Linlithgow Loch Catch Report - 13/06/2022 – 19/06/2022

There have been 34 boats out in the past week. There were 198 rods, 91 fish were kept, weighing 281 lbs, and 122 fish were returned.


It’s been quieter this week with Tuesday being closed for Linlithgow Marches Day.


Monday’s catches were by Mr Graham returning 6, Brian Brogan 2 fish for 4 lbs 14oz and returned 4, Douglas Dowling managed to net 1 trout weighing 3 lbs 8oz using the same fast sinking line and black/green lures as Mr Brogan. Alan McGregor with his partner returned 10 fish caught on buzzers and fabs, and Mr Graham returned 6 trout using a DI 3 line and black/green snakes.


Wednesday saw Grangemouth AC out with 4 anglers keeping 5 fish for 16 lbs and returning 21 caught mostly on buzzers and fabs. Linlithgow Angling Club were also out with 4 anglers who kept 10 trout weighing 35 lbs 12oz. We had another 14 anglers out who kept 10 fish weighing 29 lbs 10oz and returned 18 into the loch.


On Thursday, Ron Thomson kept 2 for 8 lbs 5oz while Ian Dobbie returned 13 fish caught on dries and fabs.


Ian was out again on Friday, returning 9 fish taken on bloodworm patterns in 25 feet of water - see photo



Linlithgow Rose AC was out on Saturday with 4 anglers, they didn’t do too well returning only 2 fish. IBM fared better with their 6 anglers keeping 5 fish for 21 lbs and putting 13 back. Stewart Hepburn returned 3 rainbows.


Sunday saw Ian Dobbie out again, having a good day’s fishing with Jimmy Russell returning 21 fish caught on buzzers and fabs. George Pollini out on his own returned 10 trout into the loch, again, caught on buzzers. In the evening Mr Gray returned 1 trout with his 4-hour session, while Mr McGinlay kept 1 fish weighing 6 lbs 2oz caught on a daddy longlegs – see photo



We still continue to stock on a regular basis as seen on our Facebook page


Boats are available on most days for a full day or 4-hour sessions but to avoid disappointment please call 01506 671753 or book online in advance.