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If you don't have tackle of your own, and you want to have a go, we have both fly and bait rods, nets, a large selection of flies and lures all here on site - all you need to bring is yourself. We have a heated lodge, with toilet facilities for the disabled, as well as a sitting area and a selection of snacks and hot and cold drinks. Car parking is right beside the lodge, and 30 metres from the lochs, but disabled anglers are welcome to drive right up to the edge of the water.

TACKLE FOR HIRE

If you don't have tackle of your own, and you want to have a go, we have both fly and bait rods, nets, a large selection of flies and lures all here on site - all you need to bring is yourself. We have a heated lodge, with toilet facilities for the disabled, as well as a sitting area and a selection of snacks and hot and cold drinks. Car parking is right beside the lodge, and 30 metres from the lochs, but disabled anglers are welcome to drive right up to the edge of the water.


FISHING PRICES

FLY FISHING LOCHS,Prices and RULES

Opening times.(We do allow fishing for our regulars after these hours below only by prior arrangement if required,just let us know)

Mon to Sun 8.30am to 6pm

Whichever comes first according to season as winter months daylight hours are shorter.

All catch tickets have no limit catch and release after and before selecting your fish to take.Your FIRST fish on all catch tickets MUST be killed and afterwards you may select your fish to keep upto your limit.

Full day 3 fish for £28 ( This is around 8 hours for example)
6 Hours 2 fish for £24
4 hours 2 fish for £20

Parent and child(under 14yrs old)4 Hours share 2 fish £26(Must Kill First 2 fish)

Rod Hire on all lochs

£7 for length of stay fishing

SPORTING TICKET

Full day Catch and Release £18(8 hours)
6 hours Catch and Release £15
4 hours Catch and Release £12

SPECIAL WEEKENDER/DAY TICKETS

Spend a day at the Glen,full day candr and the next day session at Millbuies 2 fish plus candr on the boat for £40.Must be 2 consecutive days only.Must be prebooked.

There is a maximum of 30 anglers only allowed on the fly lochs at any one time for anglers comfort and pleasure of fishing in plenty of space to enjoy their fishing without having to stand as close to another angler.Apart from competitions where we can easily accomadate 60 anglers with plenty of room to cast.A separate loch can be booked for any club outings if required,just contact the fishery for details.

For information.
All members of the Glenbuies flyfishing club aswell as staff, have the authority to ask to leave and check flies,bags and equipment or if they see anyone abusing the fisheries rules of both, Millbuies or the Glen.

We also can provide accomadation at the fishery if required just give us a call for more information.



BAIT/CHILDRENS FISHING LOCH

£8 for 1 fish
£12 for 2 fish
£16 for 3 fish
£20 for 4 fish

If you require more fish than limit allows, a new ticket needs to be purchased at above prices.The choice of fish to be kept is made before you go fishing at above rate and on purchase of ticket.This is designed for children to catch a fish and is always well stocked.

Any carp, brown trout, tench and bream must be returned safely to the water if caught.

A maximum of 6 anglers at a time only on this loch for anglers fishing comfort.Groups can book the loch for more anglers for the day if required where it will be exclusive for them on that day.

COARSE LOCH

1 rod used £10 8 Hours
2 rods used £15 Prices are related to fishery opening hours

No Overnight fishing allowed until further notice

Only 10 anglers are allowed on this loch at any one time for comfort of fishing with space and the enjoyment of angling.Unlike the bait loch,this is dedicated to coarse anglers ONLY.We do not supply any bait,or hire rods for this loch at all.All equipment is supplied by the angler and must be proper coarse tackle which is checked by staff before fishing.Strictly barbless hooks only,max size 12,s.

Bubble floats are not allowed on this loch.No Bread or tiger nuts allowed.
NO GROUNDBAITING required.This loch does not need it and reduces catch rates for anglers.

All spaces on all lochs are on a first come,,first served basis or by prior booking,which is advised.

