Ederline has a good reputation for fishing and we have numerous places to fish on the estate for guests.
Loch Ederline is well known for its pike with regular catches over 10LBs. (record 32 lbs – 1997), roach and perch.
Salmon and sea trout fishing by prior arrangement available on the River Add.
The estate has good wild brown trout fishing in 19 hill lochs, average catches of 15-20 fish a day are common. Fly fishing only.
The lochs may be reached by 4×4 or alternatively you may wish to take the two mile scenic walk through the estate to the lochs.
Loch Awe at 24 miles long is the longest loch in Scotland and contains an abundance of fish and holds the current UK Brown Trout record of 33lbs caught August 2000.
Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Char, Perch, Pike, Salmon and Sea Trout are available in season. Trout Season 15 March to 6 October
All fishing on Loch Awe is covered by a protection order which is enforced by the Loch Awe Improvement Association (LAIA) wardens.
Tickets for Loch Awe can be purchased at Fyne Tackle in Lochgilphead and all equipment, bait, flies etc. www.fyne-tackle.co.uk
Boat Hire & Fishing Tarrif
Fishing tickets on Loch Ederline for Pike, Perch & Roach from Bank or Boat: £15.00 per day(Two rods per person only)
Boat hire £20 a day or £15 for half a day(change over 1.00pm)
HILL LOCHS: For Guests staying on the estate only.
19 Lochs with brown trout – 6 with boats – fly fishing only:
Bank or Boat: £15.00 per rod per day. Boat hire £20 a day