Stanley Fishings - General
The beats are situated about 4 to 6 miles from
the top reaches of tidal water. The beats especially
Catholes, Pitlochrie and Benchil are amongst the
most famous Spring fishing beats on the Tay plus
they offer excellent autumn fishing in medium
to low water conditions.Luncarty offers good high
water Fishing. The Stanley fishings consist of
4 beats Luncarty, Benchil,
Pitlochrie and Catholes.
Offers some of the best fly fishing on the Tay
in the summer and autumn in low water conditions.
The spring fishing can be good especially in high
Good Sea Trout fishing in May and June.
Excellent fly fishing for Salmon and Grilse
from July to the end of the season in low water
This picturesque beat fishes 6 rods, has 2 boats
and a fishing looking down the long shot.
Has 10 named pools including Skellies, Aitken
Head, Plain Water, Ship linn, Long Shot, Tail
of Shot, Ewelundie, White Craigs, Little Shot