Bad weather and a high loch (no beaches for the boats) confined Saturday end-of-season festivities to the harbour at Balmaha. No less festive though! Needless to say, Sunday morning brought in a glorious day.
In the middle of an algal bloom, but the wind had blown it all to the east end, and the top half of the water was crystal clear.
Mayfly hatch starting to tail-off, but fish still very much interested in them.
A very blowy day, with not much doing, mayfly feeding-wise.
Ten of us fished the lochs for a week, split into sub-groups of 6 and 4, accommodation-wise. I fished in the group of 6, along with Terry Doyle, Dave McDowell, Brian Wright, Gavin Gilchrist and Angus MacRitchie. I was on Loch Eye for 2 days, Craggie for 2 days, plus a day each on Lochs…