggest fish of the season so far: Lukasz Cwik caught a 23lber on the spinner on Port-na-Craig bank this evening - well done. It put up quite a fight by all accounts - you never know...

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The river is close to summer low levels but with fish about the Dam continues to do well: Iain McLaren continued his excellent run of form with a fish of 10lbs on the fly from Pitlochry bank this morning; Martin Wilson followed up in the evening with a nice fish on...

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Settled conditions this morning and a few fish about by all accounts. Stephen McLaren was able to take advantage with a fresh fish of 8lbs landed on the spinner from Pitlochry bank this morning. Should be a few more to come this week.Stephen McLaren with 8lber on PItlochry bank this morning...

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With strong winds and generally unsettled conditions prospects didn't look too promising today but catches held up well: Duncan Webster was first into action with a fish of 10lbs on the fly from Pitlochry bank this afternoon; and Martin Wilson managed to winkle another one out this evening - a nice...

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Today's count was 948, which compares favourably with last years figure on June 7 that was 695....

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The heavy rain on Tuesday evening didn’t have the desired effect – the river remains at summer levels – but despite this PAC waters continue to fish well: Dave Stewart was first into action with a sea-liced fish of 12lbs caught on the fly from Pitlochry bank this morning; and not...

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It was a quieter day at the Dam but the Sawmill still managed to produce a fish: Martin Timmins had another good morning with a fresh fish of 14lbs caught on the fly and another one lost. Good numbers of fish were seen moving through the beat so room for optimism...

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Our Beatbooker booking system will be unavailable on Thursday 11 June due to essential maintenance. Very sorry for any inconvenience caused....

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This morning the counter at the Visitor Centre showed that 834 salmon had ascended, the figure for the same date last year was 637, so far so good!Only one rod fishing today!...

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With hot and sunny weather and the river at summer levels it didn’t look too promising today – and certainly hard to follow on from the success of last week. As it turned out it was another exceptional day on the river: Iain McLaren was in action again and had another...

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Conditions weren’t the best for fishing today with bright sunshine and an awkward breeze for most of the day but still plenty of fish about: Dave Stewart managed to follow on from his success of yesterday with a fish of 8lbs on the fly from Pitlochry bank this morning; likewise Jim...

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After almost 10 weeks in lockdown there was some excitement about getting back out for a first cast today – and the big question was how well would the river fish after such a long rest period? The circumstances were unique and the general fishing conditions looked favourable – a falling...
IMPORTANTNo visitor day permits are available meantime. Fishing is allowed on some of our waters but only for members who currently reside within our Club membership area which is Postcode areas PH9, PH16, PH17, PH18 and PH10 (as far east as Kirkmichael).Unfortunately, if you are not currently living within the area...

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IMPORTANT! - Changes Covid-19 restrictions to allow fishing will probably require us to keep all of our waters closed to visitors and others who live outwith the immediate area. If you have fishing booked with us and do not live near to Pitlochry please note that your booking is likely to...

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A good number of fish have ascended during the past week, the total on the counter this morning at around 10:30 am read 659, last year on 26 May the counter read 618 so for the first time I'm able to report that this year's count is slightly higher than last...

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The counter showed 315 salmon having ascended at 15:30 today. Comparable number for last year on 19 May was 449 fish so this year's figure is creeping up and that's quite a jump from last Monday's tally of 181.Loch Faskally...

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So the last few days of warm weather and low water really did encourage a few more salmon to ascend the ladder, this morning's count is 181. Nothing showing during my visit below the Dam, may a bit too sunny and cold?Last year's count on May 9 was 304 fish.Port-na-Craig from...

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Last years figures for May 4 LADDER COUNT 298Water temp 10.2C (50.4F) Saturday 4/5/19 2125 BSTToday May 5 2020 at about 10:00 there were 64 salmon counted....

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R Tummel below Pitlochry Dam this morning. No change in the salmon count since Saturday still 61 fish ascended. An odd fish showing in the pools mostly they appear to be quite small.Port-na-Craig from the footbridge...

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Pitlochry Dam 2 May 2020Looking lovely this morning, fish counter reading 61 salmon....

