Upper Murthly

River Tay

(Beat No 87 North\Left Bank) Grid ref NO 051 402 – NO 067 404 Also called Boat of Murthly

The Pools

upper murthly

TronachThe Burn
Black RocksThe Well
The GirnalThe Island Pool

Trout & Coarse Fishing

Trout and coarse fishing on this beat is administered by Dunkeld & Birnam AA
Fly and bait may be used on a conventional fly rod reel and line.
Fishing is from one hour before sunrise to one hour after sunset.
Day tickets available at very reasonobale cost
No bag limits. All trout under 10″ to be returned.
Sunday fishing is allowed.
Since this is an important salmon spawning area no coarse fishing is allowed outwith the trout season.
All parr and smolts to be returned unharmed.
13 permits are retained by club members while 4 are available to the public.
Large parties by arrangement.

Permits from:

Dunkeld Post Office

Salmon Fishing

Murthly Beat 2 is one of the best fly fishing waters on the Tay, set in stunning scenery near Dunkeld, Perthshire.
Five year average: 287 salmon/grilse and 30 sea trout 2 beats, both 1 mile of double bank, fished on alternate days
1 ghillie, 1 boat and 1 hut per beat.
Price range: From £40 + VAT to £170 + VAT per rod/day depending on the time of year.


Rory Galloway
5 Atholl Place
Perth PH1 5NE

Tel: 01738 630666
Fax: 01738 627264

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Days are also sometimes let by Michael Evans.

See http://www.michaelevans.co.uk

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Trout Fishing

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