Fishing Tackle

FISHING TACKLE

We stock a huge range of Equipment for both Sea and Freshwater Angling.

 

Please call in to see our vast Stock and take advantage of our Knowledge and Experience of the Area,maybe we can help to make your visit to our Area a Memorable one.

 

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Clothing and Footwear

CLOTHING & FOOTWEAR

Country Don,t let our Scottish weather get the better of you whilst in pursuit of your favourite pastime.

 

Be it walking,Shooting ,Sea or Freshwater angling ,we have a vast range of attire and accessories in store to keep you warm and dry.

 

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Indoor Sports

INDOOR SPORTS

We have a Range of equipment and Accessories for Indoor Sports

 

These include Dartboards,Various Darts, Sharpeners ,Flights and Stems. Badminton Shuttlecocks, Table Tennis balls,Snooker Chalk,Cue Tips and also Dominoes suitable for Domino league Games.

 

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Outdoor sports

OUTDOOR SPORTS

For Outdoor Sports a selection of items are kept in store.

 

For Green Bowling, Waterproofs, Jumpers, Fleeces, Bags, Shoes and accessories such as Grippo to deliver that all important Bowl to the Jack .Tennis Balls, Footballs, BallPumps, Shinguards and Football socks also in stock

 

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ABOUT US

 

The Sports Shop in Stranraer has been a long-established shop, having traded for more than 50 years. I (Eric McLean), the owner, have lived in the area all of my life and purchased the shop in 1989. I have a lot of knowledge of angling around the area in both sea and game, also I have competed in many local and national sea angling competitions all around the UK, where I have gained a lot of knowledge competing in these events and even managed to win a few over the years.

I have also fished overseas in many countries around the world with Fly, Bait and Lures, where I have been lucky enough to land some amazing fish. I tie up my own Flies and would be happy to tie up a few for your trip of a lifetime, whether it be local or abroad, but please give me some notice as the summer months are busy in the shop.

Anyone visiting our area, please pop in to the shop where we will try to help you out with equipment or baits to make your trip a successful one. We also keep permits for some of the local freshwater lochs and reservoirs in the area and can help out with the sea angling marks to try.

LATEST NEWS

 

Recent Trip to Xcalak in Mexico,Saltwater Flats Fishing - I recently had a Trip to Xcalak  which is on the most southerly part of Costa Mayo in Mexico on the Carribean Coast. Xcalak is also bordered on the south by Belize and on the other side by the famous Chetumal Bay and the nearest larger town to the North ...more
Weather has been awful but Fishing still Good - The Weather has been awful of late ,with strong winds and lots of rain,however the Fishing has been good from boat and shore¬† when we have had a calm day.   The Yellow Isle at Portpatrick has been throwing up a few Whiting, Dogfish Pollack etc.   The Cheese Rock ...more