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Thankfully I can still ride a bike and this morning I visited the river below the dam, it was lovely but low and very clear. Then I went round to see the fish counter at the SSE Visitor Centre and it had registered 12 salmon. Pity we can't go fishing!...
Dear Members and Visitors,We have concluded our review of the process for refunding the fishing permits purchased from Pitlochry Angling club for the 2020 season.We apologise sincerely that we are not able to honour your booking\s and that it has taken us some time to respond to your concerns about refunds,...
Boris Johnston's announcement of a "lockdown" this evening caused us to disable booking for our waters in accordance with the Government's "Stay at Home" policy, until further notice (at least until the Governments review around April 14). We are very sorry to have to do this and will keep matters under...
Having assessed the current situation, to minimise risk to all the Club has decided meantime not to put the boats on Loch Bhac or Loch Kinardochy. We are very sorry to have to adopt these measures in the interests of your safety and hope that everyone stays safe and that the...

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After a couple of weeks of high water it was good to see the river drop back to a promising height this week and it is perhaps no surprise that the first fish of the season was landed today. Steve Watt was the successful angler catching a very lively fish of...
In a departure from our usual Open Night, PAC have hired the main hall in the Birnam Arts Institute to show a Norwegian film titled The Salmon Story. This is a visually stunning and entertaining feature length film about the challenges facing wild Atlantic salmon in Norway. Many of these challenges...

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Another season got underway on the Tummel today and as always hopes were high.  Conditions were favourable this morning with the winds having eased overnight and the river sitting at a good height. We had a reasonably good turnout with a few hardy members wetting a line and others dropping by...

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Thankfully September proved to be more suitable for fishing than kite flying and checking out if your waterproofs still were.It also showed considerably more anglers on the lochs than previous month which was good to see.Some very good catches were reported on both waters with once again traditional wets on Kinardochy...

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Liam Mullen followed up on his success earlier in the season with a grilse of 4lbs caught on the spinner from our Ruan Ruarie beat yesterday - nicely done. It was almost two - with another fish was lost at the bank. Seems to be good numbers of fish in the...

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Our Ruan Ruarie beat is looking good at the moment and Sean Dugan was able to take advantage yesterday with a fish of 9lb on the spinner from Bridge Pool. From now to the end of the season is prime time on this beat - well worth a go....

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Once again 'sods law' prevailed and after getting away with the worst of heavy rain and blustery winds in July  we certainly did not get away with it during August.This was reflected by reduced numbers of anglers fishing our lochs throughout the month.Both lochs continued to fish well and some good...

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There seems to be a few grilse about at the moment and Sean Dugan was lucky enough to intercept one today - a fish of 3lbs caught on the spinner in Sawmill this afternoon. The river should drop back further this week - could be more to come this week....

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The river is sitting at a good height at the moment and it seems to have encouraged a few fish into the beat. Massimo Castelvecchi was in the right place to take advantage with a fish of 12lbs caught on the fly yesterday evening on Pitlochry bank. Could be more this...

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Not a bad end to the week with a fresh fish of 12lbs caught on the fly by Paul Carter this evening on Port-na-Craig bank. The river should settle back further over the weekend and next week looks promising.Just about there - Paul Carter with a 12lber on Port-na-Craig bank this evening...

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The river has dropped back to a good height after the rise earlier this week and conditions looked good this morning. Alex Johns was able to take advantage with a nice grilse of 5lbs caught on the fly on Pitlochry bank this morning. Not many anglers out at the moment but...

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Some excellent sport was once more reported from our hill lochs by club members and visitors who fished throughout the month.The fishing Gods certainly seemed to be on our side and we were spared the thunderstorms and torrential rain that many places not too far from the lochs endured.At Bhac nymphs,buzzers...

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Not too many anglers out at the moment but Sean Dugan showed it's still worth a go with a nice grilse of 4lbs caught on the spinner last night on Sawmill - it can be done. With good numbers going through the ladder at the moment it's definitely worth a cast....

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Anglers and others on Scottish rivers are being asked to watch out for and report Pacific pink salmon which are now turning up in our rivers the summers of odd numbered years – a lot were reported in Scottish rivers 2017, including a dead one picked up just below Pitlochry Dam...
Many anglers who fished Portnacraig Pitlochry Beat in the 1970s through to the early 1990s period have very fond memories of Joe Russo, Forfar’s highly sociable and entertaining Scots Italian ice cream man, who was a regular. Joe fished all methods with great success and many will remember the plugs he...

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Not many anglers out at the moment but Jim Lapsley showed it's still worth a go with a 7lb fish on the spinner from Pitlochry bank last night. Still good numbers of fish showing on the beat - worth a go.A 7lber at the Dam for Jim Lapsley last night...

