Scottish Flyfisher

Click here to edit subtitle


Loch Bainnie (Beannie)

Loch Bainnie or Loch Beanie as it is also called is in the lower reaches of Glen Shee and is easily accessed from the Spittal of Glenshee. Bank or boat fishing for brown trout. The boat is kept in the boat house, 

Brown trout, fly fishing only. The loch is approached from the A93 by taking the Compass Christian turnoff and turning right for Invereddrie Farm. Leave your car to the left of the farm buildings. This loch has a boat which can be reserved by telephoning Mrs Young, Invereddrie Farm, Glenshee, tel: 01250 885241.

Invercauld Estate
013397 41224 

Inveredrie Farm
01250 885241

Loch Tanar

Glen Tanar Estate,
AB34 5EU

Tel: (013398) 86451


Trout fishing on a well-stocked, private loch provides a guaranteed tranquility fix in peaceful, secluded surroundings.

For small groups of family or friends they offer fly-fishing by boat for rainbow trout and brown trout. 

They have three boats available, and allow two rods per boat. Lifejackets for adults and children are available, but please bring your own fishing equipment.

Day and evening sessions are available from March to December (Monday to Sunday inclusive):

  • Daytime 9am to 5pm
    Adult £30, Child £15
  • Evening 5pm to 10pm (or until dark during the shorter days)
    Adult £25, Child £10

Two fish can be taken per session by each adult rod, and one fish per child rod. Children must be accompanied by an adult. If more fish are caught, they can be purchased at £6 per fish or returned alive to the loch. All brown trout fishing is on a catch and release basis only. 

Permits are available at Brooks House during office hours, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, and bookings are taken for the weekend. Please contact us in advance to check availability.