Guilded Salmon Fishing

Salmon Fishing Guides Scotland

Welcome to our newsletter page where Scottish salmon fishing updates will be entered on an ongoing daily basis.

Learning how to fish for salmon correctly is a very important factor as a salmon fishing permit on its own is valueless without the water knowledge, fishing ability & correct salmon fishing equipment levels.

We hope you'll book a guided salmon fishing experience in Scotland and become an entry on this web page.

Jock Monteith

22 Nov 2021

Catch A Perfect Spring Salmon

There's no mistaking the fact that a fresh run Scottish Spring salmon is the most treasured achievement in fresh water angling and especially if you've managed to coax it out on the fly. The River Tay in Perthshire is a great venue to achieve this on as the Tay has a very consistent run of Spring salmon these days. Follow this link for detailed information on our professionally guided River Tay salmon fishing package.

Perfect Tay Spring Salmon

21 Nov 2021

Hooking Scottish Salmon

One of the most important parts of Scottish salmon fishing is understanding exactly how to deal with the take from a salmon and why you should never ever react too quickly. Thousands of salmon hooking opportunities are lost on the Scottish rivers each year because this simply and logical skill is not known by anglers or taught properly by inexperienced salmon guides. Follow this link for more information on our quality assured Scottish salmon fishing guided days.

Hooking River Tay Salmon

20 Nov 2021

Salmon Fishing Gift Vouchers

Treat a colleague or loved one to a quality introduction into the fascinating world of Scottish salmon fishing. Full equipment is supplied along with tactical tuition from a top professional salmon fishing guide with access to a prime Scottish salmon fishing venue. Nothing beats a professionally conducted introduction to this amazing pursuit. Follow this link for more details on our guided salmon fishing packages and take the guesswork out of the equation.

Fly Fishing Tuition Scotland copy

19 Nov 2021

Fishing Your Salmon Fly Correctly

There's a huge difference between swimming your salmon fly optimally down through a pool in a controlled manner or just letting it do its own thing in the steam. True success in Scottish salmon fishing is achieved by taking total control of your salmon fly and focussing 100% on exactly how it is behaving from the moment it lands in the river until it's time to be recast again. Take your salmon fishing approach seriously and learn exactly how to be effective.

Fishing The Salmon Fly Correctly

18 Nov 2021

Salmon River Fishing Stealth

Learning how to approach a salmon pool plays a big part in success as far too many salmon fishers make the big mistake of charging straight into the pool to deeply with their chest waders on without realising the damage they're doing to their chances of success. If you study this picture the correct wading line should be 30ft back from the deep dark water seam in other words a minimum of 2 rod lengths so as not to spook any resident salmon that may be present.

Salmon river stealth

17 Nov 2021

Scottish Fly Fishing

Here's a beautiful shot of a classic Scottish fly fishing stream on the River Tay. To my mind what you see here are perfect salmon fly fishing conditions with an overcast sky but still a glimmer of sunlight which creates a sparkle on the surface of the water. There's always a huge sense of excitement & expectations in the air for me when these conditions occur and they nearly always result in a fish or two. Learning the river moods is an important part of salmon fishing.

Scottish Fly Fishing Streams

16 Nov 2021

The Perfect Salmon Capture

Personally I believe that all human beings should break from the technical boredom of modern day society at least once in their lifetime to experience the sheer adrenalin inducing thrill associated with the capture of a super fit heavyweight Atlantic salmon. Follow this link to ease the normally highly complicated arrangement process of arranging  a professionally guided Scottish salmon fishing experience to make this scenario a distinct possibility.

The Perfect Catch

15 Nov 2021

Playing A Salmon On The Fly Rod

The most important thing of all after you've hooked a salmon is to maintain a high rod position at all times during the fight. A salmon will head down deep while it's in danger and will try to rub the hook out of its mouth on the riverbed as I've observed on many occasions. Keep a good bend on the rod throughout the fight and look for some deep slow moving & snag free water to land the salmon in once you've connected. If you've been taught how to set the hook correctly the fight should be stress free & enjoyable.

14 Nov 2021

Salmon Fishing Tuition Courses

Our renowned Scottish salmon fishing guided days are a true fast track access point into learning the most important salmon fishing skills to allow you to gain instant traction in this wonderful rural pursuit. Whether fishing alone or as a member of a small team of salmon fishing students this service is well worth consideration as without knowledge and understanding of the important aspects of this sport you're more than likely wasting time.

Salmon Fishing Tution Courses

13 Nov 2021

Catching Perfect Tay Spring Salmon

The amazing calibre of salmon that show up in the River Tay and a few of its tributary rivers through the Spring months has to be experienced to be fully appreciated. Not only are these fish physically in a league of their own but so are their fighting qualities. When you connect with one of these perfect specimens on a fly rod you'll then also fully understand what I'm talking about from a sheer power point of view. Book now for 2022 while top professional salmon guide availability remains.

Catching Perfect Tay Spring Salmon