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Scotia Fishing

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Waterloo Pl | Outside Apex hotel, Edinburgh EH3 6TD, Scotland
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An incredible experience

I was there from 19th to 21th of may with my brother. The guide, Callum is very nice and disponible... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matteo Z
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Fantastic Birthday Present

I am a keen fly fisherman and had been bought a day with Callum as a 30th birthday present by some... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
roberttcampbell
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Professionally guided fishing trips, fishing breaks & vacations in Scotland for Salmon, Trout, Grayling, Pike and various salt water species. Our packages include transport service, personal guide, permits, premium fishing tackle hire, safety equipment , breathable waders & boots, qualified casting tuition, gourmet lunches with Scottish sourced ingredients, snacks, water and professional photography from your day to keep as a souvenir. Scotia Fishing also provide fly casting lessons with Loop Tackle endorsed, SANA licensed and qualified Scottish Game Angling Instructor Callum Conner. Come and experience Scottish fishing at its best!
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Waterloo Pl | Outside Apex hotel, Edinburgh EH3 6TD, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was there from 19th to 21th of may with my brother. The guide, Callum is very nice and disponible to explain everything about spin or fly fishing, he's a very good teacher. We were in rivers Tweed and Tay both beautiful places. I absolutely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a keen fly fisherman and had been bought a day with Callum as a 30th birthday present by some friends, who joined me for our days fishing. Callum had selected an excellent beat on the river Tay which had some great pools and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went on this trip as a gift from family. The entire experience from planning the dates, where I would be staying and picked up for the day was all perfect. Now for the actual fishing I could not have ever imagined a more peaceful...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had two days Atlantic Salmon fishing with Scotia Fishing. Callum is an excellent guide. My two hand casting was a little rusty and he had me tuned up in no time. He’s great company on the river, professional and knowledgeable. I would highly recommended Scotia...More

Thank James B
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I'm not into fishing, but I have always been fascinated by fly fishing. My friend and I did a half day beginners session with Callum on the Tummel and it was excellent. Callum was very patient, a great teacher and clearly committed to his craft....More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I agreed to our morning of fly fishing for trout at the invitation of a friend, thinking a morning outing might be nice. It was fabulous! We had a great time. Callum was a fantastically patient and knowledgeable teacher and the river was lovely. I...More

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This was a truly great weekend and we will definitely come back! Excellent guiding by Callum, fantastic surroundings and a good fishing experience. Even the lunches were fantastic. We spent one day fishing Salmon in river Tay and one day fishing Trout and Grayling in...More

Thank Peter L
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

My first time salmon Fishing and what a fantastic day on the river Tay expertly guided by Callum. The information pack provided by Callum fully explains what to expect, what he provides and what you need to bring. Callum provided excellent coaching on technique and...More

Thank Thomas K
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

What a days fishing! 35 plus pike between my four friends and I. It exceeded our wildest expectations. Callum and Robert were professional, friendly and really made or day one to remember. Thanks again Callum. # Scotia fishing is no.1 :-)

Thank matthewkeniry
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Having spend many days around the world Collum led me to the salmon i wanted to catch. Fishing the Tay, Tummel und Isla was a beautiful time. Expected spring was more a late winter, water was f***g cold but we had a good time. He...More

Thank Leo V
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Bill M
24 April 2016|
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Response from Davyb1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bill. No Callum is a guide who'll take you to whatever kind of fishing you want. He does Fly, Course, Pike etc. If you book him he'll do whatever kind of location you want and he knows the good ones. Hope that helps.
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