Pots of Gartness, 12 October 2019

This was a first visit to the Pots of Gartness on the River Endrick to try to photograph leaping salmon and trout.  Arrived and no signs initially.  It looked a good height for running, but maybe a tad high for jumping.  As I watched, I started seeing a few backs swirling around in the foam,…

Buchanty Spout, 28 September 2019

A visit following heavy rain and the river dropping to below 0.5 m on the Newtonbridge gauge, though that turned out to be still a tad high at Buchanty.  Very little until mid-day, after which there was a reasonable amount of activity.  A lot of the fish were small.  The river was an ideal height…

Lake of Menteith, 25 August 2019

This was the Sunday session: mid-day till 7:00 p.m., and the second of a double-header of 2 outings to the Lake in 8 days.  The one last Saturday saw a welcome end to the hot weather period with the fish coming out the deeps to play again.  The first semi-final of the Scottish Clubs’ comp…