Unnamed lochans near Loch Crocach and Cnoc nan Caorach
Unnamed lochans near Loch Crocach and Cnoc nan Caorach

Assynt, Scotland

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About this water

Lake
Brown trout
OS Grid Ref: NC 10399 26297
Latitude: 58.184645
Longitude: -5.226598

There's a couple of lochs close together here with some very nice trout in them, usually very silver in colour and not easy to tempt, but worth it when you do!
There's also a loch to the north nearer Crocach that has some nice fish among the lillies.
Park at Rhicarn and follow the path as if going to Crocach. Just before reaching Crocach go through the deer fence and head east.

Water map

Permission & Tickets

Permits are available from the following location:

Assynt Crofters' Office, Stoer (01571 855298).
Drumbeg Stores, Drumbeg (01571 833235)
Tourist Information Centre, LochInver (01571 844330)
Achins Book Shop, Inverkirkaig (01571 844262)
Lochinver Post Office in the Spar shop on Main street, Lochinver.

Daily Permit: £10
Weekly: £30
Season: £45
Boat hire: £15 per day
Children fish for free

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