South Esk – Kirriemuir Angling Club

Kirriemuir Angling Club (KAC) was founded in 1919 and has fished the River South Esk in Glen Clova for 91 years. The water is leased from Airlie Estates and fishing is permitted from both banks for Salmon, Grilse and Sea Trout from 16 February to 31 October. No fishing is permitted on a Sunday.
The Club offers members of the public the opportunity to purchase Day Permits, Weekly Permits or Full Membership.
The beat, includes farmland where cattle and sheep regularly graze. Members of the public are asked to abide by the Countryside Code. As a condition of lease, the policy of NO DOGS must be adhered to at all times.
The beat consists of very varied fishing from rough water to long gliding pools.
The beat is fly fishing only in all water conditions.

Contact Details


Day and weekly permits are now available from:-Thistle Newsagent 48 High St. Kirriemuir Tel.No 01575 572530;Angus Angling 117 East High St.Forfar Tel.No.01307 466366; Anglers Choice 259 Strathmartin Rd. Dundee Tel.No. 01382 811211

Address / Location

Ross Watson, Secretary
Kirriemuir Angling Club
2 Angusdale,
Main Road,

Web Address

Season Dates and Prices

Season Dates

No information supplied.

General Prices Information

Per day: 20
Per Week : 100
Per Year : 150

Day Ticket Price (specific dates)


Week Ticket Price

No information supplied.

Annual Ticket Price

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Other Information

Fishery District