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Kenmore Beat - Upper Tay



The Kenmore beat of the Upper River Tay offers double bank fishing on 2.5 miles of the River Tay beginning at the Kenmore Bridge, the mouth of the mighty Tay.  

Salmon Fishing - Kenmore Hotel
Kenmore Hotel provides Salmon fishing permits from the Hotel Pool to Tommy Price (9 pools), click here to download a copy of the map. Fly-fishing and spinning are allowed on all pools. A double handed fly rod is recommended. Floating and sink tip lines are favoured mostly, with sunk lines being used in Spring and late Autumn. A strong single-handed rod can easily be used in summer for Grilse. Favoured flies are the Willie Gunn and Ally's Shrimp. Spinning with a 10 – 12' rod can be productive especially in high water.

Visitors can obtain permits from Kenmore Hotel which is open seven days a week from 08.00am - 10.00pm, situated in the Village Square. Email by clicking here or call 01887 830 205
Day Permit: £30.00 per person

Trout Fishing - Taymouth Angling Club
Taymouth Angling Club was established in 1997 to provide trout fishing to residents of Kenmore as well as to visitors to the area. Trout are normally around the pound mark and can be prolific, there are some better specimens in the more inaccessible places. Fishing is strictly by fly only using a conventional fly rod and line, with a maximum of 20 rods per day. Barbless hooks are requested.  Senior Citizens, Juniors and the Disabled may fish the Hotel Pool using any method.

Visitors can obtain permits from the Kenmore Post Office which is open seven days a week from 8.00am - 6.00pm, situated in the heart of Kenmore Village opposite the hotel. Call 01887 830 200
Day Permit: £5.00 per adult / £2.00 per junior & concession
Weekly Permit: £25.00 per adult

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The Square
Kenmore
PH15 2NU

Phone: 01887 830200 or 01887 830205

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