There is a large car park situated beside the lodge and reservoir making it easy to carry the ever-increasing quantity of fishing tackle to the boats or bank, and assistance is available for anyone who requires it.
Tea, Coffee and snacks can be purchased at the fishery lodge.
There are 14 15′ boats for hire & since 2019 they have now 5hp propane outboards supplied with all the boats. Lifejackets are available for those who do not have their own.
The fishery comprises of two crystal clear lochs which are abounding with aquatic fly life, and as such top of the water sport can be enjoyed for most of the year.
Ledcrieff Loch is preserved as a fly-fishing only loch. Having been rescued from a history of neglect many many years ago, the owners have restored it to the exemplary condition it is in today.
The Loch is a relatively shallow water of 200 acres which provides rich feeding throughout the year resulting in good quality, grown on trout.
Over the years the members and committee have spent , and continue to spend, hours of hard work to form a first class Fishery with a deserved reputation for quality hard fighting , brown, rainbow and blue trout.
Fishing is run from the boathouse, which is adjacent to the B9113 Forfar to Montrose road - you can find a map via Google Maps on the Contact & Find Us page.
See our Prices page for details on fishing from bank, , engine/battery hire and times when permits can be obtained.
Tickets are sold on the understanding that anglers are familiar with and will abide by the rules of the Loch.
The Loch record stands at 17lbs 12 oz for brown trout and 17lbs 10ozs for rainbow trout.
Willowgate Trout & Salmon Fishery is situated on the banks of the legendary river Tay 2 miles from Perth City Centre. The fishery comprises of a 9 acre fly only trout loch and 4 miles of Salmon fishing on the River Tay. The loch is regularly stocked with grade one fully finned hard fighting Rainbow Trout minimum size 2lb up to 21lb.
There is an abundance of flora & fauna to be seen at the fishery, from the Osprey and Otter giving lessons on how to catch trout, the deer grazing along the banks to the wild orchids growing on the waters edge.
Tackle hire, tuition and gift vouchers available.
Corporate packages full days or evenings available.
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