Fishing at Bighouse Lodge
The lodge sits at the mouth of the river Halladale, a well known spate salmon river.
In 2005, 726 salmon were caught on the river.
The River Halladale is a well known spate salmon river. Along its 22 mile length there are some fifty named pools. The river has six beats, four on the lower and two on the upper.
Along its 15-mile length, there are some 50 named pools.
The river has 6 beats - 2 upper and 4 lower, 3 rods fish on each beat.
Excellent instructors are available to help those wanting to learn to fish or simply to perfect their skills.
12 January - 30 Sept
May - June
Salmon - Grilse
June - September
July - September
May - Sept
1 April - mid-October
Ghillies/guides are available on request.
For further details on the river and for the latest fishing reports, please visit:
2010 was a record year with a total of 1318 Salmon and Grilse caught resulting in a 5 year average of 775!