Top Trout Fishing Spots in Wester Ross

Aultbea Lochs
Aultbea Estates offer visitors trout fishing on 20 lochs, of which 15 lie on the Slaggan peninsula directly to the north of Aultbea.

Permits from Laide Post Office. Tel: 01445 731252.
loch na beiste
Loch na Beiste

Gairloch Angling Club Lochs
Gairloch Angling Club offer permits for a large group of lochs to the east of Gairloch known as the Gairloch Hill Lochs, as well as Loch Tollaidh and Loch Bad an Scalaig, two roadside lochs holding brown trout of excellent quality, with occasional fish caught in the 3-4 lbs class. 

Gairloch Angling Club – permits from Gairloch Garage.
loch bad an scalaig
Bad an Scalaig

Gairloch Estate Lochs
Permits are also available in the village for other Gairloch Estate hill lochs, including Loch na h-Oidche and the Gorm lochs, though these involve a serious 'walk-in'.

Gairloch Estate - permits from The Anchorage, Gairloch.
loch na h-oidche
Loch na h-Oidche

Shieldaig Lodge Hotel Lochs
The Shieldaig Lodge Hotel offers visitors trout fishing on the Shieldaig Estate lochs, though hotel guests have priority. These include an excellent group of hill lochs just above the hotel known as the Fairy lochs. Loch Bad a' Chrotha, on the road to Badachro is actually a salmon and sea trout loch.

Permits from Shieldaig Lodge Hotel, Tel: 01445 741333.
loch bad a' chrotha
Loch Bad a' Chrotha

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