The fishery supplies all nets required and no Other nets are allowed to be used on any of our waters to stop any contamination.PLease note that the nets are not carrier bags for fish to carry around the fishery please use a bag(not supplied)




ORDER FLIES DIRECT


Order flies direct, no post or packing charged. All flies are hand tied and tied to last on Kamasan hooks, with only the best quality materials used. Just ask for details!

Order flies direct, no post or packing charged. All flies are hand tied and tied to last on Kamasan hooks, with only the best quality materials used. Just ask for details!

September 11, 2017
Fish are still High in the water despite the wetter week but a lot of fish in the mood and taking off the top which has been the norm for months.Its been a great year for the dries with cdc,s,hoppers,black Gnats,white moths and buzzers.The top fly overall being a wet the old favourite Kate McLaren,never to be left out of any flybox.This week has been a week of Blue rainbows who really have beentaking well.Graham Gibson took a beauty at &lb *ozs and it didn't give up easy as it had him down to the backing a few times before succumbing to the net.Others were caught and released apart from Andrew McIvor who had a 4lb 9ozs Blue.Bigger fish moving well now and certainly fighting hard. The last day of the Kids academy† will be on October 1st and they have really come on .They had a great day on sunday catching well on the main lochs with Young Christopher Anderson taking 6 fish.Well done to them all . The Fritz and Flies Competition on the 8th October which is open to all and well known down south but never gets this far north is a singles and Pairs together.You can enter as a single angler or a pair or both and some big payouts in the final held at Chatton where everyone gets cash as all entry fees go into the pot which can run into Thousands.If anyone fancies a chance to do a competition and meet and fish with Jim Tuck who organisers it a previous Troutmaster winner and English international who will be there just place your names down and enjoy the day.† The Glen buies Club will be having a competition with the lads who are travelling from the North east† on the 7th October at Millbuies and the Glen which is a bit of fun† from their annual weekend visit they had in the north east where Jim and the lads entertained the club. Coarse Loch The loch is fishing well with plenty fish being caught by anglers.Chris Mackojc ha da great day with plenty of ide,bream and roach and topped it off with a cracking Gloden Orfe nearly 4lbs.Micro pellet seems to be the best of the baits and both pole and method feeder doing well.Bream to 21/2lbs being caught well as are the Ide. Next competition is on the 16th September and all are welcome to come and enjoy a bit of friendly fun while fishing .The peg draw is at 9am and fishing starts at 10am. Millbuies trout fishery Now that the nights are drawing in there is no more evening sessions and only the day session remains.Fishing has been good with again dries and wets doing well for anglers.

August 22, 2017
Road done and edges of lochs looking tidy and clean.Glen is looking good.Fishing still continues to see good catches with many starters seeing their first fish on the end of their lines which is encouraging for them in their new hobbies.Fish still close to the surface and taking off the top.Its th elongest I have seen them feed so well from the surface ,normally there is a lull during the months where lures take over but not this year as they have been feeding topside for months now.Plenty of insect life about and they are taking advantage. 10 mph on the road in so take it easy its not a race track the water will still be there at the end .

July 9, 2017
A decent fishing week apart from when it was raining which didn't make it pleasant but still plenty of fish around being caught.Among them some real beauties and Andrew More had a Cracking Brown of 6 to 7lbs returned which has not been stocked as the browns are wild.Markings and spots and golden colour on it made it a catch of a lifetime.Best flies have been buzzers and dries and lures have also taken well when required such as yellow dancer,wsw and black lures.There were good numbers being caught throughout the week and comments on how hard they fought wa sgood to hear.Slater Scott had 19,Gavin Addison on 2 trips had 12 and 18 on lime tag suspender buzzers,Rob Harding had 21 on dries,George Stewart had 11,Graham Knoll had 12,Daniel More had 13,Derek More had 14,Paul Keir had 25,Graeme Hartly had 11 with a fish of around 15lb returned,Gordon Grant had 23 with a double and a fish of 5lb returned,Eddie Kane had a 6lber,And Chris Johnston had a fish of 7lb 10ozs which was in pristine condition. Coarse Loch The muggy weather didn't help but fish were still being caught,but it was quieter than normal,plenty of ide,roach rudd and skimmers and bream all decent sized which gave steady enough sport on pellet. Millbuies trout fishery Water is in tip top condition and clear with plenty of fish moving on the surface which is great for dries.Both the lochs are weed free and fishing well.†

