Yearly Archives: 2017


Lomond System News

Submitted by admin on Thu, 08/24/2017 - 14:36 River Leven The barrage gates have been open constantly for three weeks with good numbers of fish going through. Yesterday the gauge at Bohill was showing 13'' above closing height and with the Loch still high we can expect good conditions for a while yet. On 16th [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00August 24th, 2017|Fishing Reports|

River Leven Clean Up

Submitted by admin on Tue, 08/22/2017 - 19:12 When we want rain we don't get it and when we don't (very seldom) it doesn't stop. Not a bad thing as far as fishing is concerned but how do we reach a happy medium?......never! The Loch level is again too high for Scottish Water to close [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Committee Blog|

Committee Update

Submitted by admin on Mon, 08/14/2017 - 20:36 Membership and Marketing The committee are delighted to announce that last week we welcomed this season's 60th new member which speaks volumes for the confidence and interest anglers have in the Lomond system. During March and April over thirty new and returning members took advantage of the [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00August 14th, 2017|Committee Blog|

Lomond System News

Submitted by admin on Tue, 08/08/2017 - 12:04 River Leven Summer monsoons over the last fortnight were good news for Leven anglers. Last Monday the barrage gates dropped to the riverbed allowing an unrestricted flow. This has encouraged more anglers onto the river and bringing fresh salmon in. Grilse and summer salmon are already widespread [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00August 8th, 2017|Fishing Reports|

Lomond System News

Submitted by admin on Tue, 07/25/2017 - 20:09 River Leven July can be a quiet month on the Lomond system but some encouraging news at the weekend. A  run of grilse and summer salmon appeaed on the river with good numbers moving in the upper reaches. Double Pipes, Top Pool and Stuckie Bridge featuring. 15 [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00July 25th, 2017|Fishing Reports|

Police Scotland – Information Requested.

Submitted by admin on Sun, 07/23/2017 - 20:03 Incident on River Leven - 21 July 2017. BBC News Two men pushed a fisherman into the river and then stole his fishing bag which had his Rolex watch inside, police have said. The 48-year-old was fishing on the River Leven in Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire, at [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00July 23rd, 2017|Committee Blog|

Lomond System News – 12.07.2017

Submitted by admin on Wed, 07/12/2017 - 20:01 River Leven High water levels on the Loch last week brought Leven anglers a bonus with the gates remaining open all week. Now back at summer low again....... 28 June, Jim Patterson reports.. 3.25lb seatrout caught behind the cricket pitch tonight. I was fishing for brownies on [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00July 12th, 2017|Fishing Reports|

Committee Update

Submitted by admin on Wed, 07/12/2017 - 20:55 Montrose Estates Lease Montrose Estates are the second biggest riparian owner on the Lomond system having the majority of fishing rights on the east side of  the Loch and some stretches of the lower Endrick. We are very pleased to announce that we have negotiated a new [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00July 12th, 2017|Committee Blog|

Lomond System News – 27.06.2017

Submitted by admin on Tue, 06/27/2017 - 16:57 River Leven The Loch level has now dropped back and the barrage gates closed yesterday reducing the river flow to summer level. However we are almost into July which is not noted for being the driest month on the calendar...... Nevertheless some good sized summer salmon coming [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00June 27th, 2017|Fishing Reports|

LLAIA/LLFT Relationship – The Current Situation.

Submitted by admin on Sun, 06/18/2017 - 20:43 Over the past few days various posts have appeared on social media and web sites about a 'break down' in the relationship between the Loch Lomond Angling Association and the Loch Lomond Fisheries Trust. We would now like to dispel these rumours. Following the LLAIA AGM in [...]

By |2018-03-10T23:34:41+00:00June 18th, 2017|Committee Blog|
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