Links and Research


See below for links to many great things!

Local weather - current conditions and 5 day forecast

Pike Anglers Club of Great Britain - Working for the future of pike and pike fishing.

Fishers Tackle Store - Well stocked tackle shop in Penicuick with knowledgeable staff.

Glen Cafe - Enjoy views over the loch while relaxing in the cafe or bistro.

Kelso Fishing - Trout, salmon and grayling fishing on the River Tweed.

Coldstream & district Angling Association - Quality fishing for wild Brown Trout and Grayling

Jedforest Angling Club - Local angling club in the Scottish Borders offering Salmon, Trout and Grayling fishing.

The Half House - self-catering house on the banks of the loch.

Middle Ettrick - The Tweed tributaries of the Rivers Ettrick and Yarrow which run through the Duke of Buccleuch's delightful Bowhill Estate.

Pike Angler - dedicated to pike fishing and featuring pike waters, news and articles, with links and more from accross the web.

Tweed Trout & Grayling Initiative - Working to increase understanding of Brown Trout & Grayling in the Tweed Catchment

National Library of Scotland - Bathymetrical survey of St Marys Loch.

Fishing Almanac - Celestial assistance for when blanking becomes the norm!

Lure Fishing UK - A must see site for lure fishers.

Pike Fly Fishing Association - Resource site for this rapidly growing branch of Pike angling. - Fishing directory for game, sea and coarse angling in the UK and worldwide.

Spinfish - Online magazine and where to fish directory (nice Pike feature).

Trolling the Scottish Lochs. - Informative site on the art of Trolling.

Fishing Expert -Resource site offering expert advice on all types of fishing from a panel of experts.

Sue Macniven - Recommended Fishing guide

Gyrodactylus Salaris - Please familiarise yourself with the current precautions to be observed to prevent the introduction of this parasite. Click below to update yourself