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.
Has 9 named pools including the world famous
Pitlochrie pool and others including, Dyke side,
Kirkie Stream, The Wash House, Cawnpore, Minister,
Woodside, Horsey and the Tar Tank.
This beat offers good bank fishing in all heights
of water for fly fishing and spinning. It is also
excellent for harling from the 2 boats provided.
It fishes 6 Rods and has a hut situated overlooking
the Wash house.
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