2018 Fishing Report

Nairn Kayak Club www.nairnkayakclub.org  Every Thursady night (MAY - SEP). Lochs will be CLOSED to all fishers for this session. Thanks for your understanding. 




Sunday, Monday and Tuesday saw fish caught on all days Thomas Grant had 1, Neil Scowen 6 and Barry 3. Monday saw Willie Jacobson with 6 and today saw David MacDonald with 3. eggs and blobs the flies catching the most fish. 




 Friday saw Ray Stewart with 2 fish, Sam Angus with 1, John French with 3 and Dave Lancaster with 4. Today Saw Dave Lancaster with another 6 fish( Orange blob, lime green and black buzzer) , Paul MacDonald with 2, Graham Matherson with 2 and Peter with 2.





Sunday saw Zak and Leanne fishing the fly loch, both having fish. Colin Duncan was up Monday, he had 3 nice rainbows on lime green. J.McKendarick had 2 fish. Today saw Johnson Switon with a fish, dave MacGregor with 4 fish. Derek Ritchie with 1. David MacDonald with 4 (orange blob) 





Yesterday saw two nice fish caught by Thomas Grant,1 at 5lbs 3oz and another at 3lbs 8oz. Thomas had a total of 5 fish. Paul Thomson had a fish as well. And Mr Cowie had 2 fish. Today saw John French with 3 nice rainbows. 



 A fantastic Saturday(6th) at Geddes with Gordie Nicoll having a total of sixteen fish. Zak Keil 8 fish, one at 3LBs 11ozs, Dave Lancaster on six fish. Brian Scobie on 1. Lime Green and Black buzzer catching most fish.

 Sundays second match of the Summer League went well with 33 fish caught. Zak Keil with a fish of 4LBs 2oz. And a total of 33 fish caught.

 Another good days fishing had. David MacDonald had 3, Derek had 1 at 4.10LBs. Nathan and his dad were up Nathan on 4 fish and dad on 1. John French had 3 fish in the morning.




More blues getting caught, Rob Buie having his first Geddes blue today. John French had one as well plus 2 nice rainbows. Yesterday Mark was getting fish to the buzzer on a slow fiuge of eight. 




A few more blues coming out, Dave Lancaster had 3 over the last 3 days and a couple of nice rainbows, Leanne had one as well zak top fisher this week with 7 Rainbows in one session.

The Trout Masters was won by Graham Matherson and the Geddes Open was won by John Brown. There were a total of 44 fish caught, mostly to smaller flies and buzzers. 




 Just to keep you all up to date, Derek Ritchie had 4 fish today and 1 was the first ??BLUE trout, just over the 2lb mark, all four fish returned. Briain Scobie had 2 Rainbows, Nathan Foy 1. Black Taddy fly of the day.





 Well the last 2 week have see some excellent returns, Rab Hay with 10, Willie Jacobson with 11 one at 4LBs, Nathan Connell 3 nice rainbows. Thomas Grant 5 fish over a couple of visits. David & Derek MacDonald have had there fair share on the orange blob. 

 Dave "The Bomber" Lanchaster after his winter break straight on to the fish with 3. sean Allan 3 nice fish on the orange blob, Ian Hendry, 4 good fighting rainbows to the cats Whisker.





Even with the start of the month being frozen we have had 145 fish caught, the biggest so far Rob Buies 6lb 1oz Rainbow. The past couple of days have seen some good fish caught. Derek Ritchie 4 fish, one at 5lb 1oz, R.G.Mark 2 fish Dave McGregor 6 fish, Johnson Swinton 1 fish, rob buie 10 fish, Mark Methuen 6 fish and Nathan Foy 1 fish.





David MacDonald was up today and had 3 fish for 9lbs the biggest at 3lb 8oz. Thomas Grant had 4 fish, his biggest 2lb 8oz.
David on the orange blob, Thomas on the cut throat leech.





The last 5 days has seen a much better fish return with 90% of fishers, returning 1 or more fish. Cats , olive and orange blobs doing the job. 





 Well what a funny past couple of day it has been!!!! Sunday saw Zak Keil with 8 nice rainbows and S.Dickie with 2 fish, one over the 4lb mark. Then Monday saw the fly loch 1/4 frozen again, and no one catching?? Today saw Kevin MacDonald with just the 1 fish on an olive buzzer on a slow sinking line.




A.Laurie, A.Marrs and J. Cook up from Falkirk, had a great day up at Geddes today despite the cold weather. A. Laurie had 8 Rainbows to the Damsel, A.Marrs had 7 Rainbows on the Cats and J.Cook had 3 to various lures. 





The Cats Whisker doing most of the damage since the ice has cleared. Stephen Archibald and Zak Keil having 19 fish between them. Zak had a fantastic day with 11 hard fighting rainbows.Paul Thomson had 5 fish on the buzzer. Dean Geddes had 3 fish on the Cats. Rob buie also had a fish on the Cats. David MacDonald had to fish today(Tuesday).





A lot of fish caught over the weekend and Monday with Nathan Connell and Dean Geddes both having 8 fish, David MacDonald (86 years young) had 4 fish and his son Derek 1,  R Morrison 2 fish and Wayne Willetts 1. With alot of fish lost.





Today saw Greg, Thomas and Ray, all had fish. White lure fished deep doing the trick.





Over the last 11 day we have had 12 fish over the 3lb mark, mostly to smaller flies. Bigger lure have been taking fish between 2 - 3lbs.




Rob Buie had a really good day  with 7 fish to a blue flash damsel, Nathan Connell had 5 fish on different flies, Derek Richie had 3 fish, Lewis also had 3 and Ally Hunter had 1 fish.




Paul Thomas had 6 fish today (Blue Buzzer), Brian Scobie 2 fish and Derek Ritche 1. Three of the fish caught today were over 3LBs 




Donald Patience was up to day and it was cracking with 2 fish over the 3lb mark. using the bubble gum worm.




Rob Buie had tied his own flies, he tried them out today and had 4 fish. Wayne willets had five fish mostly to a white wotsit.  




Today 3rd Feb saw 26 fish caught between 6 fishers, main fly for Rab hay with 11 was orange blob, and pink and white lure. Fraser was fishing the biscuit blob under the bung for his five fish,  Kevin McLaren had 5 fish to the "dennis the menace" fly (black and red). Aaron Wallace had 2 fish on lures. Thomas Grant had 2 fish using biscuit blob and Ian MacKinnon had a fish to the lure.




 Since the ice has gone a few fish getting caught, Derek Ritchie, brian Scobie, The MacDonald father and son team are but a few who have been catching.

Fish still being caught. Today 6th Brian Scobie had 2 fish and Rab Hay had 1, yesterday Jamie Sinclar had 3 fish.