Fishing Reports: 2011

Week Commencing 9th May 2011

The river is sitting at about one foot and the temperature is hovering around 12 c, the sky is overcast with showers of rain a typical Speyside May day but good fishing conditions. With the…

Week Commencing 2nd May 2011

It rained over the last couple of days, not a lot at Carron but enough to bring the river up; as I write this the river has risen eighteen inches to about one foot six!…

Week Commencing 25th April 2011

As I write this report the temperature in tropical Carron is hovering around the mid twenties, well I suppose it is May after all! Fishing could hardly be described as easy but there were a…

Week Commencing 18th April 2011

It has been a sad week on Speyside, on Thursday afternoon the body of an angler was seen on Brae One, smart boat work by the Brae Gillies retrieved the unfortunate angler but it was…

Week Commencing 11th April 2011

Well it is another warm and sunny spring day on Speyside, the temperature today was over 22c great for catching up with the laundry and gardening. If it stays like this we will be on…

Week Commencing 4th April 2011

It has been another warm week on Speyside, today temperatures soared to 22c in April! The leaves are already coming out and the valley is looking very “green”. The unseasonably warm weather has its draw…

Week Commencing 28th March 2011

It has been a better week on Speyside, the week started well with the river running about the two foot height but dropping nicely, unfortunately the end of the week saw some persistent rain and…

Week Commencing 21st March 2011

Unfortunately I was correct last week and the snow melt caused the river to rise on Monday and continue to rise till Tuesday evening, the first half of the week was effectively a write off.…

Week Commencing 14th March 2011

I was wrong the snow melt did not cause as many problems as I thought; in fact the river remained fishable all week. Today as I write this week’s report the temperature is in double…

Week Commencing 7th March 2011

It has been a much more wintery week than of late, both Wednesday and Thursday were very windy and the strong downstream wind made casting difficult and unpleasant. Saturday brought the return of the snow.…
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