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The Brahan Fishings

River Conon

The Brahan Fishings

River Conon
Fishings Fishings
£4,500 Per annum

Overview

The River Conon is Ross-shire’s premier salmon and sea-trout river. Set in the distinctive Ross-shire countryside The Brahan fishings comprise of approximately 6.75 miles and offers superb sport with a beautiful backdrop. This is a rare opportunity to rent a productive August week. Four rods with a ten year average of 12.5 fish.

We Say

Delightful double and single bank salmon fishing for 4 rods during this prime week, offering lovely fly water over 32 named pools.

Property Details

The River Conon is Ross-shire’s premier salmon and sea-trout river transformed by a major hydro-electric scheme in the 1950s. Set in the distinctive Ross-shire countryside The Brahan fishings comprise of approximately 6.75 miles, of which 3.75 miles are double bank fishing. This is a rare opportunity to rent a productive August week on the beautiful River Conon. Four rods with a ten year average of 12.5 fish.

Sporting

The fishings are divided into three beats: the Lower, Middle and Upper Brahan beats, each providing fishing for a party of 4 rods who rotate over the beats on a daily basis.  (Note:  A fifth ‘guest’ rod may fish on the Lower Beat when water conditions allow providing one of the five rods fishes the Sluggan).   Each beat has a character of its own and provides a wide variety of prime fly fishing water.

These scenic and productive beats offer fantastic fishing and consist of 32 named pools over the 6.75 miles. Known for its consistency, varied landscape and beauty, the Brahan beats are the most productive beats on the River Conon achieving a 5-year average of over 700 salmon & grilse per year in total.

The fishings are let exclusively as timeshare weeks by the ‘Conon Syndicate’, whose members take the same specific week each year.

FISHING HUTS, BOATS AND GHILLIES

Each beat has two fishing huts and there are a total of 6 boats on the River. The fishings are served by two full time Ghillies.

The rods are held in perpetuity and are subject to an annual charge, which covers the cost of ghillies wages, river board levy, maintenance of the bank together with boats and motors. The management charge for 2020/21 is £646/rod per week. Week 29 is one of the very best weeks on the Conon.

The fishings are managed by Peter Graham & Associates LLP.

Call us on 0131 476 6500 to discuss your ideal requirements.