Fisheries

Deveron – Coniecleugh

Located four miles downriver from Huntly, Coniecleugh Beat is some two and a half miles long and mainly double bank with 20 named pools. This is a four rod beat normally fished on a two-up, two-down basis with a change …

Deveron – Corniehaugh & Mains of Mayen

Six miles downstream of Huntly, this is a quiet and tranquil beat, double banked and about one and a half miles long. It is a six rod beat with 16 named pools, two fishing huts and a boat to cross …

Deveron – Dunlugas

Just over two miles of prime salmon and sea trout fishings accommodating four rods. There is also excellent brown trout fishing during April and May.

Deveron – Eden

One of the Deveron’s most prolific beats (over two miles of the lower river), accommodating six rods and mainly double bank. The beat has had much repair work carried out over the last few years and is in excellent condition …

Deveron – Euchries

A compact beat on the middle river which has excellent holding pools for salmon, although they can be tricky to fish. It is one of the best beats on the river for brown trout. Wading is difficult as there are …

Deveron – Forglen

Perhaps the most sought-after beat on the river. Strictly fly only after April and covering some four miles of prime river. Double bank all the way although fished off the left bank and supporting six rods. It is the traditional …

Deveron – Kinnairdy

Kinnairdy Castle is some eight miles down river from Huntly. The fishing is on the left bank only and the beat is about one mile long with six named pools; it is let as a two rod beat. The owner …

Deveron – Lower Netherdale

Lower Netherdale lies some 12 miles downstream of Huntly. The hut is situated in the middle of the beat, which is about 2 miles long and 18 named pools. The top half is double bank and the lower half is …

Deveron – Mountblairy

Mountblairy is some three miles below Turriff. It is split into two _ Upper and Lower. Upper beat (for two rods) is three quarters of a mile of the left bank with 12 named pools. Lower beat (also for two …

Deveron – Rothiemay

Rothiemay beat is downstream of the bridge at Rothiemay village about six miles from Huntly, via the B9022. Fishing is on the right bank only and extends for about a mile. It is a two rod beat with 8 named …