The opening celebration of the River Allan Fishings takes place at 12pm on the 15th March on the green in Kinbuck.

The Allan River remains Category 2 for 2019 under the Scottish Salmon Fisheries Reform.

Day permits are now inclusive of the whole river (12 miles of fishing) as per the association map (Note: The river section at Greenloaning is reserved for members only – see association map)

Season:

Salmon & Seatrout 15th March – 31st October

Brown Trout 15th March – 6th October

Daily Bag Limits. Salmon 1 Sea Trout 1 Brown Trout 4

 

REGULATIONS ON THE PERMIT:

Fly fishing only 15th March until 1st May

  • NO Gaffs, tailers, knotted landing nets.
  • Rod rests, set lines, diving minnows, prawns or shrimps.
  • Sunday fishing for salmon or sea trout.
  • Worm or any organic bait before 1st June and after 26th August. (Includes power baits)
  • Multiple hook flies, baits, or spinners. (One single, double, or treble hook only)
  • Use of light or electronic fish finding devices.
  • Fishing 25 yards from top and bottom of all weirs. Also Downstream of Ashfield dam for 200m as signposted.
  • Fast sinking or hi D lines
  • Hooks larger than size 4. (Singles only when bait fishing.)
  • Floats or bubbles
  • Artificial worm or maggot type baits before 1st June and after 26th August.
  • Trout to be taken under 10 inches in length
  • Damage to property, fires, or litter
  • Continuous fishing in one spot or fishing in front of another angler without their consent.

Anglers are also expected to abide by the FDSFB recommended code of practice

 

2020 Prices:

Trout, Salmon & Seatrout Adult Junior (16 or under)
Day Permit 15th March – 30th June £20.00 £10.00
Day Permit 1st July – 31st October £35.00 £17.50

 

Season Permits NEW MEMBERS Full Members Junior (16 or under) Senior (65 or over)
Including £10 initial joining fee. £170.00 £40.00 £110.00

 

Season Permits EXISTING MEMBERS Full Members Junior (16 or under) Senior (65 or over)
Including £10 initial joining fee. £160.00 £30.00 £100.00

 

Or

‘Season permit applications’ also available in store at Angling Active, which you will need to complete and send to AWAIA with, fee, passport sized photograph and an A5 envelope.

Notes:

  • Day permits available in store at Angling Active
  • Season permit applications available in store which you will need to complete and send to AWAIA with, fee, passport sized photograph and an A5 envelope.
  • SUNDAY fishing is permitted for Trout only.
  • No longer 2 beats, day permits cover the entire river.
  • Daily or season permits available. Application forms for season permits are provided at Angling Active.
  • Daily bag limits enforced.
  • Permits are non-transferable and are valid only until midnight on the date stated.

 

SEPA River Levels:

Bridge of Allan (downstream) – http://apps.sepa.org.uk/waterlevels/default.aspx?sd=t&lc=14889

Kinbuck (upstream) – http://apps.sepa.org.uk/waterlevels/default.aspx?sd=t&lc=14890

 

Discussion of the fishery:

Website – https://www.allanwaterangling.org/a>