Going fishing in Scotland could not be easier. But, before you go, you must have permission from the owner of the fishing, or his agent. This will usually be a permit bought at the loch, river or local tackle shop.
For a comprehensive list of coarse, game, river and saltwater fishing locations in the region of Fife, please check the Fife Fishing Guide.
Guests are permitted to fish outside both our houses for rent, on the banks of the River Tay.
Close to Balmerino, in the Northeast area of Fife, there are several fly fishing spots, all 40 minutes maximum by car from The Ice Barn and Wester Kirkton. Fishing is for rainbow and brown trout.
River Eden. The Eden is the major river of Fife. Salmon, sea trout and brown trout. April-October. Enquiries: +44 (0)1382 552680.
Various Saltwater Venues in nearby coastal villages e.g. Anstruther, Crail, Wormit.
Sea Angling by Boat in Anstruther. Contact: J. Clark +44 (0)1333 310702, I. Gatherum +44 (0)1333 730248, or R. Gatherum +44 (0)1333 310860.
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