Trout Fisheries in Scotland - West Lothian

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Allandale Tarn

Stocked daily with fish 1.8 to 18lbs. Rainbows, blues and brown trout. Permit options; day, 9 - 4.30pm, 4.30pm to dusk, parent and child and sporting ticket. Contact Allandale Tarn, Gavieside, West Calder, West Lothian, EH55 8PT, call 01506 873073, email Google Map Reference 55.865312, -3.562377

Ballencrieff Fishery

A new fishery near Bathgate, follow that A792 to Torphicen, turn right at the war memorial for 1 mile. 2 lochs, Loch Roan is 4 acres, Helee Pond two acres both consisting of mixed deeps, sandy shallows and islands offering a good fishing environment, stocked with rainbows and brown trout to 20lbs. There is a lodge selling snacks, drinks and tackle. 4 hours C & R £8 to £14 for 8 hours and 4hrs 2 fish + C & R £16 t £25 for 8 hours + C & R. Call 01506 630808. Google Map Reference 55.921189, -3.634992

Bangour Trout Fishery

A former reservior of 12.5 acres which has been significantly developed since being taken over in 2005. Today the facilities include a lodge with a tackle shop, catering facilities a lounge and wash room. There are 28 platforms offering 33 spaces on the reservoir.

Bangor has added full facilities for disabled angers including to platforms with wheel chair access.

Fishing is fly only for rainbows (stocked weekly, minmum 2lb) and browns to double figures as well as blues, goldens and steelheads. Call 01506 811335 or 07711384308.Google Map Reference 55.929572, -3.577830

Beecraigs Counrty Park

20 acre chalk spring loch stocked daily mostly with rainbows. All bookings on line. Contact The Park Centre, Beecraigs Country Park, near Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 6PL, Email call 01506 844516 - 844517 - 844518l Google Map Reference 55.951652, -3.586293

Bowden Springs Fishery

Rainbows, brown and blue trout to double figures in two lochs Bowden Springs, 2 acres, fly only and Carriber Loch, 5 acres. bait and fly. Contact Bowden Springs Fishery, Carriber, nr Linlithgow, EH49 6QE, call 01506 846420, email Google Map Reference 55.954301, -3.650219

Morton Fisheries

22 acres stocked mainly with rainbows but it has a few brown trout too. Contact Morton Fisheries, Morton, Mid Calder, West Lothian, EH53 0JT, call 01506 882293. Google Map Reference 53.140066, -2.250108

The boats available at no extra charge on Pottishaw Fly Fishery

Parkley Fishery

Near Livingston, bank only for rainbows and brown trout. Call 01506 842027. Google Map Reference 55.973111, -3.574072

Pottishaw Fly Fishery

Near Whitburn West Lothian. A 7 acre loch stocked with quality brown and rainbow trout ranging from 2 to 20lbs. Brown trout must be returned. Fishing is from the bank and from boats. The boats are available at no extra cost but as there are limited number of boats it would be best to call ahead and book one. The fishery is open 7 days a week from 6am to dusk, permits are £22 for a full day for four fish with C & R thereafter. A sporting ticket is £15 for 8 hours. There are half day tickets and parent and child deals available. Call 07784 061468 Google Map Reference 55.874351, -3.671118