Protecting fish stocks in the Kyle district since the 1860s

Click on the links below for further important information on Salmon & Trout fishing
Catch & Release Policy                           Buyer Beware information

Reporting Pink Salmon/Deseased fish


River and Loch Angling Seasons

• Salmon & Sea Trout:
11th January until 30th September

• Brown Trout:
15th March until 6th October

Go to the individual river pages for details of angling opportunities, as fishing on most rivers must be arranged through the individual land owners.  In addition to the listed beats a wide variety of fishing is available in the area.

Angler with dog

Local permits can be obtained to fish in the Kyle estuary and certain areas through the Kyle of Sutherland Angling Association (KOSAA).

Seasonal permits to fish restricted areas in the Dornoch Firth are available through Kyle Board offices. Trout fishing is readily available from local angling clubs and hotels.

Lairg Angling Club

Dornoch and District Angling Association

Kyle of Sutherland Angling Association

Overscaig House Hotel

Oykel Bridge Hotel

Crask Inn

Ardgay Glamping Pods

We are very pleased to be able to offer for sale the KYLE RIVERS FISHING MAP which features the 4 primary rivers of the Oykel, Cassley, Carron and Shin.  The size is 400 x 600 mm unframed and retails at £34.00 the small profit we make on each map will be donated directly into the Kyle Trust funds.  To order a map just email us at

The maps are produced by Nigel Houldsworth and you can see more of his work here:-

Fishing maps - Kyle beats