Fishing at Kingennie
Kingennie has trout fishing (rainbow, blue, gold, brown) , with bait and fly-fishing on four well-stocked pools year-round. Catches vary according to the season and pool, from fighting trout of 1lb to 'old and cunning' fish of over 20lbs. The pools have fishing piers and some also have guard rails. Stocking takes place weekly, and details of latest catches are available on the Kingennie Fishings website. There is an on-going Fishing Competition with cash prize. Kingennie attracts around 10,000 anglers each year. Game-fishing can also be arranged on the rivers North Esk, Tay and Dee, and local lochs.
Forbes of Kingennie are the proud main sponsors for the Scottish Youth Fly Fishing Team. Mike Forbes himself a former National Fly Fishing Champion and Captain of the Senior Scottish International Fly Fishing Team is passionate about youth fishing and promoting the sport to the younger generation.
The Scottish Fly Fishing Youth Team comprises 14 members and 2 reserves and is open to boys & girls under the age of eighteen.
Members of the Team qualify for selection at a two day, boat competition in the Autumn of each year (closing date for applications is June) with the International being held in July the following year.
Membership of the Team requires commitment to 2 residential week-ends, 6-8 formal training days, team work, a willingness to learn & practise, practise, practise.
We at Kingennie host some of the team practice days and offer preferred rates for members, coaches and sponsors a like for accommodation and fishing.
Sports Desk Number 01382 350213
Special prices for Lodge guests, OAP's, Clubs, Juniors, Students, and Disabled.
Wheelchair access. Ample parking.
All the essentials like flies, leaders, hats, glasses and accessories are all stocked at the Sportsmans Entrance.