Fishing the Scottish Borders and Dumfries

The Scottish Borders is home not only to some excellent salmon rivers, but to some of the most spectacular views south of the Highlands. An ideal spot for a Scottish fishing holiday.


Fishing Peebles

Peebles lies in the heart of the Scottish Borders and is ideally located for fishing the River Tweed, famous for its trout and salmon fly-fishing. The trout season runs from 1st April to 30th September, and from 15th October to 30th November, the River Tweed is the only major Scottish river where you are allowed to catch salmon. For more information, click on the links below.

Peeblesshire Trout Fishing Association

Fishing on the River Tweed

Tweed Salmon Fishing

Fishing the Scottish Borders

Fishing Dumfries

Dumfries and Galloway has many trout lochs and salmon rivers, ideal for any angler. The River Nith provides excellent sea trout, trout and salmon fishing, and is suitable for anglers of different abilities. For more information on fishing Dumfries, click on the useful links below.

River Nith Salmon Fishing

Fishing in Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway Fishing

Whether you’re interested in salmon or trout fishing, you will be spoilt for choice with the fantastic rivers and lochs in the area around the Scottish Borders and Dumfries.

If you want to make the most of your fishing holiday in Scotland and explore the beautiful and historic area of Southern Scotland, why not stay in quality assured self-catering accommodation in the Scottish Borders or browse the holiday cottages in Dumfries.


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