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Loch Leven Research Update 2014

Those of you who follow this blog regularly may remember that last year we did a blog post detailing all the various forms of research that is going on at Loch Leven covering water quality, the fish population, cormorant numbers … Continue reading

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(Very) Early Season Report

The 2014 Loch Leven season kicked off 2 weeks ago (in theory) although, quite understandably, not many anglers have been foolhardy enough to brave the below average (for the time of year) temperatures and the chilly east winds.  There is therefore not … Continue reading

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Article about Loch Leven in The Sketch (19th September 1894 edition)

We have just found this one page article about fishing in Loch Leven in a publication called The Sketch dating back to September 1894.  Apologies for the tiny size of print (you will have to zoom in to read it) … Continue reading

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Loch Leven – End of 2013 Season Report

Looking back over the 2013 season on Loch Leven, it appears to have been very much a ‘game of two halves’.  We had to endure a very protracted cold spring and, in early April, we had ice forming in some … Continue reading

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Loch Leven Fishing Report – week ending 5th October

Saturday 5th October marked the end of the 2013 season on Loch Leven with the annual Loch Leven Championship providing the final curtain call.  Conditions were relatively benign, being dull with the odd glimpse of sunshine and a good south … Continue reading

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Loch Leven Fishing report – week ending 29th September

The main feature of the past week at Loch Leven has been continuing appearance of large brown trout in catches, with several in the 4 – 6 lbs range being caught and mostly returned.  Alan Moonie recorded the largest specimen … Continue reading

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Loch Leven Fishing report – week ending 22nd September

Big fish again have been featuring well in returns at Loch Leven over the last week.  John Kaye & Jim Foster, fishing just of the old fish ponds on the north shore, had an epic struggle with a fish which … Continue reading

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Loch Leven Fishing Report – week ending 15th September

  Persistent strong winds almost stopped the fishing at times last week on Loch Leven but there always seemed to be some (intrepid?) anglers prepared to brave the conditions.  On Sunday, for example, when gales were lashing the west coast … Continue reading

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Loch Leven Fishing Report – week ending 8th September

Some very nice fish are stilling showing, and quite a number have been caught, over the last week on Loch Leven.  The best fish that we are aware of was taken by Dean Barrie and weighed 4 lbs 7 ozs.  … Continue reading

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Loch Leven Fishing Report- week ending 1st September

Windy conditions made fishing on Loch Leven pretty challenging at times last week, especially at the weekend.  Indeed, even presenting your flies at times proved quite difficult.  That said, some very good fish were landed.  Matthew Graham landed a lovely … Continue reading

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