South Chesthill Estate enjoys over 6 miles of single and double bank fishing and 32 pools on the River Lyon, one of the major Tay tributaries, which is a beautiful and varied river. Chesthill House can be booked to include salmon fishing and trout fishing and Gardener's Cottage can include trout fishing (both properties are listed on Britain's Finest).
Where is Fishing on the South Chesthill Estate located?
Chesthill is situated about 2.5 miles along Glen Lyon. Directions can be provided on request, or are available on the website.
Details on what activities are available at Fishing on the South Chesthill Estate?
• Beats 1 and 2: Chesthill fishings (2-3 rods max) pools 1 – 12. South Chesthill Estate operates a double bank approach for half the pools on any particular day.
• Beat 3 is Culdaremore (2 rods max, alternate days), pools 13 – 23. This beat operates in the same way as Beats 1 and 2, with double bank on alternate days, shared with Glenlyon Estate.
• Beat 4 is Inverinain (4 rods max, single bank, 6 days per week). This beat includes good pools in low water (Valley, Still Water) and one of the most productive pools in medium/high water, Boulder (the second top pool in 2016).
Things to do in the local area?
Locally, there are golf courses in Aberfeldy and Kenmore and watersports in Kenmore, Grandtull and Aberfeldy.
There are numerous local museums, castles, gardens and trails to explore.
Day fishing can be booked directly with the Keeper Ainster. Please call to book.