Loch Fad

Welcome to Loch Fad

Loch Fad (Rainbow and Brown Trout) – 175 acres, the ‘long loch’ is situated on the lovely Island of Bute off the west coast of Scotland and lies directly along the Highland fault line. It is classified byScottish Natural Heritage as a site of special scientific interest (SSSI) for its scenic beauty and its huge […]

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The weekend of 28th-29th

Visitors to Loch Fad had a few rainbows to take home. Best catches today were the rainbow warriors who had 51 fish. The best rainbow caught weighed 9lbs 4oz. All fish were caught on sinking lines, green pea fly, orange blob, and black and green fritz from dam wall and Visitors to fad had a […]

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Loch Fad Now Open ….

Loch fad is now open for all angling! The Loch has been fishing well for rainbows from boat and bank. The best catches recorded: Martin Wheeler caught the first trout from fad at the old jetty on orange and white lures on a fast glass line. Martin ended up with 8 fish for his day. Frazer […]

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New Season Prices and Information

With the reopening of the loch for 2015 we have published a new brochure with prices and information for our visitors. You can download it by clicking here  

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Loch Fad to reopen on Feb 1st 2015

Loch Fad will open for Rainbow Trout fishing on the 1st feb 2015. We have monitored loch fad for more than a year with positive results , and would now welcome pike anglers to come and fish the loch over the winter months to establish what the loch has to offer in the coarse angling I […]

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June 2013

Loch Fad water quality is clear at the moment. Fishing has been good for some visiting anglers and local anglers. Looking at all recent catches with regards to quality of trout. Most have had no lice on them so trout fishing is fine. With regards to pike, based on recent catches some have lice and some […]

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May 27th Fishing Report

The best catches at Loch Fad this week went to Ian Kettles and Brian Stobbie with 16 in the boat, most on mini lures. Harry Dee and William Mclaren had 18 fish along at the first fence on bait whilst Mr Green’s lads caught 19 fish at old the pumphouse also on bait. The Park […]

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May 19th Fishing Report

This week on Fad has seen some great sport for the pike lads. With over 100 fish caught up to 26lbs+ from boathouse to the top end of Fad on lures and dead baits. Nicklas Jonsson boys had 65 pike up to 19lbs, John Curries visit 45 pike up to 15lbs and Stevie from m/ […]

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