Trout Fisheries in Scotland - Stirlingshire

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Burnhouse Fishery

3.5 acres fishery stocked with rainbows, browns, blues and tiger trout.

Several platforms (2 of which are suitable for disabled persons) and a good made path. C&R and catch an keep, parent and child tickets avaiable. Contact Burnhouse Fishery, Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire.

Call 07889603160 or 07885 2615637.

Google Map Reference 55.981645, -3.920650

Checked 19/07/18

Carron Valley Fishery

Carron Valey Fishery near Denny, reputed to be the best in Scotland, is a 1,000 acre reservoir created in the 1930s by damming the river Carron. Fishing is for brown trout and rainbows from the bank and boat. There are about 4 miles of bank fishing and 30 traditional clinker built boats plus 2 wheelie boats.

There are a number of feeder streams which are perfect for the brown trout to spawn in resulting a flourishing population of quality wild brown trout. They recommend traditional flies, Blae and Black, Kae McLaren and Peter Ross.

There are good facilities including a lodge and tackle shop and they also offer tuition and a ghillie service. Season bank fishing permits are available.

Carron Valley also have fishing on the nearby Faughlin Reservoir.

For information and booking call 01324 823698.

Google Map Reference 56.027346, -4.082670

Checked 11/08/18

Crook of Devon Fishery

Near Kinross, brown trout and rainbows, call 01577 862371.

Google Map Reference 56.187053, -3.553290

Checked 11/08/18

Glenbervie Trout Fishery

A relatively new fly fishing and bait fishery near Torwood and the other side of the road from the Glenbervie Golf Club. Two lakes the bigger of the two being fly only. Stocked with rainbows, brownies, blues and tiger trout. The fishery includes a bait fishing pond.

Call 07968 251832.

Google Map Reference 56.037446, -3.861088

Checked 11/08/18

Killearn Fishery

Killearn, rainbow trout. Good disabled access, a lodge, toilets and picnic area.

Call 01360 550994.

Google Map Reference 56.031370, -4.400938


Millhall Reservoir

Near Old Polmont run by Avonbank Fishing Club is an 8 acre water surrounded by natural woodland. Fishing is from bank and boat stock mostly with rainbows (average size 2lb to 15lb) some blues and wild brown trout (some reaching double figures). Season and day tickets available.

Call 01324 714190

Google Map Reference 55.992279-3.692745

Checked 11/08/18

North Third Fishery

For details see Trout Fishing, Reservoirs. Google Map Reference 56.068799, -4.005415

Orchill Loch Fishery

4.5 acre fishery near Braco stocked twice weekly with quality rainbows in the 2lb plus range. these free rising fish offer good dry fly fishing in a scenic estate setting. There are two boats available and coarse fishing for quality tench.

Call 01764 682287. For reports on this fishery.

Google Map Reference 56.282749, -3.833189

Click here for the Jim Boyd Reports Section

Checked 11/08/18

Swanswater Fishery

Near Sauchieburn is one of the top fisheries consisting of 3 ponds, the biggest Swanwater being about 10 acres. The fishery is stocked with fish of 2lbs up to high doubles including rainbows, blues, browns, tigers and golden trout. There are 3 boats for hire and a float tube. You can bring your own float tube too.

Contact Swanswater in 01786 814805.

Google Map Reference 56.087217, -3.955769

For up to date reports on Swanswater

Click here for the Jim Boyd Reports Section

Checked 11/08/18

Wellsfield Trout Fishery

Near Denny on the A872 has an enviable reputation boasting a record rainbow of 30lbs 11ozs. There are 3 lochans totalling 12 acres; Lochan Hearadh (5 acres) and Lochan Uaithne (4 acres) both fly only and Lochan Fionn (3 acres) fly, bait and spinning. Stocked with rainbows, browns, blues, steelheads and tigers with fish ranging from 2lbs to 25lbs!

Call 01322 822800.

Google Map Reference 56.044347, -3.915512

Checked 11/08/18