Salmon Fishing Near Pitlochry
By Jock Monteith
The Perthshire town of Pitlochry is indeed one of the most popular tourist towns in the whole of Perhshire due to it's unique positioning on the main route northwards and the beautiful River Tummel area of the Tay Valley.
There's superb accommodation options for visiting River Tay salmon fishers along with many fine shops, restaurants & bars. Pitlochry also benefits from its own theatre and a magnificent hydro dam constructon wiith it's own salmon viewing chamber & fish counter for salmon that run the Tay tributary River Tummel.
Without doubt Pitlochry makes a great family salmon fishing holiday destination and is within easy commuting distance from all of the famous and productive River Tay salmon fishing venues. Pitlochry is widely regarded as the gateway to the Highlands of Scotland.
The Famous Newtyle Beat Of The River Tay Became Part Of My Own Personal DNA Back In 1970 When I Caught My First Ever Salmon Under The Guidance Of Legendary Tay Ghillie Willie Laird.
Dunkeld House Salmon Fishing
The Dunkeld House Hotel On The River Tay Is Located Directly Upstream Of The Town Of Dunkeld Which Is 16 Miles Above The Tidal Water At Perth.
When It Comes To The Middle River Tay There Are Simply No Other Salmon Beats That Resonate With Salmon Fishing History As Much As The Famous Lower Kinnaird Beat.
The River Tummel Is A Stunning And Prolific Tributary Of The River Tay System Which Fishes Exceptionally Well For Salmon During The Spring And Early Summer Months.
This Beautiful Middle Tay Salmon Beat Has To Be One Of The Most Perfectly Positioned And Grossly Under Fished Middle Tay Salmon Fishing Venues Of All.
The famous Dalmarnock Beat of the River Tay is yet another absolute hidden gem of a Scottish salmon fishery which has got way too much going for it for this brief presentation report.