With the recent low water conditions across Scotland this truly represents a period where you get to observe the magnificent salmon pool formations and differing stream flows and glides.
There's nothing better than watching the early morning mist come off Scotland's most famous salmon fishing destination prior to a day out in hot pursuit of its amazing sub surface inhabitants.
The River Dee up in Aberdeenshire is indeed another Scottish flagship salmon river which has immense natural beauty. The Dee's boulder strewn riverbanks and fast flowing pool necks create the perfect stepped salmon river terrain for stopping even the hardest running salmon.
Here's the perfect condition of wild Atlantic salmon that show up on the River Tay during the Spring months. Nothing betters the physical condition of these fine fish nor their fighting abilities during the well oxygenated cold water months.
Here's a fine shot of the River Tay with its dark swirling mysterious waters that can lure anglers from all across the globe. The Tay is indeed Scotland's flagship salmon river and always has sufficient water due to its massive loch fed headwater catchment also making it the best bet for fresh run fish.
Placing one of these fine creations at your boots in a landing net is no easy achievement. It takes good skill and plenty patience for this to happen so let one of our professional Scottish salmon guides show you the correct tactical approaches to ensure you succeed.
Thousands of international anglers visit Scotland each year in pursuit of our Atlantic salmon and it's no wonder why with over 400 salmon rivers some of which are massively famous on a global scale.
There's nothing more satisfying than empowering a through actioned Spey rod correctly to deliver an elegant fly out across a Scottish salmon river. Learn how to perform this traditional salmon fly fishing cast from one of our top professional salmon fishing instructors.
Tune yourself in to what the effective fishing skills & methods are for success in Scottish salmon fishing. It really is a fascinating business when you apply you mind to what's happening under the waterline and how salmon may be viewing things.
There's nothing more satisfying and exciting than having the skill and patience to hook & land a perfect fresh run Spring salmon. The next few weeks of the Scottish salmon fishing season are some of the best of the year due to the perfect condition of our fine Spring fish.
The Scottish salmon rivers have some of the most fantastic natural scenery that is scattered with significant historic landmarks such is the case here on the River Tay at Dunkeld.
Salmon Fishing On The River Dee