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.

SALMON FISHING


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.


Bighouse Estate also has access to other rivers.  Additional fishing is available at the Borgie, the Thurso and the Forss. For more details visit www.strathhalladale.com.

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.


THE SEASONS


FISHING


Salmon Fishing

12 January - 30 Sept


Spring Salmon

May - June


Salmon - Grilse

June - September


Summer Salmon

July - September


Salmon Fishing

May - Sept


Trout Fishing

1 April - mid-October











Ghillies/guides are available on request.

For further details on the river and for the latest fishing reports, please visit:


www.strathhalladale.com

Fishing

2010 was a record year with a total of 1318 Salmon and Grilse caught resulting in a 5 year average of 775!