July 31, 2017
Coarse loch Gavin Miller had a great couple of days of fishing on the loch this week with good weights and bags of fish.His first day once he had his swim established the fish followed on from there and ending his day with a fine Golden orfe of 4lbs,as always the fish on the coarse loch are returned unharmed and never kept as its not the done thing in coarse angling,His next trip started off the same and again ending his day with a beauty of common Carp just over the 5lb mark.Fine to see the fish now feeding well and the ide were coming in at just around 2 to 21/2lbs and Bream to around 21/2lbs,roach and skimmers among the rest of them.His successful method being a regular was small pellet on a method feeder and no need for heavy ground baiting which works against the angler and returns are often low when this happens.As always it helps to get to know the water . Glenbuies Club Despite the heavy showers the lads and lassies had a decent day in their buzzer and dries compy.Fish were rising well in between showers and it was sedgehogs and buzzers that worked best on small sizes and fish were not far down.Overall points winner was Jimmy Rhind,closely followed by Sandy Stronach 2 ounces behind,3rd joint was Chris Johnston and Neil Smith,4th Andrew More and 5th Damian Masson.The banter was as always very good and an enjoyable time was had by all which is what the club is about and everyone sharing ideas and helping each other to catch and learn new things. The next away outing is 13th August to Willowgate with transport booked.

July 16, 2017
Fine week of fishing in between the wet downpours but still plenty of fish moving on the top to dries and buzzers.The bigger fish were also in the mood with most being returned on catch and release.Best of the flies were buzzers and bibios and kate mclarens.Some of the returns were good and most caught fish with one or two blanks although fish were on and off.Slater Scott had 37,Rob Harding had 15,Ian Morrison had 10,Maggie Johnston had 15,Jimmy Rhind had 10 and 17,Mark Bell had 12,David Wilson had a 7lb 15ozs fish,Stu Garden had a 6lb 6ozs,Hamish Rison a 6lb 9ozs fish. Coarse loch Plenty of good fish being caught with good ide of over 2lbs regularly being taken and bream. Millbuies trout fishery Fish are everywhere and taking off the top well especially top loch which is clear.Good sized Browns of over 3lbs being caught regular by anglers.Typically its natural flies doing best along with nymphs and buzzers. †

June 5, 2017
When there is thunder in the air which we had for a couple of days it drops the pressure in the air and effects fish as they feel it long before we do and fishing will become harder,once it passes fish become active again and back to normal so understanding this can stop the frustrations that happens daily in angling when we get hard fishing,it cant always be a fish a cast,we have to take the rough with the smooth.The key thing is having the right fly on and if fish are feeding off the top there is no point fishing lures,yes you may get one or two fish while others are getting many,indicators are only a method but they are not the be all of our fly fishing.Again if they are feeding on the top what is the point of using indicators and not matching the hatch with a dry fly.Its your selection and choice in the end though.Some examples from this weeks fishing are,later Scott 22,Sinclair Mcloud had a good day with a cracking fish of 6lb 11ozs,rene Jacobson had 10 fish and 13 on mayfly dries,Brian Jacobson had 17 fish and 25 on the same dries, on their couple of outings,Neill Smith had 24 fish,David Chapman had 14, and overall most had an average of 3 fish with plenty on 5 to 7 fish, again fly dependant. The kids academy is on Sunday 11th June starting at 10am and is the last one until August for the summer break.June 17th is the Glenbuies club all nighter starting at 6pm and finishing at 2pm Sunday morning,prizes,raffles and BBQ and is open to all anglers and not just club members.Its a fun event and enjoyable for all.Nmaes are being taken for this now at the fishery. Coarse Loch Fish are well on the feed now and some really good catches being recorded by the coarse lads,fish are being caught mainly close in around the margins on sweetcorn and small pellet and maggot,using method feeders and also pole is being productive.Fish are a good size with Bream over 2 lbs and Ide also over 2 lbs being caught,Roach,Rudd and skimmers making up most bags.The carp are breaking quite a few and are on the feed with bubbles all over the loch.Gavin Miller had over 16lb plus worth of fish on his outing.There is a coarse compy on June 10th,pick pegs at 9am and anglers supply their own keep nets for weigh in at the end.Places are limited to 10 anglers for comfort and fishing. Millbuies trout fishery Fishing has been steady some with more some with less again it all depends how and where you put your fly as fish are secure under the tree and margins where food is abundant,Both lochs doing well and any weed in the top loch has now gone. and the water is clear and some rain would certainly help freshen things up.Good returns of Browns all released and Rainbows and Blues.

