All Comments and Fishing Reports

Below you can find all comments and fishing reports left on the site (most recent first).

  • General Comments   2 weeks 3 days ago

    Have you never heard of the sport of 'swim trolling' ;-)

    Seriously - I'll get back to you as soon as I hear back.

    thanks
    adam.

  • General Comments   2 weeks 3 days ago

    Ah I see, may be troublesome trying to troll without a boat! I'll check in with Ledmore then.

    Thanks for your reply
    Graeme

  • General Comments   2 weeks 3 days ago

    Hi Graeme

    I think AAG no longer have a boat on Veyatie but will confirm with them and report back.

    It looks like Ledmore do have a boat: https://www.ledmoreestate.com/fishing

    Ideally we should add Ledmore fishing to this site (along with a general overhaul) - if we could get the resources to do it!

    Thanks
    Adam Brown
    (Substance)

  • General Comments   2 weeks 3 days ago

    Hi

    I was hoping someone could help me find out of trolling on Veyatie is allowed. It seems to be taken off the current rules for the AAC(I have what must be an out of date leaflet stating it is ok in the house). Do Ledmore Estate allow this on their boats can anyone tell me?

    Many Thanks
    Graeme

  • Loch Veyatie   3 weeks 6 days ago

    Was wondering if someone could clarify whether trolling is allowed on Veyatie now? I was under the impression that it was ok to troll for ferox in Veyatie, Cam, Assynt and Beannach, but after looking up the rules on the new AAG website, there was no mention of Veyatie. If this is the case with an AAG permit, is it still ok from a Ledmore boat?

    Many Thanks
    Graeme

  • General Comments   5 weeks 4 days ago

    The Assynt Angling Group has a new website: www.assyntangling.com

    This has details of their fishing, permits and boats.

    You can also get details of their lochs on this website by going to...

    http://www.assyntanglinginfo.org.uk/?q=location/views

    ...and using the filter to select Assynt Angling Group.

    We have updated the links to their website but if you find any that are still broken, let us know.
    Thanks
    Adam

  • General Comments   5 weeks 5 days ago

    All sea anglers are encouraged to record their catches for the Sea Angling Diary project . You get a free app, waterproof phone case and catch recording kit including Fish ID guide! Your information about what you catch will help demonstrate the impact and value of sea angling.

    The project is run by Substance (www.substance.net) who manage this website and have delivered lots of research on angling.

  • Leave Your Comments   8 weeks 12 hours ago

    Hi Adam. The new website is up and running and this contains up to date information on permit prices, vendors, boat bookings etc. Can you update the link to the site please - assyntangling.com. Thanks. RM.

  • General Comments   16 weeks 4 days ago

    Dubh loch mor and dubh loch beag are included in the east zone permit. Spinning and trolling is permitted on lochs assynt, cam and beannach. Spinning is permitted on a 4 mile stretch of loch assynt from ardveck castle westwards. Float tubes are permitted except on loch awe and glen loch. The AAG website is not retrievable but a new domain should be up and running before the start of the season. Permit prices unchanged for 2021- £7.50 day / £40 week (weekly covers all 3 zones). Boat bookings through mackays hardware in lochinver (01571844442-advance bookings will be taken from March 15th. Advance bookings for Sunday to Thursday only. Friday and Saturday can be booked day before.

  • General Comments   16 weeks 5 days ago

    Dubh loch mor and dubh loch beag are included in the east zone permit. Spinning/ trolling is okay from boats on lochs assynt, beannach and Cam. Spinning from the bank is permitted on a 4 mile section of assynt, from ardveck castle westwards. Float tubes are permitted except on loch awe and glen loch. There is no bait fishing anywhere. No coarse fish are present. The assynt angling group website is not recoverable but a new website will be launched prior to the start of the season. Permit prices unchanged for 2021- £7.50 per day / £40 week (roving, covers all 3 zones). Boat bookings via mackays hardware in lochinver (01571844442- advance bookings will be taken from 15th March).

  • General Comments   17 weeks 18 hours ago

    Hi
    Not many - the two you have identified and you can spin from a boat on Cam and Veyatie, but I think it's only trolling that is allowed. The Assynt Angling Group website has been down for ages which has the precise rules on it - I will try and find out more and feed back
    Adam

  • General Comments   17 weeks 20 hours ago

    Much as I love fly fishing I sometimes like to cast out a small mepps using a seven foot lightweight rod. I see that spinning is permitted at Loch Borralan and read that there was a four mile stretch of bank on Loch Assynt (not sure exactly which bit). My question, are there other Lochs where spinning is allowed?

  • General Comments   18 weeks 4 days ago

    Hi All, much as I like fly fishing, I also enjoy spinning on light tackle like the small mepps spoons. Can you point me to where I can find information on which of the Assynt Lochs I can use spinners - if at all possible within club rules. Thanks

  • General Comments   19 weeks 17 hours ago

    Hi, Yes as far as we know and people definitely use them. Might be worth double checking when buying permits for info on particular lochs.

  • Leave Your Comments   19 weeks 18 hours ago

    Hi Pete I will check. Tehse boundaries were drawn some years ago so things may have changed
    Adam

  • Leave Your Comments   19 weeks 6 days ago

    Hi - I'm interested in fishing the Duhb Loch More and Beag just to the south of Ben More Assynt. Are these covered by the Eastern area permit? I can see they are within the boundary shown on the map but couldn't find them listed on the website so just wanted to check. Many thanks.............Pete

  • General Comments   20 weeks 4 days ago

    Please could you tell me if float tubes are permitted on the Assynt Lochs?

  • Cam Loch   24 weeks 5 days ago

    You're not allowed to fish with worms on Cam (or anywhere). It is fly, or trolling from a boat, only.

  • Cam Loch   24 weeks 6 days ago

    got myself 3 big 5lb from here realy good on float and worms

  • General Comments   25 weeks 5 days ago

    Hi There,

    There are no pike in these waters.

    - Adam

  • General Comments   26 weeks 1 day ago

    Hi , I was wondering if they were pike in these waters and if so are pike anglers allowed 2 fish the waters ,,,, no fish will be killed

  • Cam Loch   31 weeks 12 hours ago

    Hi Simon

    All the info about which permits are here:

    http://www.assyntanglinginfo.org.uk/outlets

    and here

    http://www.assyntanglinginfo.org.uk/?q=maps/boundary

    You will need am Eastern Zone Assynt Angling Group permit for Cam.

    Urigill is with the Oykell Bridge Hotel I think (outside the Assynt area):

    https://oykelbridgehotel.com/loch-fishing/guide-to-lochs/

    Hope that helps
    Adam

  • Cam Loch   31 weeks 1 day ago

    Hello,
    I am planning a trip to fish these lochs.I first learnt to fly fish some 20 years ago with friends on Loch Veyatie.can i get tickets and book a boat for myself only on theses lochs and where best to get permits.I will be camping in campsites.Will be heading up there this weds/thurs from Skye.

    Any info much appreciated

    Simon

  • General Comments   33 weeks 12 hours ago

    You're probably best contacting the Assynt Foundation to ask as South Zone is mostly on their land.

  • General Comments   34 weeks 6 days ago

    Hi,i'm heading up next week. Looking to fish some remote, high lochs in the South zone. Are there any access issues as a result of deer stalking in the area. Thanks

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