Nith – Drumlanrig Castle

Within the Queensberry Estate of the Buccleuch Estates near Thornhill, Dumfriesshire, approximately 7 miles of exclusive sea trout and salmon fishing across four defined beats (Lower, Middle, Upper and Nith Linns). The river broadens from a rocky Gorge into a mainly graveled riverbed with suitable pools and reaches offering good accessible fishing for both salmon and sea trout. The four beats vary in length but are balanced for quality. There are 28 named pools across the four beats.

Contact Details


01848 600 415

Address / Location

Buccleuch Sporting,
Queensberry Estate Office
Drumlanrig Mains,

Web Address

Season Dates and Prices

Season Dates

The season runs from the 25th of February to 30th November and prices vary throughout the season from approx. All prices exclude V.A.T. In the main salmon season it is preferred that weekly or 3-day bookings are made, however daily permits are offered subject to availability.

General Prices Information

Day Prices : GBP17.00 to GBP107.00 per rod/day,
Lower & Middle Beats
GBP14.00 to GBP101.00 per rod/day,
Upper Beat
GBP 12.50 to GBP69.00 per rod/day,
Nith Linns
Season Ticket GBP275 (ALL ABOVE EXCL VAT)
Evening sea trout permits GBP29 incl VAT per rod/evening..

Day Ticket Price (specific dates)

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Week Ticket Price

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Annual Ticket Price

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Other Information

Fishery District

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