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It's been quiet on PAC waters for the last couple of weeks but this may reflect a lack of anglers as much as a lack of salmon. Sean Dugan wasn't put off and was rewarded with a nice fish of 12lbs on the spinner on Sawmill last Friday - it can...

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Once more both Bhac and Kinardochy have fished really well with some good catches recorded.Anglers on Kinardochy were seeing some good evening rises with buzzers,black pennel andkate maclaren proving to be attracting interest.On Bhac some excellent sport has been reported nymphs,dries and buzzers all doing well.Long range weather forecast for this...

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Conditions looked excellent at the Dam this morning with the river sitting at a good height. One fish was caught for the day – Derek Hutchison catching a fish of 5lbs on the spinner from Port-na-Craig bank in the morning. Looking good for tomorrow....

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It's been quiet at the Dam for the last few days but Ruan Ruarie is now beginning to produce a few fish:  Stephen McLaren landed his first ever salmon yesterday - a 10lber on the spinner - well done - and hopefully not too long before you get your next one! ...
Important news item taken from the Fisheries Management Scotland website http://fms.scot/reports-of-disease-in-wild-atlantic-salmon/There are reports of small numbers of fish exhibiting signs of bleeding and/or ulceration being caught in Norway, Ireland and Scotland. These symptoms have been reported as being mainly along the area on the belly of the fish between the head and...

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With the river at a good height and good numbers of fish showing prospects looked excellent at the Dam this morning. Nigel Oldroyd was able to take advantage - landing a superb fish of 12lbs on the spinner from Port-na-Craig bank this morning. This was Nigel’s first salmon and it’s fair...

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We had another first fish this week – this time it was Liam Mullen, one of junior members, who landed a salmon of 9lb on the spinner from our Ruan Ruarie beat yesterday (Friday). It was also our first fish of the season from our Ruan Ruarie beat. Well done Liam...

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One late return from Wednesday - Kevin McIndoe landed a fish of 11lbs on the spinner in the afternoon from Pitlochry bank. Today conditions looked excellent with good numbers of fish showing - at least two were hooked but none successfully landed, unfortunately. Looking good for tomorrow....

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Following on from last month both lochs fished excellently according to feedback from anglers.The Bhac rainbows have been much admired for their superb condition and fighting qualities with buzzers,nymphs and damsels seeming to prove effective.At Kinardochy some good rises of brownies have been reported when conditions are right.Best results have been...

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The water has dropped away quickly after the rise at the weekend but was still at a good height this morning – prospects looked excellent. As it turned out only one fish was caught but it was a red letter day for Ann Hunter who managed to catch her first ever...

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With a rise of water over the weekend there was room for optimism this morning. Jim Lapsley was able to take advantage with a fish of 10lbs caught on the spinner first thing this morning from Pitlochry bank. Despite good numbers of fish showing throughout the beat this turned out to...
The Freshwater Fisheries Laboratory, Pitlochry has organised a family Open Day on Saturday 15th June 2019 at the Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry. Doors open at 10am and there will be lots to see and do - full details and the programme for the day are on the web at https://www2.gov.scot/Topics/marine/science/FaskallySome pictures taken...

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With good cloud cover it looked a bit more promising today but the only fish of the day came early - Jim Lapsley landed a fresh fish of 12 lbs on the spinner from Pitlochry bank first thing this morning. Quite a few fresh fish were showing throughout the day so...

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Another warm day with unbroken sunshine – not the best conditions for fishing. The fish are there, though, and Jim Fisher was able tempt one – an 8lber caught on the fly on Pitlochry bank this morning. Great to see the Dam continuing to produce in these conditions. Let’s see what...

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It was another hot and sunny day at the Dam – not the most promising conditions. Kevin Williams managed to find a fish first thing this morning, though, - a 9lber caught on the spinner from Port-na-Craig bank. Even with difficult conditions it’s worth persevering. ...

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Still good numbers of fish showing at the Dam but only one caught today: Steve Watt was the successful angler with a fish of 8lbs caught on Pitlochry bank his morning. Looks like the temperature is on the way up over the next few days – perseverance could be the key...

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The temperature was up today but with continuing low water it was another challenging day for fishers at the Dam. Stuart Humphreys persevered, though, and was rewarded with a nice fish of 14lbs on the spinner from Pitlochry bank this morning and in the evening Les Dargie had a fish of...

