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Assynt, Scotland

Lochan Bealach Cornaidh
Assynt, Scotland
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Bealach a' Chornaidh separates the northern peak from the eastern ridge of Quinaig, set in the valley floor. Sometimes dour, it has silvery fish of...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Assynt
Assynt, Scotland
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The biggest loch in the area, 8kms long by 1.5km wide, with both bank and boat fishing available. Brown trout, ferox, arctic char, salmon and sea t...

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  • Arctic charr, Brown trout, Ferox, Salmon, and Sea trout
Loch an Leothaid
Assynt, Scotland
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Boat available at: 175294

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  • Brown trout
Loch Leitir Easidh
Assynt, Scotland
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Park at the car park at NC 172262 on the A837 just before Loch Assynt Lodge. There is an all-abilities disabled access path to the loch, where the...

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  • Brown trout
Loch a Choire Dheirg (Red Corrie)
Assynt, Scotland
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A picturesque hike up from the A894 road to Kyelsku leads to the stunning Red Corrie Loch. The crystal clear water is teeming with large, yet elusi...

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  • Brown trout
Loch na h-Innse Fraoich
Assynt, Scotland
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Leave the A837 near Loch Assynt Lodge. There is an all-abilities disabled access path to the loch, where there is an excellent boat, a jetty and b...

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  • Brown trout
Loch an Ruighein
Assynt, Scotland
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Known as the Sheiling Loch, this small water contains good numbers of lovely, silvery brownies that commonly average between 8-10ozs although fish ...

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  • Brown trout
Lochan a Choire Ghuirm (Green Corrie Lochs)
Assynt, Scotland
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Nestled in the breathtaking landscape of Assynt, Loch an Daimh is a renowned fly fishing destination. At 550m above sea level, the hike to the loch...

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Un-named Loch Little Green
Assynt, Scotland
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A testing hour and a half from the A894 road to Kyelsku, this is a small lochan known locally as 'Little Green' given its proximity to Lochan a Cho...

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  • Brown trout
Loch a Ghlinnen
Assynt, Scotland
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Loch a Ghlinnen is a picturesque fishing destination, located on the way to Loch Feith an Leothaid. The loch is home to a thriving population of w...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Feith an Leothaid
Assynt, Scotland
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A rough 1½ hour walk from Little Assynt will bring you to this large hill loch. Baskets of free rising trout of varying average size are what it’s...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Bealach na h-Uidhe
Assynt, Scotland
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530 metres and 1½ hours up the mountain from Inchnadamph, this corrie loch is what trout fishing in Assynt is all about. Some cracking trout in the...

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  • Brown trout
Loch na Beinne Reidhe
Assynt, Scotland
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An hour and a half from Inchnadamph, this loch contains fat trout of excellent average size to put a good bend in the rod. This combines a great lo...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Beannach
Assynt, Scotland
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Beannach is an easy 25 minute walk and has a vast population of wild brown trout, but also arctic char, a few salmon and sea trout; although neithe...

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  • Arctic charr, Brown trout, Salmon, and Sea trout
Loch Uidh na Geadaig
Assynt, Scotland
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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 ...

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  • Brown trout
Gorm Loch Mor
Assynt, Scotland
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Up in the hills behind Nedd, your best access to this large loch is to take the track heading south from Nedd at NC137319, being careful not to blo...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Fleodach Coire
Assynt, Scotland
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An hour and twenty minutes from Inchnadamph, this interesting trout loch is set high up with more average sized trout but with better ones being ta...

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  • Brown trout
Fiddle Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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This secluded loch, located a 1 hour 15 minute hike from Inchnadamph, is a hidden gem for fly fishing. It is home to trout of a respectable size, b...

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  • Brown trout
Loch aBhraighe
Assynt, Scotland
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Loch a'Bhraighe and Loch Torr na h-Eigin to its west are two large, joined lochs offering great sport in breathtaking surroundings. Loch a'Bhraigh...

