Trout Fisheries in Scotland - Lanarkshire

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Avon Trout Fishery

Near Longriggend, Avon Trout Fishery consists of 2 ponds one of about 1.2 acres stocked with rainbows, brownie, tigers, goldens and blues. They even stock Arctic Char appropriate for this fishery this moorland which has great views across central Scotland being 600 feet above sea level.

The other about pond of1.1 acres equally well stocked (no char). Fly and baiting fishing allowed.

Call 01236 832821 or 07876 512944.

Google Map Reference 55.908458, -3.901861

Checked 09/08/18

Banton Loch

A Kilsyth Fish Protection Association fishery offers fly and bait fishing for rainbows and brown trout stock twice a year in March and July.

Permits from PD Tackle in Kilsyth, call 01236 735527

Google Map Reference 55.982962, -4.022978

Checked 09/08/18


Mollisburn Trout Fishery

Cumbernauld, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, G67 4HP, call 01236 873106.

Google Map Reference 55.918220, -4.051654


Newmills Trout Fishery

5 trout ponds mostly rainbows but there are brown trout,ranging from from 1lbs to 20lbs.

They also have a pond stocked with coarse fish including carp, tench, rudd and roach,

Contact Newmills Trout and Deer Park, Cleghorn, Lanark, ML11 7SL, call 01555 870730.

Google Map Reference 55.691596, -3.722114

Checked 09/08/18

Quarter Fishery

Between Hamilton and Strathhaven on the A 723 is a single 2 acre pond offering bank fishing, stocked daily with rainbows from 2 to 6lbs. Fky and bait fishing allowed.

Flies: Fritzs, Yellow Dancer and buzzers are recommended. Good value for money venue and they offer a parent and child ticket.

The wheel chair is also wheelchair accessible

Call 0750 268 2552.

Google Map Reference 55.735837, -4.042416

Checked 09/08/18

Tinto Trout Fishery

Near Thankerton, Biggar. 2, 5 acre lochs, Lochs Lyoch and Cleugh, holding wild brown trout to 10lbs, stocked with rainbows and Blues. All brown trout fishing is catch and release, rainbows and blues can be taken on a pay per pound basis. Some of the brownies are very special.

Contact the fishery on 01899 308697.

Google Map Reference 55.733745, -3.437542

Checked 09/08/17