Salmon Fishing season starts at luxury hotel resort

Dunkeld House Hotel welcomes the start of the River Tay salmon fishing season on Tuesday 15th January 2019.

Anglers will mark the start of the annual season, which runs until 15th October, with a traditional ceremony on the River Tay with Salmon Fishing Scotland, commencing between 9am and 9.30am on Tuesday 15th January. Visitors are welcome to come and watch the opening of the season.

Head Ghillie Gordon Pollock will join a number of regulars at Dunkeld House Hotel on Tuesday morning on the banks of the river. The group will process with a piper along to the fishing beat for a speech ahead of the blessing of the boat and the water. 

The First Cast will welcome in the fishing season on the River Tay for 2019 at the country estate.

Dunkeld House Hotel, sitting on the banks of the River Tay, has recently undergone a multi-million pound transformation and provides 4 star luxury accommodation and event space in the heart of Perthshire. 

Image: River Tay, Dunked House Salmon Fishing

Abigail Shepherd