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Loch Bad an Sluic
Assynt, Scotland
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Small loch reachable by following the track from Loch Druim Suardalain up the hill behind Suileag bothy; or from the north by walking up from Litt...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Na Loinne
Assynt, Scotland
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A beautiful, large loch and a stiff 3 mile walk in brings you to the heart of North Assynt. Lots and lots of fish, many very small, but also with ...

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  • Brown trout
Loch na Faoileige (The Gull Loch)
Assynt, Scotland
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A tough hour and a half walk from the A837, Loch na Faoileige is a small loch in dramatic scenery with good numbers of nicely sized trout in it.

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  • Brown trout
River Between Loch Gainimh & Loch Druim Suardalain
Assynt, Scotland
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Between NC170194 & NC119218 A small spate river between Loch Gainimh and Loch Druim Suardalain. Good sporting trout in average sizes with the odd ...

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  • Brown trout, Salmon, and Sea trout
Loch Drumbeg
Assynt, Scotland
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Loch Drumbeg is a famous, large loch easily visible beside the B869 at Drumbeg. A beautiful location, there is a boat available and you can also fi...

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  • Brown trout
Loch an Alltain Duibh
Assynt, Scotland
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This small loch, located downstream from Suileag Bothy, is a fly fisherman's paradise. Its crystal clear waters are teeming with small brown trout ...

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Loch an Tuirc
Assynt, Scotland
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This loch has some good trout fishing but also gets runs of sea trout. It is in a wonderful setting. Park at the side of the B869 by the turning f...

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  • Brown trout and Sea trout
Unnamed lochans near Loch Crocach and Cnoc nan Caorach
Assynt, Scotland
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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 ...

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  • Brown trout
Loch na Barrack
Assynt, Scotland
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A 7km/2 hour rough trek from Glencanisp will bring you to Loch Barrack and its immediate neighbour, Loch a Choire Dhuibh at the northwestern end of...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Mhoalach-coire Loch Gillaroo
Assynt, Scotland
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Taking about an hour and a half to reach from the Inchnadamph car park and once known as The Gilaroo Loch, this is a relatively small loch with lim...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Druim Suardalain (The Glen Loch)
Assynt, Scotland
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Easily accessed from Lochinver and a very attractive water with Canisp and Suilven in the background, the Geln Loch has lots of average trout but a...

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  • Brown trout, Salmon, and Sea trout
Loch Bealach a Mhadaidh
Assynt, Scotland
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The trip to Loch Bealach a' Mhadaidh is not for the unfit, or faint-hearted requiring a walk of seven kilometres from Inchnadamph. All sizes of tro...

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  • Brown trout, Salmon, and Sea trout
Loch Poll
Assynt, Scotland
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The largest loch on the Crofter's estate, Loch Poll has trout of all sizes - from the usual half pounders to significantly larger fish. It is best ...

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Lochan Fada
Assynt, Scotland
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An hour and fifteen minutes will bring you to this loch which lies beyond Cam Loch. Lots of free taking average fish, but reports of much larger fi...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Crocach
Assynt, Scotland
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A wonderful setting half an hour up the path from Rhicarn on th B869. Crocach is a large loch, with lots of bays and islands to tempt the angler. ...

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The Manse Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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The Manse loch, along with Upper Loch Roe and Loch an Tuirc, get some runs of sea trout and the occasional salmon. Although reports have been a bit...

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  • Brown trout and Sea trout
Loch an Aon Aite
Assynt, Scotland
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If you want to really feel that sense of isolation, and to explore some rarely fished lochans, head in on the Clahtoll peat track at NC044270 for a...

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Loch Culag The School Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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Next to the road just south of Lochinver and home to the local school, Culag has both plenty of hard fighting trout and also migrating salmon and s...

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  • Brown trout, Salmon, and Sea trout
Loch Donnaig
Assynt, Scotland
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Loch Donnaig is a lovely quiet loch holding some decent sized fish (I've had several around the pound mark) and with a great view of the sea throug...

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  • Brown trout
Fionn Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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This 3.5km long loch is nestled in the breathtaking scenery of Suilven and the River Kirkaig, and is home to an abundance of brown trout with succu...