June 25, 2017
A funny old week with a mix of conditions which didn't suit fish especially with thunder around and low pressure it certainly pushed the bigger fish deep and sulking on the bottom while the other fish kept a little higher and even taking off the top some days on dries and buzzers on the dropper.A whole mix of different flies with nothing consistant,so it was trial and error.As conditions settled and cooled bigger fish began to move higher up and it took till sunday until they came to the net with those previous being lost and anglers reporting being snapped on the take.Always good to keep hold of the rod or possibly lose it.Some of the returns were,Chris Johnston who had a cracking full tailed fish of 8lb 1oz among his 8,Wille McRobbie had a nice fish of 5lb 10ozs from his 9 fish,Gary Gormley recorded 18 with a cracking Blue of 4lb 2ozs,Jimmy Rhind had 23,Barry Ward had 10,Tommy Anderson had 11,Rob Harding had 22 on dry fly,S Scott had 27,Damian Masson had 11 fish,and Neil Smith had 18. Coarse loch Wasn't until the weekend where fish again became responsive and anglers had good catches of Ide,Bream,Skimmers and Roach on maggot.Next competition is on July 8 th and places are limited.Nmaes to the Glen soonest . Millbuies trout fishery Decent returns once again with good mixed catches of Browns to 4lbs,Rainbows and blues for anglers.Darren Whartton did well with 23 fish and most others around 8 up,good times on the dry now and plenty of fish rising around both lochs and no weed problems.S[port has been really good and with the lochs sheltered well from wind offers a good relaxing day on the water.

May 29, 2017
A bit of an up and down week due to the hot weather but overall still a good week where there were plenty of fish caught.Buzzers and dries were the order of the day for most of the week,Sunday it was white moths which were the key for any and buzzers,suspender buzzers in the main that worked best.Only when the really hot weather came in on Friday and Saturday did the fish seek shelter deeper down and intermediates were needed as water warmed and cooler water needed and then it was back to the floating lines after showers overnight which freshened everything up.Some examples of returns were,Slater Scott 29,Richard Rutherford 12,Brian Jaksson 11,Martin Duff 10,Gary Gormley 21,Neill Smith40, with a 6lb6oz fish his best,Willie McRobbie had 11and his best was a6lb15ozs fish,Laura Gallagher had 10,Damian Masson had 18, and Jim Dalziel had a fish of 7lbs 12ozs.Averages were good with between5 and 8 fish and only one or two blanks. Coarse loch Ideal for the coarse fish and they were certainly on the feed especially in the margins,fishing close in there was plenty caught and great to see the appearance of the carp asPaul Murdoch had one of 4lbplus and also lost a bigger one whenusing the pole and his elastic was at breaking point.He finished with plenty of Bream,Roach,Rudd and Ide.Gavin Milar also did well with Ide and roach.Perch also starting to take well.Method feeder and pellet with red maggot being the pick of the baits and pole doing very well.Next coarse compy is on Saturday june 10th.Names being taken now for this. Millbuies Trout fishery Fishing has again being good with plenty of insect life about and shipmans,kate mclarens,cormorants all doing well.Water is clear and fish lying close into shore but deeper up in the top loch.Weed has been sorted out and should clear in a week or so in the top loch where it shot up due to the heat but there is still plenty up there of clear water for fishing and dries doing very well on the top loch.Two sessions in operation now day and evening.



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