Loch Uidh na Geadaig
Loch Uidh na Geadaig

Assynt, Scotland

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About this water

Lake
Brown trout
OS Grid Ref: NC 14219 25616
Latitude: 58.18016176296
Longitude: -5.16119529102

Park by the river at NC143253 and head north across the road. Lots of small fish and can be the start of a walk onto
(which is best fished from a boat) and/or Loch Bad nan Aighean.

It is a short walk and across fairly flat land (a rarity for Assynt!). It can get boggy in places in wet weather but it is an easy and safe loch to get too. It has lots of small fish and easy for children to fish.

Water map

Permission & Tickets

Assynt Angling Group sells its permits in 3 ‘zones’ - East, West and South.
Daily Permit: £7.50 Single Zone only
Weekly: £40 Roving (All Zones)
Season: (Bank only) £75 Roving (All Zones)
Season: £150 - Bank and Boat Inclusive (All Zones)

All vendors sell day and weekly permits for all zones.
Season permits are only available from The Cottage Culag Square, Lochinver.

Permits Available from:

Peter Hendrich, The Cottage Culag Square, Lochinver (01571 844076) GR093221
Tourist Information Centre, Mission Building, Lochinver
Inchnadamph Hotel Inchnadamph GR252217
Achins Bookshop Inverkirkaig GR088194
Inver Lodge Hotel Lochinver
Mackays Hardware and Chandlery Lochinver GR093222
Lochinver Post Office, The Spar shop, Lochinver
Sheiling Guest House Ullapool
Assynt Angling Group fishing permits are also available from the Assynt Foundation estate office at Glencanisp. Grid Ref NC116222. Tel: 01571 844100

More information on the Assynt Angling Group can be found on their website.

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