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Loch Awe
Assynt, Scotland
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A roadside loch which is popular and easily accessible with boat only fishing. It has a very good head of trout of decent average size but also has...

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  • Brown trout, Salmon, and Sea trout
Unnamed lochans near Clashnessie
Assynt, Scotland
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A collection of small lochans an easy walk in from Clashnessie that make a great day out. The lochans vary in size and fruitfulness, but there are...

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Uidh Fhearna River between Loch Veyatie and Fionn Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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Between Grid References NC154155 & NC144162 A broad river flowing from Loch Veyatie into Fionn Loch, measuring just over 1 km in length by about 4...

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Lochan Sgeireach
Assynt, Scotland
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Easily accessed from the viewpoint on the B869, this deep, clear, thin loch produces hard to catch but often large trout. Some exceptional fish hav...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Bad na Murichinn
Assynt, Scotland
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Head south out of Lochinver on the unmarked road toward Inverkirkaig. Once past Badnaban, park where the road turns a sharp right on a flat plateau...

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  • Brown trout
Loch na Bruthaich
Assynt, Scotland
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Loch na Bruthaich is right next to the road on the way from Clashnessie to Strathcroy. It is very little fished - and the stock shows evidence of ...

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  • Brown trout
Loch na hi-Uidhe Doimhne
Assynt, Scotland
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Loch na hi-Uidhe Doimhne is a long, thin and in places deep loch that can be windswept and dour at times. It is a bit of a walk in - either from th...

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Loch Nan Lub
Assynt, Scotland
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A long, meandering loch with numerous nooks, crannies and bays - and lots of small trout. Ideal for Assynt beginners, you get a sense of the remote...

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Loch an Ordain
Assynt, Scotland
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An easily accessible roadside loch, it has lots of small trout. Casting can be tricky as the bank is steep in places and it can get very reedy in l...

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  • Brown trout
Cam Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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This picturesque loch, located just off the A835 road from Ullapool before the Ledmore Junction, is a fly fisherman's paradise. With an abundance o...

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  • Arctic charr, Brown trout, and Ferox
Loch Poll an Droighinn
Assynt, Scotland
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Make Poll an Droighinn part of a day amongst Stoer's hill lochs. There are two ways in: Either head in as for Lexy's Loch and then go north up the...

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Loch a Choin (The Dog Loch)
Assynt, Scotland
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This serene and picturesque fly fishing spot is just south of Lochinver on the 'mad wee road' and is easily accessible for anglers. The water is cr...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Leathed aBhaile Fhoghair
Assynt, Scotland
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Lexy's Loch is a beautiful loch that can be the starting point of a day up in Stoer's hill lochs, or a qucik visit in the morning or evening when i...

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Maiden Loch
Assynt, Scotland
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A roadside loch on the B869 just before you reach Clahtoll from Lochinver. A good one for beginners or if you fancy a few casts once you have got ...

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Loch an Arbhair
Assynt, Scotland
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Close to the road and full of small fish. Poor access all the way round due to a dee fence without a gate. So tricky for the bank fisherman. The...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Veyatie
Assynt, Scotland
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A long, thin, roadside loch with lots of trout of varying size. 30+ fish of average size per day is not uncommon but there are much better ones to ...

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  • Brown trout
Loch an Aigeil
Assynt, Scotland
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Right next to the B869 in Stoer, on your right if you are heading north opposite Stoer Bay on your left. It was for years reputed to have very f...

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  • Brown trout
Lochan Sgeireach
Assynt, Scotland
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An attractive roadside loch at the Clashnessie end of Stoer well worth a go (park at the northern end in the cut away, not in front of the houses)....

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  • Brown trout and Sea trout
Loch Na Claise
Assynt, Scotland
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Tucked away in the dip of Clashmore, a small loch with mostly small, average trout but worth a few casts. There is a boat available which makes th...

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  • Brown trout
Loch Cul Fraoich
Assynt, Scotland
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Reaching out into the Minch at the northern end of Scotland is a sandstone peninsula that lays claim to some of the oldest rocks in Europe. Loch Cu...

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  • Brown trout