Artloch Fishery Aerial Photograph

Fishing Links    The website for Sharpe's of Aberdeen. A very comprehensive guide to fly fishing for trout and salmon in Aberdeenshire; includes fishery reports and local angler discussion board. Trout and salmon fishing holidays, pike fishing and general guide to salmon, trout course angling and sea fishing in Scotland. A comprehensive site that includes Scottish fisheries and weekly reports, fishery features, flies and fly-tying, Scottish rivers and even "Send a Card". Flies for sale, excellent advice on using a particular fly and UK wide fishing venue site index. An excellent database covering Scottish rivers and lochs, including map co-ordinates and contact details. A comprehensive site about fishing the river Spey, including news, events, day ticket prices and contact details. A UK wide game angling website, complete with a discussion board Fancy a Scottish fishing holiday or short break, whether on a river, wild loch, Stillwater or sea? Then visit this website.   The site of the River Deveron and its tributaries Bogie and Isla.


Local Links

Accommodation: A centrally located hotel in Huntly with easy access to shops and amenities. Another centrally located hotel in Huntly.    Attached to the Gordon Arms Hotel (see above) it offers 7 dormitories each with a variety of numbers of beds.     A local 4 Star Farmhouse B&B together with 3 x 2 Star self-catering cottages that sleep 4 to 6 people. Two self-catering holiday cottages set in the heart of Speyside, located just outside Dufftown. A comfortable B&B offering 2 en-suite bedrooms and a hearty Scottish breakfast in Rhynie, near Dufftown. 3-star Guest House situated in Aberlour, the heart of Speyside.

Places to Visit/Activities: Huntly Caravan Park, close to the river Deveron and only 5 minutes walk to the town centre.   Highly recommended. Regular flying displays, falcons experience days and a cafe and picnic area. Watch wild Peregrine falcons nesting.  Open only while the falcons are nesting, generally Apr to Sep.   The official tourism site for Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen City. Links to trails in the Grampian area including the Castles, Victorian Heritage and Coastal. Deans Shortbread, Huntly, includes a very good eatery with an online and factory shop. Home site for Rizzas of Huntly, manufacturer of ice cream since 1903.