Loch a Choin (The Dog Loch)
This is one of the lochs featured in a new book - Trout Fishing in Assynt: A Guide to 30 lochs - which gives you the best, local expert advice there is about fishing this loch. The booklet, which helps fund local angling, is available from Achins Bookshop, Inverkirkaig.
On the 'mad wee road' south from Lochinver, this is in easy reach of the road. Not many, but excellent quality trout reside here in clear water. 2.5lbs is a nice fish but there are much bigger fish undoubtedly about.
DetailsOS Grid: NC084186
Decimal: 58.114735, -5.254237
Degrees: 58° 6' 53.046" N, 5° 15' 15.2532" W