fishing the fly in aberdeenshire, scotland
brown trout fishing on the river don
Anglers from all over the world visit the North East of Scotland to fish for salmon on the rivers Spey, Dee, Don and Deveron, but not so much is known about the excellent trout fishing to be found in the Aberdeenshire area.
The River Don is well known for being a good salmon river, it also has a good reputation for sea trout, but the reason why most anglers visit the River Don is for the excellent brown trout fishing. Explore the River Don section of the website, where you will find fishing beat information and some useful flies and tactics that will hopefully help you to tempt one of these beautiful trout.
rainbow trout fishing on the stillwaters
Aberdeenshire anglers enjoy some of the best small stillwater trout fishing in Scotland. Many of these lakes are set in scenic locations, offering high quality rainbow trout fishing with easy access for the visitor.
Some of the fisheries encourage competitive fishing, while others are simply a nice place for a day out. Explore the Stillwaters section of the website, where you will find information covering individual stillwater fisheries and you can also catch up with the latest fishing reports for many of the local trout fisheries on our website forum.
Fishing The Fly Forum
If you can't find what you are looking for on the main website, have a read through the Forum section. This is full of useful information and includes regular fishing reports from our local trout fisheries, discussions about tackle, tactics, flies, rod building, fly tying, float tubing, casting and all manner of fly fishing subjects.
You will find the anglers on the forum a friendly and helpful group, so please visit the forum and join in the discussions!
Barrio Fly Lines
Fishing The Fly is hosted by Mike Barrio at Barrio Fly Lines, a superb range of fly line products that are researched and developed in Aberdeenshire at the heart of the rivers Don, Dee, Spey and Deveron.
The Barrio Fly Line range is ideal for fishing our lochs and rivers and is enjoying an ever growing reputation for innovation, quality and value for money. With their nice supple feel and original tapers, they are simply a pleasure to cast!