Wild Brown Trout - Reservoirs - Ayrshire

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Carrick Angling Club

Established in 1894 this club is a real go ahead bunch that built, by voluntary labour, some exceptional access platforms for disabled angler on their stretch of the river Girvan. Carrick AC offers day and week tickets for fishing on this improving river for salmon, sea trout and brown trout. They also have fishing for rainbows on Glendrissaig Reservoir with good facilities for disabled anglers.

The club have a number of beats:

Bargany Beat extending from Nobles Bridge in Girvan to Drumrannie Burn south bank only.

Lower Enoch Beat extending from Drumrannie Burn to Enoch farm bridge south bank and Cochranes Point Pipe to Enoch farm bridge north bank.

Camreggan Beat extends from Killoup Burn to Penwhapple Burn south bank only.

Permit from Dunlop Newspaper  Shop, Dalrymple St, Ultimate Anglers at Flushes Car Park and Old St, Garage Old ST, Girvan.

Google Map Reference  55.244889, -4.856735

Checked 26/06/18

Collenan Reservoir

Troon AC have the fishing herestocked for rainbows and brown trout, fly only. Permits Tarbetts Fishing Tackle, Portland St, Troon, call 01292 317464.

Google Map Reference 55.564333, -4.616957


Penwhapple Reservoir

5 miles NE of Girvan on the B 734 about 1k out of Old Dailly. They offers bank and boat fishing for brown trout, call  01465 817 226, permits from Penkill Lodge.

Google Map Reference 55.240471, -4.736488

Checked 11/09/18