Fishing

DSCN3066 The Uists have some of the finest brown trout fishing in Europe and the best months for fishing these are May, June and September.

Excellent seat trout and salmon fishing abounds in the lochs or both North and South Uist. Sea trout are also caught in the sea pools of the north and west coasts, which are unique to North Uist.

House-Images21You can obtain fishing permits from local angling clubs, or from local estate offices.  Ghillies available include Stewart, who is always delighted to share experiences with fellow fishing enthusiasts.  He’s also a keen fly-tyer and occasionally has some available for purchase.

Local contacts are:

NUAC      Secretary 01876 580341
SUAC      Secretary 01878 700202

North Uist Estate     Office 01876 500229
South Uist Estate     Office 01878 708002