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Backwater Reservoir


Run by Lintrathen Angling Club the loch holds brown trout and rainbows, boat fishing only. There are 22 boats including 2 wheelie boats. They also have Backwater Reservoir which is unstocked and has a good head of wild brownies averaging about half a pound. Call 01575 560327.

Google Map Reference Lintrathen 56.679053, -3.186334, Backwater 56.726550, -3.216546

Checked 06/09/18

Den of Ogil


Canmore AC based in Forfar have fishing for brown trout on Den of Ogil Reservoir and Forfar loch which is stocked regularly with rainbows. They also have fishing on the fivers Dean, Kerber and Limno.

Permits from Forfar Angling, call 01307 466366.

Google Map Reference 56.745069, -2.898217 Glen of Ogil ; 56.644467, -2.901295 Forfar Loch

Checked 12/09/18

Lintrathen


Run by Lintrathen Angling Club the loch holds brown trout and rainbows, boat fishing only. There are 22 boats including 2 wheelie boats. They also have Backwater Reservoir which is unstocked and has a good head of wild brownies averaging about half a pound. Call 01575 560327.

Google Map Reference Lintrathen 56.679053, -3.186334, Backwater 56.726550, -3.216546

Checked 06/09/18

Loch Lee


Wild brown trout on this glacial loch, boats available from Dalhousie Estate, call 01356 624566.

Google Map Reference 56.904468, -2.947238

Checked 12/09/18

Loch Shandra


Fly fishing on this 22 acre loch bank or boat (2 boats) for wild brown trout to about 1.5lbs supported by some stocking. float tubing allowed

Permits can be obtained locally, call 01575 530258

Google Map Reference 56.745230, -3.280540

Checked 12/09/18

Monikie Country Park Reservoir


Located in the Monike and Crombie Park the club have 3 "ponds" all boat fishing fly only:

Island Pond 76 acres stocked with rainbows and browns. There are 11 boats.

North Pond 45 acres stocked with rainbows, 6 boats.

Crombie Pond 44 acres with brown trout, 4 boats. Visitor permits available.

Call 01382 370300

Google Map Ref 56.532055, -2.803831

Checked 23/07/18

Piper Dam


4Fishing unavailable at present.

Google Map Reference 56.498767, -3.135373

Checked 12/09/18

Rescobie Loch


Near Forfar, boat and bank fishing on a 200 acre, relatively shallow loch with brown trout (av 2lbs) and rainbow trout (av 2.25lbs). Record brown 7lb 4ozs, rainbow 17lb 4ozs with bigger fish known to be in the loch. Prices are very reasonable per session with a reduced price for juniors.

Run by Rescobie Loch Development Association permits are availabe from the Boat House, call 01307 830367.

Google Map Reference 56.655730, -2.797836

Checked 12/09/18


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