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Pleasant fishing conditions at the Dam today and with three fish caught the fishing wasn’t too bad either: Steve Watt landed two fish in quick succession - both 12lbs – on the spinner on Pitlochry bank this morning; and Iain McLaren then caught a fish of 9lbs on the fly –...

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The low water doesn't make things easy at Sawmill but Paul Carter was able to fond a fish this evening - a fresh fish of 10lbs caught on the fly - still worth a go down there.Paul Carter landed this fish of 10lbs in Sawmill this evening...

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Conditions remained favourable today – albeit at a temperature a few degrees lower – and with two fish caught it was another excellent day at the Dam: Peter Fitzpatrick was the successful angler rounding off a productive visit with another two fish – this time a 12lber caught on the spinner...

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With nothing caught at lunchtime and the beat generally quiet it wasn’t looking too promising for the afternoon. Jim Fisher managed to find a fish, though, - a 12lber caught on the fly from Port-na-Craig bank – it’s worth persevering!Jim Fisher was successful today - a 12lber from Port-na-Craig bank this...

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After the very cold easterly winds which persisted in the hills for the first week or so of the new season the fishing certainly picked up for the second half of April.Some excellent catches have been reported from Bhac with anglers finding small black lures doing well.At Kinardochy the brown trout...

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It was quieter at the Dam today but Alun Williams still managed to find a fish – an 8lber caught this morning on Pitlochry bank. Perseverance seems to be the key at the moment – the fish are there!...

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Pleasant fishing conditions again at the Dam today – and two fish caught: Gary Waugh had a fish of 7lbs on the fly first thing on Port-na-Craig bank; and Gordon Phillips landed a superb fish of 20lbs on the spinner on Pitlochry bank not long after. Despite the low water there...

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Despite the low water the Dam continues to fish well and with one fish caught it was a steady start to the week: Peter Fitzpatrick was the successful angler with a fish of 12lbs caught on the fly on Pitlochry bank this afternoon. With settled weather forecast prospects look good for...

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With good cloud cover and occasional showers conditions were generally favourable today and with two fish caught it was an excellent end to the week: Jesus Ugarte Fernandez landed a good fish of 9lbs on Port-na-Craig bank mid-morning on the fly; and Carlos Garza Fernandez caught a fish of 12lbs on...

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The low water levels continue at the Dam ... but with fish about and two caught it continues to fish well: Iain McLaren was first into action with a 9lber on the fly from Pitlochry bank this morning; and Richard Davidson followed with an 8lber on the spinner just before changeover...

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Low water continues at the Dam but with fresh fish coming into the beat there’s always a chance. Alun Williams was in the right place this morning landing a sea-liced fish of 7lbs on the spinner from Pitlochry bank. Hopefully there will be a few more to come this week. Alun...

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Low water, bright and sunny - not the best conditions for salmon fishing. Steve Watt managed to find a fish, though, - a 7lber on the spinner from Pitlochry bank early this morning. Challenging conditions for the weekend.Steve Watt landed a 7lber on Pitlochry bank this morning...

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Low water and a cold upstream wind again today but with good numbers of fish about it was another excellent day at the Dam: Martin Wilson had an early fish of 11lbs on the fly on Pitlochry bank; not long after Andy Tuten landed a fish of 11lbs on the spinner...

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The river dropped back further over the weekend and with a cold upstream wind it was a challenging day for our anglers. With three fish caught, though, it was an excellent start to the week: Steve Watt got things going with a fish of 9lbs on the fly from Pitlochry bank...

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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: Roger Collins was first into action with a fish of 8lbs caught...

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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 the morning with a fish of 8lbs caught on the fly from Port-na-Craig bank....

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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 Pitlochry bank at the Dam- both were fresh and both were caught on...

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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 both caught on the spinner on Pitlochry bank this morning. It...

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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 Tummel, was the successful angler landing a fish of 11lbs on the fly...

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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 morning by Ally Gowans, and one (7 lb) on floating Devon in the early...
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 Saul Mackay. It had been in some time and marks in its mouth showed that...
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. This made 7 salmon for the week on the beat, with salmon caught every day. Our total for the...
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 he was delighted to be up and running.Jim Fisher and 8-lber...

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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 - this time Jim Lapsley was the successful angler with a 20lber caught on the spinner on Pitlochry...