Carman Trout Fishery
Near Renton is a reservoir stocked with quality rainbow, blue and brown averaging 3lbs.
Open all year the fishery offers fly only fishing from boat and bank with well made paths along the dam wall shore suitable for wheelchair access, there is wheelyboat available. They also allow bait and spinning on a catch and kill basis from 1st Nov to 28th Feb.
Fly life is good and allows many options from dry to traditional flies, nymphs and buzzers.
There are well made paths and a wheelie boat so very suitable for disabled anglers.
Call 017801 684578.
Google Map Reference 55.973818, -4.601586
Three fishing ponds, 3 acres fly only with disabled access and a 2 acre bait pond also with good access for disabled person. Stocked daily with fish of 2 to 20 lbs. Location 200 yards the Carbeth Inn on the A809. Contact Jim Rankin on 01360 771006.
Google Map Reference 55.982737, -4.370456
Woodburn Trout Fishery
This relatively new fishery is set up in the Campsie Hills just 5 minutes from Kilmarnock.
Stocked with rainbows and brownies from 2 to 20lb the fishing is good. There is a bait pond and a fly fishing in the former reservoir and boat for hire at very a reasonable additional price.
The bait pond has made paths around the edges and good platforms making it accessible for people with disabilitiies.
There is also a coffee shop on site
Call 01360 313806 or 07888758709
To see regular reports for this fishery goto Jim Boyd Reports
Google Map Reference 55.975864, -4.139850