On the West Side of the Peninsula there are still a few Fish being caught.The Small Boats and Charter Boats are catching some Haddock,Codling ,Dogfish ,Small Whiting,Pollack,Coalfish and the Odd Mackerel have been turning up. From the Rock Marks around Clanyard ,Portlogan,West Tarbet,and Portpatrick there have been some Codling and Pollack also from Marks with sandier bottoms such as The Yellow Isle the odd plaice has been making an appearance.
Lochryan Sea Angling Association held their Trophy Presentation on Saturday 8th April ,above are a few pics of the Trophy Winners Junior Champ- Leon Paton Junior Most species- James Mc Intyre Snr Overall Champ- Eric Mc Lean Species Hunt -Mark Dewar All.Night trophy- Colin Rothwell Snr Champ Roving- Eric Mc Lean Snr Champ Pegged- John Higgins Heaviest Bass- Andy Smith Heaviest Flatfish-Colin Rothwell Heaviest Fish – Neil Allison Pairs Trophy Neil Allison and John Higgins Knockout Trophy -Mark Dewar.
Stranraer and District Trout waters have been Fishing really well with some nice sized over-wintered Brown and rainbow Trout being caught. Day Tickets are available from us at The SportShop ,Stranraer and cost £18.00 for an Adult and £10.00for Juniors .You are able to keep 2 Fish but when you kill your 2nd Fish you have to leave the Water. Best Flies to use on Dindinnie and Soulseat are Hares Ears ,Crunchers,Black nymphs,Zulu wet Flies and various other Patterns .Bait and Spinning is Allowed at Soulseat loch but Dindinnie reservoir is fly only
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