Wingshooting – December 2018 – Field Report

Earlier this week we had the pleasure of hosting one of our favourite UAE based clients for a brilliant wingshooting day in Perthshire. Despite being early December, the forecast was for a beautiful sunny day with not a cloud in the sky which mean that invariably, (this is Scotland after all), it was hovering around freezing […]

Fishing vacations Edinburgh Scotland

We are often asked, “can I have a fishing vacation in Edinburgh?” The answer is an emphatic YES, it is most certainly possible to base yourself in Edinburgh and still enjoy fly-fishing for Atlantic salmon, wild brown trout, rainbow trout, grayling or pike. Scotland’s beautiful and historic capital city of Edinburgh, is perfectly situated for […]

Wing shooting in Scotland 2019

Wing shooting in Scotland 2019

 

Wing shooting in Scotland is one of the most frequent requests we get from our international clients and one which we are always delighted to assist with. There are various different types of wing shooting in Scotland, from wood pigeon shooting to driven grouse shooting, there is something to fit all budgets and preferences. Below are the available options, their seasons and locations etc. (in descending order based on price)

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Scotland’s Hogmanay 2019

Scotland’s Hogmanay 2019 Hogmanay is one of the most famous celebrations in the world and is well known as one of the most memorable ways to bring in the new year. Hogmanay 2019 is set to be one of the best ever in Edinburgh, space in the city is at a premium and unfortunately so […]

The 5 best riverside hotels in Scotland

The 5 best riverside hotels in Scotland 

When planning a fishing holiday in Scotland the top priority for many of our clients is to stay in a riverside hotel. Proximity to the salmon fishing or to the brown trout fishing is important to them, not just for convenience, but also because many visitors from Europe or the US are used to driving on the right-hand side of the road and are uncomfortable about driving on the opposite side.

So here are the 5 best riverside hotels in Scotland from which you can walk to the fishing;

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Winter hunting in Scotland

Winter hunting in Scotland

 

We’ve had an excellent and busy hunting season so far here and with only 3 days left of the red deer stag season, our thoughts now turn to other opportunities for winter hunting in Scotland.

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The two main types of traditional winter hunting in Scotland are red deer hind stalking and walked up or driven pheasant and partridge shooting. The two hunts are very different and tend to happen in different locations (with a few exceptions) but both have a lot to offer for the visiting international hunter.

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Scottish salmon fishing 2018, Review

Scottish salmon fishing 2018, Review

As the season slowly draws to its conclusion its once again time to review the Scottish salmon fishing season for 2018.

Although the River Tweed salmon fishing still has several weeks yet to run and sport can still be had on the southern rivers such as the Nith, Annan, Bladnoch and Border Esk, most other rivers, including the Tay, Spey and Dee have either closed already or have only up until the 15th October.

Scottish salmon fishing 2018 Review

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